KORIL R&D Program

Call for proposals 2018 (35th BOD)

  • Date06/27/2018
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Call for New proposals

The Korea-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation (KORIL-RDF) is a bi-national foundation, created by the governments of the State of Israel and the Republic of Korea, whose mission is to promote & support technological collaboration in innovative R&D between commercial companies in both countries.

The products developed in these joint-ventures must have a civilian application and be market-oriented. Grants can be obtained for up to 50% of the R&D costs of a project.

KORIL-RDF is to implement a pilot enlargement of grant size effective as of 2nd half of 2018 to 1st half 2019.

-Full scale project-
Maximum possible joint full-scale project grant: US$ 2 million


Pilot period

Maximum Grant Size


$ 1,000,000$ 2,000,000

Project R&D Costs



Eligible proposal submission deadlines:

31 July 2018

31 January 2019

The maximum actual grant will vary to be commensurate with proposal evaluation grades.

Overall GradeAB+BB-CD
Maximum Grant % of funding5045403530REJECT
Maximum Grant (USD)2,000,0001,800,0001,600,0001,300,0001,000,000-

-Mini & Feasibility scale project-
Mini-project proposals of Feasibility Study may be submitted year-round, without a deadline.
Maximum possible joint full-scale project grant: US$ 2 million
Project type

Maximum Budget

Maximum Grant


Mini scale

$ 400,000$ 200,00012 month



$ 60,000$ 30,000 3 month

Guidelines and forms are available here:

R&D proposals from all technology sectors are welcome - innovation is key!

Please feel free to contact us in order to discuss your proposal.

o Korea Office: Jae Yeon Kim, Industry Analyst

                        - tel: 82-2-6009-8248

                        - e-mail:

o Israel Office: Ms. Deborah Schabes, Israel Manager

                        - tel: 972-3-5118183

                        - e-mail: