Catalyst Fund: Seeding

Catalyst: Seeding July 2020 - Applications are now open

On behalf of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Royal Society Te Apārangi has opened the July 2020 Call for Catalyst: Seeding. Catalyst: Seeding facilitates new small and medium pre-research strategic partnerships that cannot be supported through other means, and with a view to developing full collaborations that could be supported through Catalyst: Strategic over time.

For detailed information on open funding opportunities, please refer to the Catalyst Seeding Guidelines.


The Proposal must be made by a New Zealand-based research organisation or a New Zealand-based legal entity representing a research organisation, unless otherwise agreed by the Society.

Closing Date

Applications to all programmes are now open.
Closing Date: Thursday 15 October 2020, 5.00 pm (NZST).