The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) is the key research funding organisation (RFO) for the applied research, development and innovation in the Czech Republic. The Agency is a national public authority established in 2009. TA CR is the main applied research and development funding organization in the Czech Republic.
As RFO TA CR prepares, manages and administrates programmes of applied research, experimental development and innovation. Among TA CR partners and stakeholders relevant for the programmes preparation are the other ministries and their governmental departments, national public authorities, professional associations and chambers and many more. Among project beneficiaries are research organizations, university research departments and institutions as well as companies in the private sector.