Karachi, April 26, 2013 (PPI-OT): The “National ICT Research and Development Awards 2013” is being launched to acknowledge the efforts of Pakistani organizations, researchers, academicians, professionals, engineers, etc. in the area of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) with the aim of encouraging the development of an ICT focused R and D culture in Pakistan.
ICT based Products/Systems/Applications.
Published Research Papers.
Each award will consist of a certificate and a cash award as per following detail:
First Prize: Rs. 1.5 Million
Second Prize: Rs. 1.0 Million
Third Prize: Rs. 0.5 Million
In addition a grant up to Rs 2.5 million may be awarded to the winners (or the winning teams) through their parent institution(s) to pursue further R and D in a related area of interest.
How to Apply
The application forms for the awards should be submitted both in hard and soft forms. The hard copy of the form may be sent at the following address before the deadline:
General Manager (Monitoring)
National ICT R and D Fund
Ministry of Information Technology
6th Floor, HBL Tower
Jinnah Avenue, Blue Area
The soft copy of the application form and its enclosures may be sent at the following email: email@example.com For further details please visit the website www.ictrdf.org.pk/ict-awards
For more information, contact:
Director International Marketing
Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB)
2nd Floor, Evacuee Trust Complex, F-5,