Tianjin Scientific and Technological Programmes refer to scientific research and experiment development activities and other relevant sci-tech activities, arranged by Tianjin Science and Technology Commission (TSTC for short hereinafter) according to Tianjin sci-tech development layout and strategic plan, supported by financial fund or controled and guided by macro-policy and carried out in form of projects. They are important measures and approaches to solve key sci-tech problems in Tianjin economic and social development and realize rational allocation of sci-tech resources.
Tianjin Scientific and Technological Programmes system consists of basic programs and special programs. Basic programs include Tianjin Sci-tech Development Strategy Research Program, Tianjin Applied Basic and Cutting-edge Technology Research Program, Tianjin Sci-tech Support Program, Tianjin Sci-tech Achievement Transformation and Industrialization Promotion Program and Tianjin Sci-tech Innovation System and Conditional Platform Construction Program. Special programs include Sci-tech Innovation Special Fund for Tianjin small and medium-sized Hi-Tech enterprises, and Tian Special Fund for Sci-tech innovation, in which the latter was set up with special fund from the municipal finance.