The Brazilian part of this project is funded by the Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP) under the Thematic Project entitled:  “Investigation of High Energy and Plasma Astrophysics Phenomena:  Theory, Numerical Simulations, Observations, and Instrument Development for the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA)” coordinated by Elisabete M. de Gouveia Dal Pino (no. 2013/10559-5).

The other funding agencies of the ASTRI MINI-ARRAY are the Italian National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF),  the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research,  and North-West University of South Africa.