Call for Applications for the Postdoctoral Research Grants Program 2016

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The BA Center for Special Studies and Programs (CSSP) is offering a number of postdoctoral research grants for Egyptian scientists and researchers. The program covers the following fields: agricultural sciences, biology and biotechnology, chemistry and biochemistry, earth sciences, engineering sciences and technology, information technology and bioinformatics, mathematics, medical sciences, pre-university education, and physics and biophysics.

The program is open to Egyptian postdoctoral researchers under the age of 35, who have obtained their PhD within the past five years (after December 2010), hold a current position at an academic or research institution in Egypt, plan to conduct their research in Egypt, and are currently engaged in or can arrange to work on a joint research project with foreign counterparts at a university or research center abroad.

The maximum duration of the project is two years, and the maximum budget that could be granted is EGP 75,000. All applications should be submitted online by maximum 31 July 2016.


For more information on the Research Grants Program, please visit the CSSP Webpage.

To fill out the application and submit your research proposal, please click here.

For any inquiries, kindly send an e-mail to: