Have a research idea for Samsung? Apply for the GRO Program

by Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Wednesday, May 09, 2018 9:12 AM


The Global Research Outreach is SAMSUNG’s academic research collaboration program. The company annually announces a call for innovative research proposals, open to world leading universities to foster collaborative research relationships. Selected proposals will receive financial support up to USD $ 100,000 per year. Contracts may be renewed up to three years, based on research outcomes and necessity for further research partnership determined by SAMSUNG. The GRO program represents an opportunity for SAMSUNG and universities to build a mutually beneficial research relationship.


  • Brain Inspired Computing & Neural Interface
  • Hardware Security
  • Health Technology
  • Camera Technology
  • Ultra-thin and High-resolution AR Glasses
  • New Logic Device
  • Next Generation Computing
  • Computing Architecture for Data Analytics
  • Cognitive Edge Computing
  • Security & Privacy
  • Data Profiling and Curation
  • Software Engineering
  • Conversational Assistant
  • Data Analytics
  • New Quantum Dot
  • Near-infrared Sensor Materials
  • New Type Light Emitting Material
  • Hybrid System of Energy Harvesting and Battery
  • Ultra Compact Power Conversion Platform
  • 3D battery
  • Microbial Conversion Materials
  • Material Simulation
  • Functional Oxide
  • High Permittivity MLCC Dielectric Material with Low Dielectric Constant Change
  • Components and Materials for 5G
  • Material Informatics & Deep Learning

Samsung Global Research Outreach

June 12, 2018 (09:00 A.M. Korea Standard Time, UTC+9)