Research Funding

Internal Grants

TOP DRAWER PROPOSAL

Aim:
The Institute of Research Management & Services, UM will assist to match proposal with available grant. The number of application will be recorded in Faculty’s KPO

Area:
Open to all research areas

Deadline:
No deadline

Period:
No Limit

Fund Limit:
No Limit

How to apply?:
Submit application form to: rmc_dental@um.edu.my


PARTNERSHIP GRANT

Aim:
– Researchers who received international and industrial research funds from international institutions/agencies or national/international industries
– Carry out R&D projects that can contribute to the discovery of new ideas and the advancement of knowledge in applied sciences, focusing on high impact and innovative research.
– Incentive and awarded as a separate grant to researchers who have successfully secured international/industrial research funds.

Area:
Open to all research areas

Deadline:
The project duration as stated in the contract between the two parties.

Period:
No Limit

Fund Limit:
RM 25,000.00

How to apply?:
Submit application form to:
Director of IPPP’s Office
Level 7, Research Management & Innovation Complex
University of Malaya 50603 Kuala Lumpur


External/National Grants

DIGITAL SOCIETY RESEARCH GRANT 2020

Aim:
To contribute to the evidence base that is necessary for the nation to optimize on the advancements made in the deployment of communications infrastructure and service. This will in turn inform policy, programmes and interventions aimed at promoting the inclusion and participation of all segments of the population as the nation transitions towards being a fully digitally connected and informed society.

Area:
Digital citizenship and cyberwellness & digital inclusion.

Deadline:
30th October 2020

Period:
6 Month

Fund Limit:
RM 10,000.00

How to apply?:
Email your application to:
research.enterprise@mcmc.gov.my
ppgp@um.edu.my
rmc_dental@um.edu.my


INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATIVE FUND (ICF)

Aim:
to provide a platform for investment in expanding and enhancing research capacity, and increasing collaborative R&D partnership for competitive R&D projects

Area:
Biotechnology, Agriculture and Forestry, Computer Sciences and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Engineering and Technology & Medical and Health Sciences.

Deadline:
1st November 2020

Period:
24 Months

Fund Limit:
RM 500,000.00

How to apply?:
Online application:
https://edana.mosti.gov.my/edana/

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT FUND (MOSTI R&D FUND)

Aim:
Open to businesses and researchers interested in obtaining fund to carry out projects for economic growth and societal benefit. Proposed projects must be at least at Proof of Concept (POC) level; it must be well designed, scientifically valid, and competitive with current technologies and research works. The project output shall be new products, processes or systems by which value can be created for customers, businesses and society.

Area:
Sustainable Environment & Biodiversity, Water & Food Security, Healthcare; and Advanced Manufacturing.

Deadline:
1st November 2020

Period:
24 Months

Fund Limit:
RM 3,000,000.00

How to apply?:
Online application:
https://edana.mosti.gov.my/edana/

International Grant

THE SUMITOMO FOUNDATION FISCAL 2020 GRANT FOR JAPAN-RELATED RESEARCH PROJECTS

Aim:
to enhance mutual understanding between Asian countries and Japan through promoting research projects in the field of the social sciences or humanities that are related to Japan.

Area:
Any research project to be carried out by an individual or a group in the field of the social sciences or humanities that is related to Japan.

Deadline:
16th October 2020

Period:
12 Months

Fund Limit:
RM 8,000.00- RM 60,000.00

How to apply?:
Submit application form to: LEVEL 4, Research Management & Innovation Complex (IPPP – PPGP)