Organization Name / Department
Foundation for Innovation and Research – Malta (
Organization Short Name
Website of the organization / department
Organization Type
Research organisation
Research Fields
Economic Sciences (ECO) Information Science and Engineering ENG Environment and Geosciences ENV Mathematics MAT Physics PHY
Sub-Fields / Keywords
Energy Transition
Transport Electrification
Solar Energy and Renewable Energy Sources
Energy Storage Devices
Optimisation and Decision Making Support
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action(s) of interest
European Postdoctoral Fellowships Global Postdoctoral Fellowships
Short Description of the Organization / Department
The Foundation for Innovation and Research – Malta (, is an independent, voluntary, non-profit and public purpose foundation. The Foundation is a research and knowledge dissemination organisation as well as a Research and Technology Organisation (RTO). It is strongly committed to promote the advancement of innovation and research for humanity throughout the Mediterranean, highlighting the role of Malta as a hub of knowledge between EU and the region, to support the ongoing Maltese economy expansion into an innovation-led economy.

The Foundation is the home to Maltese based innovators and researchers, with already a pool of personnel engaged and dedicated to innovation and research, acting as a vehicle to their success and Maltese R&I index. The current research, technology and dissemination activities are related to renewable energy, electric mobility, vision techniques and technology transfer and has established network of experienced experts, active public and private entities in the field throughout the country and beyond.

Previous Related Projects / Research Experience
The founders are responsible to over 50 successful research and industrial projects and grants proposals, all of which were successfully finished or are currently ongoing. These projects have generated over €50M and have been tasks with coordination, research coordination and supervision, principal investigation, and/or co-investigation, chief consultant and chief engineer.
Thematic areas and list of supervisors who are looking forward to preparing a project proposal with postdoctoral researchers
1. Energy Transition
2. Transport Electrification
Contact Person/ Position in the Organisation/ Phone/ E-mail
Contact Person/ Position in the Organisation/ Phone/ E-mail
Necessary documents
-Brief description of the project idea
-Draft of MSCA PF Proposal Template