The Arab Science and Technology Foundation announced opening of the funding by the Abdullatif Jamil Financing scheme for technology projects for the current year. The funding scheme is in its seventh year, with a total of one million USD allocated for various scientific and technology projects across the Arab world.
The funding scheme aims to promote result oriented research projects in the Arab world and seeks to enhance the economic and industrial development. Each individual project will be allocated a sum of USD 50,000.
The Arab Science and Technology Foundation, based in Sharjah, is an independent, nongovernmental, non-profit regional and international organization.