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Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET U.S.-Israel Cooperation Published New Call for Proposals to Foster Advanced Technologies for First Responders

The Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced a new Call for Proposals for 'NextGen First Responder...


Nov 21, 2016, 08:00 ET BIRD Foundation to Publish Call for Proposals to Foster Advanced Technologies for First Responders

The Israel -U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced a new Call for Proposals for the "NextGen First...


Dec 15, 2015, 08:00 ET New U.S.-Israel Cooperation to Foster Advanced Technologies for First Responders

The Israel -U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)...


Nov 24, 2015, 08:00 ET BIRD Energy to Invest $5.1 Million in Cooperative Israeli-U.S. Clean Energy Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MIEW) have selected six projects...


Dec 29, 2014, 08:00 ET BIRD - Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $8.3 Million in 11 New Projects

During its meeting on December 16, 2014, held in Jerusalem, Israel, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and...


Dec 08, 2014, 08:43 ET BIRD Energy to Invest $4 Million in Cooperative Israeli-U.S. Clean Energy Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MIEW) have selected five...


Aug 21, 2014, 05:36 ET Opportunities for Funding: U.S.-Israel Cooperation in Innovative Technologies - Stimulates, Promotes and Supports Industrial R&D

New Call for Proposals announced by the BIRD Foundation, in cooperation with the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and...


Jul 08, 2014, 09:52 ET BIRD - Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $9 Million in 11 New Projects

During its meeting on June 26, 2014, held in Washington D.C., the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and...


May 13, 2014, 07:15 ET Opportunities for Funding U.S.-Israel Cooperation for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

BIRD Energy announced its sixth funding cycle for U.S.-Israel joint project proposals with a focus on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. To...


Jan 14, 2014, 07:15 ET 'BIRD Energy' Announces $3.6 Million in Cooperative Clean Energy Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MEW) have selected four projects...


Jun 17, 2013, 08:48 ET BIRD - Israel - U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $11 Million in 14 new Projects

During its meeting on June 5, 2013, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD)...


Apr 29, 2013, 08:00 ET Opportunities for Funding U.S.-Israel Cooperation for Renewable Energy and Efficiency

The current call for proposals announced by BIRD Energy is in its fifth funding cycle for U.S.-Israel joint Project Proposals with a focus on...


Jan 03, 2013, 08:00 ET BIRD - Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $9 Million in Ten New Projects

During its meeting on December 19, 2012, held in Tel Aviv, Israel, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and...


Dec 17, 2012, 07:00 ET "BIRD Energy" Announces $3.5 Million in Cooperative Clean Energy Projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Israel's Ministry of Energy and Water Resources (MEW) have selected four projects to receive $3.5 million...


Jul 30, 2012, 07:15 ET Opportunities for Funding U.S.-Israel Cooperation in Innovative Homeland Security Technologies

The BIRD Foundation announced its next funding cycle with a call for U.S.-Israel joint project proposals focusing on innovative R&D...


Jul 02, 2012, 04:21 ET BIRD - Israel-US Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $7.15 Million in Eight New Projects

During its meeting on June 21, held in Boston, MA, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD)...


Feb 06, 2012, 07:57 ET Opportunities for Funding U.S.-Israel Cooperation for Renewable Energy and Efficiency

The current call for proposals announced by BIRD Energy is in its fourth funding cycle for U.S.-Israel joint Project Proposals with a focus on...


Dec 20, 2011, 07:24 ET BIRD - Israel-US Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $8.1 Million in Nine new Projects

During its meeting last week, held in Tel Aviv, Israel, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development...


Oct 06, 2011, 09:00 ET BIRD Energy Will Invest $3.1 Million in Four Clean Energy Projects

The BIRD Foundation will invest $3.1M in four clean energy cooperative projects, between U.S. and Israeli companies, under its "BIRD Energy"...


Jul 27, 2011, 06:00 ET Opportunities for Funding US-Israel Cooperation in Innovative Technologies

  The Next Call for Proposals has Been Issued by the BIRD Foundation. Relevant R&D Topics Include but not Limited to: Life...


Jul 05, 2011, 12:23 ET BIRD - Israel-US Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to Invest $8.1 Million in Nine New Projects

  During its meeting last week, held in Washington, D.C., the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and...