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CREST R&D Grant Cycle 1/2017

CREST R&D Grant Cycle 1/2017 is now open!

Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology (CREST) Center has announced the opening of application for CREST R&D Grant Cycle 1/2017 to researchers from the institutions of higher learning and the industries. The grant is intended to drive new technology development and innovation of products and solutions for the intended market.

There are 2 categories of grant:

i. CREST Open R&D Grant
ii. CREST Targeted R&D Grant

Please refer to CREST website for updated information on the grants:
1. CREST R&D Grant Application Procedure - click to view
2. CREST Open R&D Grant - click to view
3. CREST Targeted R&D Grant - click to view

Prospective applicants are invited to attend the CREST R&D Grant Briefing session at the following locations.
Admission is FREE.
Please RSVP (at least a day before the briefing) to reserve your seat by clicking HERE

5 January 2017 (Thursday) 10.00am - 12.00pm
Dewan Jemaah Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia (UTHM),
Aras 5, Bangunan Perpustakaan Tunku Tun Aminah,
Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia, 86400 Parit Raja,
Batu Pahat, JOHOR
10 January 2017 (Tuesday) 10.00am - 12.00pm
Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Jalan Sultan Yahya Petra,

All applications must be:
1. Assessed and recommended by the respective Research Centre; and
2. Recommended by Faculty before the submission to IPSR.

Documents to be submitted in one (1) set of hardcopy and softcopy (Email):
1. CREST R&D Project-Application-Form-Rev 5 or CREST Targeted R&D Project Application Form Rev.2
2. Budget (Excel spreadsheet) - refer to the embedded template file in the application form;
3. Executive Summary (as attached)
4. Support letter by Company - refer to the embedded template file in the application form;
5. Support letter by Industry - refer to the embedded template file in the application form;
6. Recommendation form from Research Centre & Faculty (as attached)

SUBMISSION DUE DATE TO IPSR : 27 January 2017 (Friday)

For further enquiries, kindly contact:
Banu ( Ext. 848
Azahian Abdul Kadir ( Ext. 846

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