SINO-MALTA Fund 2023 Joint Call for Project Proposals


The Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of the People’s Republic of China would like to announce that the SINO-MALTA Fund 2023 Joint Call for Project Proposals is now open for Malta-based applicants. The SINO-MALTA Fund supports research, development, and innovation projects between Maltese and Chinese researchers.

For the SINO-MALTA 2023 Joint Call, the eligible Thematic Areas are:

1. Health, with a focus on:

  • Cancer,
  • Cellular therapy,
  • Drug development,
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine,
  • Digital tools to support healthcare.

2. Green and Blue Economy Transitions, with a focus on:

  • Renewable energy,
  • Sustainable mobility,
  • Smart manufacturing,
  • Marine and Maritime technologies.

3. Digital technologies,

  • Digital technologies may remain general as a theme,
  • Digital technologies as a cross-cutting theme may be equally supported.

Proposal Deadline: 27th June, 23:59 CET

The submission process for the 2023 Call will follow a one-stage process that allows for Malta-based applicants to find China-based partners to collaborate and submit a full proposal that describes the state of the art, methodology, implementation, and foreseen outcomes.

Click on the below link to download application forms and guidelines.

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Malta Council for Science and Technology
Call Deadline: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2023
Further Information:
External Link