Cross-Disciplinary Research Grants and Funding

Bridging science and electrical engineering through cross-disciplinary university-level research


The Catalyst Foundation Mission

The Catalyst Foundation mission is to foster cross-disciplinary doctoral level university research in the scientific and engineering fields. It fosters research projects in which at least one discipline is related to analog or mixed analog/digital integrated circuit design and analysis.

Foundation News

Prof. Mingoo Seok and Prof. Peter Kinget of Columbia University have been awarded an additional 2-year funding for their project “Self-Aware Computing for Cyber Physical Systems” (The 20th Anniversary Multi-Year Project) for their great success and achievements in the original 4-year period.

Call for Proposals

Solicitation for the call for proposals has been closed.

How to Apply

The research support provided by the Foundation is in the form of grants. Collaborations by multiple universities are encouraged. Proposals must be prepared by university professors and must be submitted by the grant office of the corresponding university that leads the project.