Research Information

Research Grant

INTI Research Grant

Phase 2(2021)



  • Science & Technology Award (STA).
  • Science & Technology Research Grant (STRG).
  • Science Education Award (SEA).

2020 "Hubert Curien Partnership (PHC) - Hibiscus - France-Malaysia" Research Funding Programme (Click on MTSF Programs)

The application is to be done through MyGRANTS.

Grants offered by The World Academy of Sciences

Malaysia Toray Science Foundation

Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)


Abe Fellowship

National Grants from MOE

  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS).
  • Prototype Development Research Grant Scheme (PRGS).
  • Long-term Research Grant Scheme (LRGS)
  • Transdisciplinary Research Grant Scheme (TRGS)

Grants from Sumitomo Foundation

  • Grant for Japan-related Research Projects (yearly).
  • Grant for Projects for the Protection, Preservation, Restoration of Cultural Properties outside Japan (yearly).
  • Grant for Environmental Research Projects
  • Grant for Basic Science Research Projects

MACEE Fulbright Malaysia Grants (requires exchange for about 3-12 months)

  • Fulbright Malaysian Scholar Program.
  • Fulbright Malaysian Professional Exchange Program.
  • Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program.
  • Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program.
  • Fulbright U.S.-ASEAN Visiting Scholar Program.

Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Research Grant - UPDATE
No. Grant Link Deadline
1. The Merdeka Award Grant Official Website 22 February to 3 May
2. Engineering Information Foundation Grants Programs Official Website February 28 and August 31, every year
3. The Toyota Foundation Official Website From April 1 to June 5, 2021
4. Asia Pacific Economic Coorperation Official Website
  • Dates for Project Session 1, 2021 - 22 March
  • Dates for Project Session 2, 2021- 28 June
  • 5. International Funding Available - UK Arts & Humanities Research Council Official Website -Refer Scheme-
    6. Malaysia Laboratories for Academia-Business Collaboration (MyLAB) Official Website 31 May 2021
    7. The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    8. US Civilian Research & Development Foundation Global (CRDF Global) Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    9. Merck 2021 Research Grants Official Website 31 August 2021
    10. Nagao Natural Environment Foundation Official Website
  • 20 April 2021 for those research projects starting from the period between July to December 2021
  • 19 October 2021 for those research projects starting from the period between January to June 2022
  • 11. CREST R&D Grant Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    12. International Visiting Researchers at Max Planck Institutes Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    13. National Science Foundation Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    14. Terra Viva Grants (A Completed Directory of Grant for Agriculture, Energy & Natural Resources) Official Website - Refer Scheme -
    15. Public - Private Research Network (PPRN) Official Website - Refer Scheme -

    Note : The list above is not exhaustive. There are more to be explored.

    Please browse the respective websites from time to time to get the updates on the opening of the grants.

    Please be mindful also that HR may need to be consulted with for certain grants before application.

    Secretariat of Research INTI-IU:

  • Miss Subashini K. Rajanthran -
  • Miss Rahaini -
  • Research grant information is provided by the Office of Research, Develeopment & Consultancy

    Content updated by Tan Sri Abdul Majid Library

    Last reviewed: April 2021