Call for Proposals: Support for Conferences and Workshops Program – Round 3


To all KAUST Faculty:

The Office of Competitive Research Funds (OCRF) is pleased to announce this Call for Proposals of Support for Conferences and Workshops Program – Round 3.

OCRF is especially interested in supporting meetings that are designed to broaden the scope of investigation into scientific problems and increase the sophistication of theoretical and experimental approaches by encouraging and facilitating the open exchange of knowledge among individuals with similar or complementary scientific interests, with the potential to lead to future collaborations. 

KAUST Faculty (Full Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors) with the skills, knowledge, and time necessary to plan, arrange, execute and host a conference or workshop on a topic related to the mission of KAUST are eligible to apply.

The table below exhibits the deadline dates for this competition.
Announcement Release/Posted DateProposal/Budget Due to Office of Research Services (ORS)
No later than 5:00 p.m. KSA time
Anticipated Award Notification DateEvent Date Timeframe
March 18, 2013May 6, 2013July 15, 2013September 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014
More details can be found  Here. Application is through online submission. You may contact the Office of Research Services (ORS) Pre-Award Team for further information on the application and budgeting process.

OCRF encourages your active participation and wishes you the best of luck.