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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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.