The Growth Division’s Numbers in 2020:

  • 13 requests were submitted to the Encouragement of Institutional Investment in Knowledge-Intensive Industry Program of which 10 were approved for secured investments totaling NIS 800,000,000.
  • 1,097 requests were submitted to the R&D Fund Program (including the Fast- Track Program) of which 521 were approved for grants totaling NIS 1,164,510,417.
  • 15 requests were submitted to the special support program for innovation in the field of space in 2020 of which 8 were approved for grants totaling NIS 15,000,728.
  • 547 requests were submitted to the Pilots Program of which 75 were approved for grants totaling NIS 72,887,541.
  • 87 requests were submitted to the sub-program supporting core technology in companies with extensive R&D operations under the R&D Fund of which 48 were approved for grants totaling NIS 53,131,017.
  • 5 requests were submitted to the program advancing capital market institutional entities’ analysis capabilities for investment in the high-tech industry. All 5 were approved for grants totaling NIS 7,137,763.