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Aichi Science and Technology Foundation

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Industry-academia joint research grant

Challenge R&D Project for Industry-Academia Group

We support outstanding research themes that “joint research organizations” that consisting of local small and medium-sized enterprises and universities use their research seeds to develop innovative products and manufacturing technologies for practical application and commercialization in the form of research commissions.

Overview of the system

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Research conducted jointly by universities and companies on R&D topic that link achievements of basic researc held by universities with the technological needs of companies.

Period of open call

Early February to mid-March

 Announcement  time of adoption

Mid May

Number of adoption

About 2 cases

Commissioned expenses

Annual amount of 6 million yen or less

Project period

2 years (with annual evaluation)


Universities, etc. + Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

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