German Centres for Research and Innovation (DWIH)

Provide a joint platform for German innovation leaders, showcase the capabilities of German research and connect German researchers with local cooperation partners

  • Program Type
  • Funding Award
    Funding for International Hydrogen Projects
  • Submission Deadline
  • Industry Focus
  • Eligibilty Requirements (Y/N)
    Applicants must be headquartered in the EU and have a permanent establishment or a sales or branch office in Germany.

Supports the exchange of ideas in areas of knowledge that will be critical in the future through events, networking, and showcasing the work of German and international scholars.

DWIH São Paulo - The showcase for the research, science and innovation landscapes

The German Centre of Science and Innovation (DWIH) São Paulo gathers in one place representatives of numerous Germans institutes of research and funding, including universities, science organization and research-based companies.

The Advantages For You

Participatory structure

Supporters of the DWIH profit from a participatory structure that ensures that all organizations involved can play their part. All participating actors are involved in the strategic development of the DWIH.

Added value

Generating added value for all partners from Germany and the host country is the focus of the DWIH. To this end, the activities of the DWIH complement those of the various actors and their objectives.

Central points of contact

In the host countries, the DWIH serves as central points of contact for information and communication with German actors in the research and innovation landscape, providing links to intermediary organizations and universities as well as to non-university research institutions and research-based companies. Jointly presenting several actors in an appealing manner combines expertise and creates synergetic effects.

Contact between innovation leaders

The DWIH facilitates contact between innovation leaders in science and research-based companies, always taking account of local specificities. Collaboration can therefore take a wide variety of forms, depending on what best suits the location in question.

Partnership collaboration

Supporters can apply to the DWIH for subsidies for events and activities that contribute to achieving the joint objectives. In addition, they can become involved in the partnership collaboration of the DWIH.

Future Phases

Check out an overview of each competition phase below - complete rules for each phase will be released as the competition progresses.