ASRT-CNR Joint Call for Proposals: Egyptian-Italian Research Projects

Deadline: 31 July 2017

The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology has announced the opening of proposals for joint Egyptian-Italian research projects to be financed within the framework of the joint scientific cooperation protocol between ASRT and the National Research Council of Italy (CNR).

This call for submitting joint research projects by researchers of both countries is open, with the aim of encouraging scientific and technological cooperation between Egypt and Italy.

The Academy of Scientific Research & Technology, as the Egyptian house of expertise and National think tank of the country brings together Egyptian scientists and experts from universities, research institutions, private sector, NGOs, policymakers, and prominent Egyptian scientists in Diaspora to deliberate country problems, propose and carry out scientific studies and future strategic basic plans to tackle these problems.

Funding Information

  • ASRT and CNR each will financially grant the project at their own sides fund by ASRT: 100 000 LE
  • The project fund includes travel expenses (return tickets, accommodation, domestic visits)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Egyptian nationality
  • Working member at Research and Development Institution / Universities based in Egypt
  • will be considered ineligible If he has 2 running projects funded by ASRT
  • To be considered eligible, the proposal:
    • must be electronically submitted on ASRT submission system before the deadline given in the call must be readable, accessible, and printable.
    • The structure of proposals must correspond to the requirements specified under each section of the proposal template.
    • Incomplete proposals/applications may be considered ineligible. This includes the requested administrative data, the proposal description.
    • the limit for a full proposal is 30 pages.
    • the submitted proposal must include endorsement letter
    • the same proposal to be submitted by the by the Italian PI to CNR
    • the Egyptian PI and Co-PI must be from the same institution

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

Eligible Country: Egypt

For more information, please visit Egyptian-Italian Research Projects.

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