Press Releases in 2018

BIRD – Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial R&D Foundation to invest $7.75 million in 9 new projects


The approved projects involve innovations in the areas of agrotechnology, communications, medical devices, digital health, environment, homeland security and others

January 4, 2018 – During its meeting last month, held in Tel Aviv, Israel, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation approved $7.75 million in funding for nine new projects between U.S. and Israeli companies. In addition to the grants from BIRD, the projects will access private sector funding, boosting the total value of all projects to approximately $19.3 million.