Funding Opportunities

Here we provide a list of funding opportunities, categorized to help our faculty in finding the best opportunity given their skill sets. As a first approximation consider national funding opportunities the most easiest to acquire, followed by funding opportunities specific to Pakistan (or our region/condition), while the International funding opportunities being open to anyone in the world are generally the most competitive.

*F - funding opportunity for Faculty

*S - funding opportunity for Graduate Students

National

Name Type Deadline Funding Organization Web Link
RFP - Provision of Services of Testing Agency *F 10/16/2017 12:00:00 AM Ignite Apply
National Research Program for Universities (NRPU) *S Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
National ICT R&D Fund *S Details Here Ignite National Technology Fund Apply
HEC Technology Development Fund *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
HEC Research Travel Grant *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
Start-Up Research Grant for fresh PhD holder *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
Thematic Research Grants Program *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
National Awards for Outstanding Re-searchers *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
Technical Development and Re-search Project *S Details Here Ignite National Technology Fund Apply
Human Resource Development Project and Scientific Event *S Details Here Ignite National Technology Fund Apply
Small Grants Programme *S Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Higher Education Commission *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
HEC *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
HEC Travel Grant *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) Research Support Programme *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
HEC Grant to Organize Seminar, Conference and Training Workshop *F Details Here Higher Education Commission Apply
Student Research Grant Programme *S Details Here WWF-Pakistan Apply
Small Grants Programme *S Details Here WWF-Pakistan Apply

Pakistan Region Specific

Name Type Deadline Funding Organization Web Link
PAKISTAN SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL INFORMATION CENTRE (PASTIC) *F Details Here PAKISTAN SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL INFORMATION CENTRE (PASTIC) Apply
Research Grant *F Details Here Pakistan Academy of Sciences Apply
Travel Grant *F Details Here Pakistan Academy of Sciences Apply
Financial Support for Confer-ences *F Details Here Pakistan Academy of Sciences Apply
Institutional Support *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Support to Scientific Societies *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Grants for Publication Of Journals *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Grants for Awards and Fel-lowships *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Grants to Science Conferences, Seminars and Work-shops *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply
Travel Grant *F Details Here Pakistan Science Foundation Apply

International

Name Type Deadline Funding Organization Web Link
Microsoft *F 4/30/2017 12:00:00 AM Microsoft Apply
Small Business Technology Transfer Program Phase *F 12/6/2016 12:00:00 AM NSF (National Science Foundation) Apply
huawei *F - Huawei -
NVIDIA, Corporation USA *F - NVIDIA, Corporation USA -
Call For Proposals For ERC Starting Grant *F Details Here European Research Council Apply
Scholarships And Fellowships For Citizens Of Commonwealth Countries *F Details Here Department for International Development (DFID) Apply
Global Innovation Fund *F Details Here Department for International Development (DFID) Apply
TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training *F Details Here TWAS (THE WORLD ACADEMY OF SCIENCES) for the advancement of science in developing countries Apply