Open Call

SmartCISMARTCI SEVENTH CALL FOR CONCEPT PAPER

SmartCI has led the efforts to encourage innovations in the SmartCI research areas of interest through hosting innovative multidisciplinary research projects that target the development of the Egyptian critical infrastructure systems.

WHAT DO WE CALL FOR?

SmartCI Research Center is planning to incubate up to 5 research teams to write their research proposals through monthly research incentive of 1500 EGP for each team member. Furthermore, a maximum award of 10000 EGP may be offered to some teams upon proposal acceptance from the target funding agency according to their proposed project topic and team performance during proposal writing period.

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Call for Concept Paper.
Concept Paper application template.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  • Concept paper application submission through this form.
  • Any submissions after the submission deadline will be excluded.
  • Questions, comments or suggestions should be directed to: smartci_q@mena.vt.edu.

TIMELINE

  • Concept paper submission opens: November 27th, 2018
  • Concept paper submission deadline: December 27th, 2018
  • Final decision announcement: January 15th, 2019
  • Hosting researchers for proposal writing starts on: January 20th, 2019