Accelerating Growth through U.S. – Israel Strategic Partnerships

The Next Opportunity to Submit U.S.- Israel
Joint Proposals to the BIRD Foundation
To be considered, a project proposal should include:

R&D cooperation between two, unrelated companies, one registered in Israel and the other in the U.S. The companies should jointly apply for BIRD support.

Research and development topics within the scope of this call include but are not limited to: Life Sciences, Cleantech, Communications, Electronics, Software, Homeland Security (HLS), etc. Refer to for more information on Homeland Security & Cyber Security projects

The jointly developed technology or product(s) must have considerable innovation.

Significant commercial potential.
The maximum conditional grant per project is up to $1 million per project (up to 50% of the R&D costs associated with the joint project)
Timetable and deadlines:
Executive Summaries (using BIRD’s template) – September 10, 2013
Full Proposals (following BIRD’s detailed instructions) – October 17, 2013
Decisions – December 11, 2013
Please refer to BIRD’s website for submission details –
For further inquiries please contact:
In Israel: Ms. Einat Spivak,,Tel: 972-3-6988300
In the U.S.: Ms. Andrea Yonah,,Tel: 609-356-0305
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Andrea Yonah
BIRD Foundation
US East Coast Representative
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