The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) and the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) are pleased to announce the launching of the second call of the Joint ASRT-BA Research Grants Program for Young Researchers.

Researchers should be conducting an innovative applied research in one of the following areas:

  • Food & Agricultural Sciences
  • Medical Sciences
  • Environment
  • Engineering Sciences and Technologies

The Joint ASRT-BA Research Grants Program for Young Researchers guidelines are as follows:

  • The program offers research grants to maximum 50 young researches (40 Egyptians and 10 Africans), over two rounds.
  • The grant maximum duration is limited to 1.5 years (18 months).
  • Maximum amount of money provided per researcher is EGP 250,000 ( including 5 % administration fees-will be deducted) 
  • Over the two rounds, two workshops for young researchers are to be organized to build researchers capacities.

Application deadline: 15 November 2021

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