Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) is seeking to fund researchers who are at the initial stages of developing a new or innovative technology, product, process or service with strong commercial potential.
For researchers who wish to pursue the commercialisation of a technology, TIDA provides:
- Independent technical evaluation by international peer review process
- €100k in project funding
- Entrepreneurship and commercialisation training
The TIDA 2017 call is open to:
- Independent Investigators who are Lead Principal or Co-Principal Investigators responsible for a competitively awarded, internationally peer reviewed research grant secured/active over the last 5 years (2012-2017);
- Postdoctoral researchers (with a maximum of 8 year’s postdoctoral research experience) currently funded under a competitively awarded, internationally peer reviewed research grant.
Please refer to the TIDA 2017 call documentation for all details regarding programme remit, eligibility, and application procedure. Click here for full details on the call.
Call Launch 10th April 2017
Webinar 25th April 2017
Abstract Deadline 19th May 2017
Deadline for Full Proposal Submission 2nd June 2017, 13.00 Dublin Local Time
Funding Decision October 2017
A webinar will be held on Tuesday, 25th of April at 14.00 hrs (Dublin local time) to outline the details of the programme call.
To register for the Webinar click here
For programme-related queries please contact: TIDA@sfi.ie