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The Rocca Project  provides funding  for collaboration between MIT  professors and Politecnico professors for travel  costs and organization of workshop to help start scientific collaborations in the fields of Bioengineering, electronics, Information Technology, Life Sciences and Energy.

The deadline for Rocca Project applications for Seed Funds is the 21st of September- as it is for all the other MISTI Seed Funds .  As in the past, it will still be possible to apply after the deadline.  

Information and the application form are available online:

Progetto Rocca: Seed Funds - MIT

Seed Funds : Travel Grants ; Seed Funds ; Workshops and Colloquia ; Funded Initiatives ; The Progetto Rocca funds about half a dozen start- up collaborations between ...

Professors interested in taking part must register online ( this is due to the way the software handles the requests) and the system ‘cuts’ the projects which exceed the allowed  length. A professor from Politecnico di Milano can submit an application.

We would like to remind you that the deadline for the call for the Rocca Project for PhD candidates and Postdoc is the 1st of October 2016 (the next one will be 1st May 2017).


More information available on the site