Published on: 2015-02-13
[Update 2] The results have been announced. Please refer to http://iems.ust.hk/research/iems-research-grant-awards/
[Update] The deadline for proposal submission has been extended to March 15, 2015.
For enquiries, please contact us at 3469 2215 or iems_AT_ust.hk
HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies (HKUST IEMS) is happy to announce the new around of IEMS Research Grants (2014-2015) and invite research proposals.
HKUST faculty and research staff are welcome to submit application for research grants of up to HK$125,000 for individual projects and HK$150,000 per Principal Investigator for collaborative projects. Priority will be given to collaborative research projects and proposals that are oriented around the follow themes:
- Human capital, employment, and structural change
- Innovation and entrepreneurship
- Global economic integration
- Financial development
- Corporate governance
Detailed terms and conditions of the Grants can be found in the IEMS Research Grant Guidelines. To apply, please prepare a proposal that includes a completed grant proposal form and no more than 3 pages of text per HKUST Principal Investigator (not including references, single-spaced, 12-point font) that discusses the relevance of the project to challenges facing emerging markets, the research methodology, and justifications for the budget. All application materials should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on Monday, 9 February 2015. Funding decisions will be announced in March 2015.