Foundation / Corporation
United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) and U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)
12/10/20 for NSF applications. BSF applications are due by 5:00 PM Israel Time on November 25, 2019.
Grants to USA and Israel scientists affiliated with IHEs, nonprofits, government agencies, and hospitals for collaborative scientific research projects. Funding is intended to support projects that focus on computational neuroscience. Funding is intended for computational work but can also involve empirical work.
GrantWatch ID#: 176064
The size of the grant to the Israeli is expected to be larger than traditional BSF grants, possibly up to $80,000/year for experimental studies and $55,000/year for theoretical and computer-based research. These sums are subject to the availability of funds. If more than a single Israeli group is involved in the research, the budget may be increased by up to 50%.
Duration of grants to Israelis will follow the approved grant length to his/her partner(s).
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
USA applicants must apply to NSF through FastLane:
Israel applicants must apply through BSF:
Questions by the Israeli regarding the applicability of a proposed research for this program should be directed by the U.S. partner to the program officer at the NSF.
Other questions regarding this special NSF-BSF program can be discussed with the BSF management by mail or phone:
Dr. Rachel (Heni) Haring
972-2-5828239 ext. 110
Ms. Yael Dressler
972-2-5828239 ext. 103
Questions regarding the online application system should be directed to:
Ms. Orli Rozencwajg
972-2-5828239 ext .109
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