Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme 2019 +


The Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is receiving proposals under the Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme Plus (IPAS+). This year the Scheme is divided into two options. Applicants are to fill in the appropriate sections of the form; they may select either Option A or Option B, or both:

 

Option A: opportunities for collaborative initiatives between Maltese academic institutions, public entities, or private entities and at least one foreign research centre or academic/private entity of proven track record of excellence. Proposals should describe the nature of the joint activities that would be funded through the Award. Applicants are to demonstrate how the proposed activities contribute towards and align with achieving the goals of the National R&I Strategy 2020, and to describe the potential of any activities to become self-sustaining or generate longer-term outcomes.

 

Option B: opportunities for Maltese entities intending to submit a Horizon 2020 (H2020) proposal as the coordinator of the consortium to engage a service provider (local or foreign) who will be supporting the applicant through proposal writing and submission.

The amount of the Award available to any one successful applicant is capped at €5000 per Option. All projects are evaluated by a selection panel set up by MCST on the basis of evaluation criteria outlined in the Call text.

 

Interested Applicants are to submit their application form electronically to Mr. Mark Farrugia at mark.c.farrugia@gov.mt with “IPAS+ – Application 2019” as subject heading.

 

The deadline for submission is midnight on 21st June 2019.

 

All submissions must be initialised / signed, dated and/or stamped on each page. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

The Application must be dated, signed and stamped on each page by the applicant. All received applications shall be acknowledged by email.

 

Additional information can be found in the documents attached to this call. Alternatively, interested parties may contact Mr. Mark Farrugia on 2 360 2178 or 2360 2000.

 

Downloads:

 

Application Form 2019

Call for Applications 2019

State Aid 2019

 

 

 

Internationalisation Partnership Award Scheme 2018

 

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is accepting applications for the submission of project proposals under the Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme 2018.

 

The deadline for submission is noon on the 4th June 2018.

 

The Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme aims to foster mutually beneficial international relationships between local R&I-performing academic or private entities and foreign counterparts. The scheme will achieve this by funding a number of activities which can promote Internationalisation through either one or a combination of the following:

 

the development of joint teaching curricula for Masters or PhD students:

 

placements for local researchers in foreign institutions for the purposes of furthering research & innovation collaboration:

 

the arrangement of strategic and targeted visits by local academics/researchers and representatives of private entities to foreign institutions in order to participate in research & innovation activities of an exploratory and developmental nature:

 

the organisation of seminars or workshops on a particular research and innovation area in Malta that would benefit from the participation of foreign experts:

 

the development of transnational research & innovation proposals for submission to third party-funders, e.g. H2020, etc.

 

All projects are evaluated by a selection panel set up by MCST on the basis of evaluation criteria outlined in the Call text. Interested applicants are to submit their application form electronically to mark.c.farrugia@gov.mt with “Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme Application 2018” as a subject.

 

An Information session will be carried out at Malta Council for Science and Technology, Villa Bighi, Kalkara on Tuesday 15th May 2018 at 10.00am. Kindly confirm your attendance by sending an email to mark.c.farrugia@gov.mt by Friday 11th May 2018

 

The Application must be dated, signed and stamped on each page by the applicant. All received applications shall be acknowledged by email.

 

Additional information can be found in the documents attached to this call. Alternatively, interested parties may contact Mr. Mark Farrugia on 2360 2178 or 2360 2000.

 

Call for Applications 2018

Application Form 2018

State Aid 2018

Internationalisation Partnership Award Scheme 2017

  • The Malta Council for Science and Technology is accepting applications for the submission of project proposals under the Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme 2017. The deadline for submission is noon on the 30th August 2017. The Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme aims to foster mutually beneficial international relationships between local R&I-performing academic or private entities and foreign counterparts based in the EU. The scheme will achieve this by funding a number of activities which can promote internationalisation through either one or a combination of the following:
  • Ø the development of joint teaching curricula for Masters or PhD students
  • Ø placements for local researchers in foreign institutions for the purposes of furthering research & innovation collaboration
  • Ø the arrangement of strategic and targeted visits by local academics/researchers and representatives of private entities to foreign institutions in order to participate in research & innovation activities of an exploratory and developmental nature
  • Ø the organisation of seminars or workshops on a particular research and innovation area in Malta that would benefit from the participation of foreign experts
  • Ø the development of transnational research & innovation proposals for submission to third party-funders, e.g. H2020, etc.
  • All projects are evaluated by a selection panel set up by MCST on the basis of evaluation criteria outlined in the Call text. Interested applicants are to submit their application form electronically to mark.c.farrugia@gov.mt with “Internationalisation Partnership Awards Scheme Application 2017” as a subject. The Application must be dated, signed and stamped on each page by the applicant. All received applications shall be acknowledged by email. Additional information can be found in the documents attached to this call. Alternatively, interested parties may contact Mr. Mark Farrugia on 2360 2178 or 2360 2115.
  • State-Aid-2017
  • Call-for-Applications-2017
  • Application-Form-2017