The Huawei Innovation Research Program (HIRP) provides funding opportunities to leading universities and research institutes conducting innovative research in communication technology, computer science, engineering, and related fields. HIRP seeks to identify and support world-class, full-time faculty members, sets up win-win collaboration and pursues technology innovation of mutual interest.
Outstanding HIRP winners are invited to establish further long-term research partrnership and collaboration with Huawei’s various international research and engineering groups.
HIRP OPEN is a 1-2 year award that supports contract-based innovation research with an annual amount from USD 30,000 - USD 70,000. Larger awards may be possible for outstanding proposals. In HKUST, the awarded projects will be hosted under the HKUST R and D Corporation Ltd., jointly with Huawei-HKUST Innovation Laboratory.
For more information, please refer to the Application Guide of HIRP OPEN 2017.
However, proposals for other innovative subjects are also welcome.
HIRP OPEN 2017 Timeline
Application Deadline: 09:00AM, 16th June 2017 (Beijing Standard Time, GMT +8)
The “HIRP OPEN Proposal” template is available here as well.
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This program is considered as industrial research collaborations with HKUST. Contract execution and management of the funded projects will be handled by HKUST R and D Corporation Ltd. (RDC).