Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for our fund program, applicants must be affiliated with an academic institution or non-profit research laboratory.

Funds are available for research projects. College faculty members, research staff, and postdocs are qualified to submit proposals. Undergraduates and graduates are able to submit proposals as a part of advanced ongoing research programs which faculty supervisions are required for the submission.


Submit your proposal

Step 1: Ensure that your proposal meets the following requirements:

  • Language: Must be written in English or Chinese
  • Contents: 1. Overview
    • Proposal Title
    • Background and Significance
    2. Proposal Body
    • Research goals, including a problem statement.
    • Description of the proposed method
    • Research plan
    • Expected outcomes and results
    • Resource requirement estimates (e.g., data, compute requirements, human resource, equipment) for your project
    • Biographical Sketches of Principal Investigator(s)
    • References, if applicable

Proposal Template - English.

Proposal Template - Chinese.

Step 2: Go to the online submission tool . Filling out a form requesting basic information and uploading proposal and CV

Step 3: Submit your proposal by the deadline.

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Research Agreement


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