Midstream Research Programme for Universities (MRP)
MRP aims to encourage universities funded by the University Grants Committee (UGC) to collaborate with leading research institutes worldwide to conduct more theme-based inter-disciplinary and translational research and development (R&D) work in focused technology areas.
- Maximum Funding Support: HK$5 million per project for Standalone Projects; HK$10 million per project for Collaboration Projects involving multiple disciplines or research institutes (priority accorded).
- Maximum Project Duration: 36 months.
- Industry Sponsorship: NOT mandatory.
- Intellectual Property Rights Ownership: lead applicant.