The Societal Challenges Division’s Numbers in 2020:

Human Capital Programs

  • 193 requests were submitted to the (regular and emergency) human capital programs of which 63 were approved for a total of NIS 138,447,549.
  • 49 requests were submitted to the High-Tech Specialization Program of which 26 were approved for a total of NIS 4,900,000.

Impact Programs

  • 89 requests were submitted to the Gov-Tech Program of which 15 were approved for grants totaling NIS 7,887,396.
  • 53 requests were submitted to the Assistive Tech Program of which 17 were approved for grants totaling NIS 10,992,423.
  • 46 requests were submitted to the Grand Challenge Israel Program of which 6 were approved for grants totaling NIS 3,080,615.