The Israel Science Foundation

Incremental Increase of 50% in the Israel Science Foundation Budget

The multiyear plan to reinforce research infrastructures includes an incremental increase of 50% in the Israel Science Foundation budget. The core budget of the fund in 2021/22 will be, at the end of the multiyear plan, approximately NIS 570 million per year and the entire budget will be approximately NIS 700 million per year.
These budgetary supplements are intended, inter alia, to increase the number of grants and amount of the research grants, as well as to expand the incentives they include, such as: Encouragement of research with international partners and special research programs, including: personalized medicine, quantum medicine, etc. We note that more than 95% of the Foundation’s activities are financed from PBC funds.