Program Information
· Program

Creative Materials Discovery Program

· Directorate

Directorate for National Strategic R&D Programs

· Program objective

Create future growth engines and new industries by securing future materials with new properties using research methodologies

· Program details

Research areas: Materials with extreme properties for various structures and environments, materials for the control of quantum alchemy, ICT materials to overcome scaling limits, materials to augment the human senses


Eligibility: Researchers involved with industry-university-research cooperative efforts


Summary: Provide R&D expenses


Period: Around 6 years (3+3)


Funding: Approximately KRW 1.500 billion (USD 1.364 million*) per research group per year

 * approximation based on exchange rate of 1 USD = 1,100 KRW

· Contact

PARK, Bong Jae; Nano & Convergence Technology (

· Project process
May 2019
Jun. 2019
Jul. 2019