Council for Scientific and Industrial Research South Africa
Innovation networks
Feasibility studies
Baseline studies
Call for Proposal
Regional innovation

The Regional Innovation Support Programme (RISP) invites participants to submit  proposals for the following two separate and independent elements: 

  1. Regional Innovation Networking platforms aimed at establishing networking platforms to bring together research, development and innovation communities, technology SMMEs, industry and government.
  2. Feasibility study or business plan support support for innovation enabling mechanisms such as:

    a. Science and Technology Parks, Techno Parks, Innovation Hubs, Tech Hubs or other similar concepts.

    b. Other innovation enabling mechanisms and initiatives.

Click here to submit a proposal. 

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