Seeking Proposals for Joint R&D Projects between Singapore and Israel

Background / Description

The Singapore Israel Industrial R&D Foundation (SIIRD) is a co-operation between Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and Israel Innovation Authority to promote, facilitate and support joint industrial R&D collaboration between Singapore-based companies and Israel-based companies across different industries.

SIIRD seeks to promote R&D between Singapore and Israel by providing up to US$1M in funding for joint R&D projects between them. You may find out more about the types of project grants available here.

Companies from Singapore and Israel are invited to submit joint R&D project proposals from any sector area.

Technical Specifications

Eligibility Criteria

Project participants must meet the following criteria:

  • The application must be jointly submitted by a Singapore-registered company and an Israel registered company.
  • Either company must not have more than 20% shareholding in the partnering company.
  • The joint project must be undertaken in Singapore and Israel, with at least 30% of the actual R&D work done in Singapore and Israel respectively.
  • Technology and product developed must have potential for commercialisation.


Submission Process

Find out more about the application process here.



The submitted proposals will be subjected to evaluation by independent professionals from Singapore and Israel, after which the evaluated proposals will be submitted to SIIRD Board for approval. SIIRD Board convenes twice a year.


Funding Conditions

Projects that are approved by the SIIRD Board will qualify for SIIRD funding of up to US$1M. You may find out more about the types of project grants available here.



Check out the list of R&D project opportunities on the SIIRD website:


You can also check out some of the opportunities on the IPI Online Marketplace, subject to the eligibility criteria. Some featured technology profiles from Israel on the Online Marketplace are as follows:

Post your Project Opportunity

On the SIIRD website:

  • Fill up a Partner Search Request Form HERE

On the IPI Online Marketplace:

  • Register for a free IPI online account and login to submit your tech offer or tech need to post your technology partnership opportunity.


Alternatively, get in touch with us by clicking on the 'Make an Enquiry' button below.

Contact Points from each participating country:

What we are not interested in

Projects that do not involve any co-development or R&D cooperation.

Preferred Business Model

  • R&D Collaboration
  • Licensing

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