The Donau Soja Association and its projects are supported by the GIZ (Deutsche  Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit) and the ADA (Austrian Development Agency). Currently Donau Soja is conducting two funding projects and one is currently in devlopment:

The Chinese-European Legume Improvement Alliance (C-ELIA): supporting research collaboration and exchange between leading Chinese and European research organisations and plant breeders for the development of protein crops.