The 2023-2024 Seed Fund Cycle is now open

To Apply: Use this portal link

The Application deadline is December 12, 2023.

Applicants must submit their proposals using the online application portal (new application coming in early fall 2023). Grantees are required to complete a final report at the end of the grant period. At the completion of the grant cycle, all unused funds will be returned to Global Seed Funds.

  • To create a new proposal, click on "Sign up" under "Need an Account?" on the right side of the homepage. 
  • Proposals can be saved as you are working on it before submission. 
  • The proposal can be started by either the MIT applicant or the international collaborator.
  • Once you have started your proposal, you can add the other team members to your project proposal by using the "Add Member" feature on the main page.


2022-2023 Seed Funds Award Winners are listed here

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