National Natural Science Foundation of China- State Grid of China Joint Fund

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Fundamental Research , with high professional technical titles;

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Engineering and Material Sciences;

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The fund supports key projects on 12 areas: planning and operation of large power grid, new energy power generation and grid connection, high voltage and insulation, intelligent power distribution, new materials and devices for electrical engineering, power storage, DC transmission and DC grid, energy internet, electric power environment and disaster prevention, intelligent perception and intelligent equipment, applied foundations of artificial intelligence and crossing fields.

How to Apply

The applicant should log in to ISIS system and fill in the application form online. The funding category should be selected as “Joint Research Program”; the subcategory should be selected as “key supporting project”; the annotation should be “Intelligent Network Joint Fund”.


1.  The applicant should have experience of undertaking fundamental research topic or other experience on fundamental research.

2. The applicant should have high professional technical positions(titles).

On-station postdoctoral research fellows, graduate students, unemployed personnel or personnel whose institution is not host institution are not eligible for the project.

Award Information

Project Duration: 4 years, from January 1, 2018, December 31, 2021

Award Size: 3,000,000(3 million) Yuan for each project

Proposal Submission

The proposal should be submitted online during August 21, 2017-August 25, 2017, 16:00. And the application form should be printed and sealed by host institution and be sent to Material Reception Office of NSFC, 83 Shuangqing Road, Haidian District (Room 101 in Administration Building) with official letter issued by host institution and a list for applied projects before September 1 2017, 16:00.

The Host Institution

There shall be no more than 2 cooperative research institutions for the development projects and key supporting projects.


Agency Contact

Department of Engineering & Material Sciences, NSFC

Address: 83 Shuangqing Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100085

Ding Lijian

Phone: 010-62327131



Science and Technology Department of State Grid

Address: 8 Xuanwumennei Road, West District, Beijing 100031

ZHOU Xiang

Phone: 010-66597859