Guidelines

Complete applications will undergo blind on-line review process. Therefore, no reference is made to the person, institution, or specific location that would identify the researcher in the documents submitted for review. The reviewing committee includes international reviewers representing all areas of research fields proposed by both ASRT and BA.

Upon receiving the research grant, the researcher must publish one research paper annually corresponding to his/her research output in an international journal of impact factor ranking at least (1). The researcher can publish a maximum of two research papers annually. The grant amount EGP 250,000 (including 5 % administration fees-will be deducted) will be distributed as follow:

For Egyptians:

  • EGP 20,000 (only Twenty-thousand Egyptian pounds) will cover travel expenditures per year.
  • Grantee will be entitled to receive EGP 10,000 (only Ten-thousand Egyptian pounds) upon publishing work related to the grant in an international peer reviewed scientific journal (with minimum impact Factor 1). The maximum number of publications per year are two publications.
  • The remaining amount will cover the project’s operating requirements.
  • No salaries are to be allocated within the grant.

For Africans:

  • EGP 20,000 (only Twenty-thousand Egyptian pounds) for travel expenditures per year.
  • Grantee will be entitled to receive EGP 10,000 (only Ten-thousand Egyptian pounds) upon publishing work related to the grant in an international peer reviewed scientific journal (with minimum impact Factor 1). The maximum number of publications per year are two publications.
  • 30% of the total amount of the grant will cover accommodation expenses.
  • The remaining amount will cover the project’s operating requirements.
  • No salaries are to be allocated within the grant.

List of required documents to complete the online application:

  1. National ID (Front &Back) or Passport ID scanned copy         
  2. PHD Certificate
  3. English language proficiency Certificate (at least 5 in IELTS (or) 500 in paper-based TOEFL, (or) 60 in International-based TOEFL.) TOEFL waiver: Only for Candidate who obtained the PhD degree from English-speaking country and the PhD was conducted in English. (Please mention in the Online Application - Step 1: Personal Information - Comment)
  4. Personal Picture: 4*6 of high resolution
  5. Personal CV
  6. Research Proposal: (proposal template available on the online application Step 2- Project Information)
  7. Counterpart CV
  8. Counterpart signature form (template available on the online application Step 3- Counterpart Information)

The whole application procedures for this joint research grants shall take place online.

A joint ASRT-BA Technical Committee shall interview the top listed candidates, and select the winners.

Administrative Regulations