Call for submission of new THRIP applications for 2013/2014
The Technology and Human Resources for Industry Programme (THRIP) is a partnership programme that is funded by the Department of Trade and Industry and managed by the National Research Foundation (NRF). This programme promotes partnerships in pre-commercial research between business and the public-funded research base including universities and research institutions. On a cost-sharing basis with industry, THRIP supports Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) research collaboration focused on addressing the technology needs of the participating firms. THRIP also encourages and supports the development and mobility of research personnel and students among participating organisations. All projects funded by THRIP must include human resource development.
Interested researchers are invited to submit applications to this call, in accordance with the requirements and eligibility criteria as set out in the THRIP guide for funding in 2013. The call for new THRIP applications will be open from 09 July to 15 August 2012. The SU internal deadline is 31 July 2012. If you are interested in applying for THRIP funding, please contact Margot Steyn (email@example.com) or Sarita Groenewald (firstname.lastname@example.org) and get more information at http://www0.sun.ac.za/research/en/thrip-introduction/thrip-introduction.