The Support for Conferences and Workshops (CS)


The Support for Conferences and Workshops (CS) program provides funding for events which enhance the global profile and impact of KAUST in science and engineering, and help attract faculty, students and researchers to the University. The general aim is to fund events that accomplish the following:

  • Enhance the visibility and reputation of KAUST.

  • Focus on cutting-edge interdisciplinary research topics that are aligned with KAUST's research and education mission.

  • Provide excellent training and networking opportunities for KAUST faculty and students.

  • Engage women, Saudi nationals, and young researchers as speakers and participants.

  • Support the strategic goals of KAUST Research Centers (for Center events).