2019 Call for Seed Funding Proposals at MIT | MIT Portugal Partnership 2030

The MIT Portugal Partnership 2030 (MPP2030) is inviting submissions of project proposals for one-year seed funding at MIT. MPP2030 is a strategic international partnership between Portuguese universities and research institutions, MIT, the Portuguese government, as well as partners from industry and other non-academic institutions. For the 2019 call at MIT, we are seeking outstanding proposals in the following four data-science driven areas: (1) Climate Science & Climate Change, (2) Earth Systems: Oceans to Near Space, (3) Digital Transformation in Manufacturing, and (4) Sustainable Cities. Eligible proposals by principal investigators from MIT have to be submitted by February 15, 2019, 11:59 pm EST. The maximum award per seed project is $90,000; funding is only available at MIT. Please review the call announcement document for further details. Proposals have to be submitted using the proposal template. Please contact [email protected] if you have any further questions.

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Introducing the MIT Portugal Partnership 2030

MPP2030 focuses on fostering research between MIT and Portuguese universities, research institutes, laboratories, companies, and other entities in the areas of Climate Science & Climate Change, Earth Systems: Oceans to Near Space, Digital Transformation in Manufacturing, and Sustainable Cities. Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date on the upcoming Call for Proposals this fall.

The MIT Portugal Program is an international collaboration seeking to demonstrate that an investment in science, technology and higher education can have a positive, lasting impact on the economy by addressing key societal issues through quality education and research in the emerging field of engineering systems.