HEC calls for proposals from both academia and industry under “Technology Development Fund” for the support of Pakistan’s vision 2025 to make an economy a knowledge based economy.
This fund aims to solve current economic, industrial and technological problems.
The approved projects are expected to develop such products and services which can be utilized and marketed to generate more business, revenue and accelerate the economic wheel of Pakistan.
The ready-to-implement proposals will also be entertained.
There should be a clear focus on utilizing local raw materials, creating employment opportunities and value addition to positively impact the economy and export sector of Pakistan.
- The application form and guidelines can be downloaded from http://hec.gov.pk/site/tdf.
- It’s a great opportunity of worth Rs.14 million (financial support) to execute research ideas for product development.
- Research Faculty of Higher Education Institutions can join Industry partners of the relevant fields and vice versa.
Joint proposals of the academia and industry initiated by Higher Education Institutions in all applied fields must reach HEC on given address through ORIC till November 15th, 2017.
For further response to your questions, kindly contact.
Mr. Ghulam Sarwar (Project/Field coordinator TDF)
Higher Education Commission, Sector H 9, Islamabad.
Phone, +92 51 9040 1925.
Official website HEC, www.hec.gov.pk.