Chairman PSF, Prof. Dr. M. Ashraf emphasizes on science education for country development in an interview with the Daily Jahan Pakistan - on November 16, 2017. Read Full Interview

Federal Secretary for Science and Technology Ms. Yasmin Masood awards a shield to young researcher Mr. Shaheer Niazi at the World Science Day event at Pakistan Science Foundation on November 10, 2017.

Federal Secretary for Science and Technology Ms. Yasmin Masood addresses the Scientists Conventions during the World Science Day celebrations at Pakistan Science Foundation on November 10, 2017.

Chairman Pakistan Science Foundation Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses Awareness Seminar on EU Programme Horizon 2020 at PSF on November 1, 2017.

Ms. Anne Marchal, Deputy Head of Mission, European Union (EU) Delegation to Pakistan addresses Awareness Seminar on EU Programme Horizon 2020 at PSF on November 1,2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf at Popular Lecture on "Science Popularization and Role of Media" at PSF on October 31, 2017.

Musharraf Zaidi, Director Campaign Alif Ailaan delivers a Lecture on "Science Popularization and Role of Media" at PSF on October 31, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Chairs a meeting of Directors ORIC for popularization of Innovative technologies at PSF on Tuesday - October 24, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses a ceremony at PSF regarding "National Exhibition on IT & Computer Tools for Science and Education 2017" to be held on November 17-19 at PSF on October 10, 2017.

A group photo of participants of a ceremony regarding "National Exhibition on IT & Computer Tools for Science and Education 2017" to be held on November 17-19, 2017, at PSF on October 10, 2017.

Director General PASTIC Ms. Nagin Ainuddin addresses a ceremony regarding "National Exhibition on IT & Computer Tools for Science and Education 2017" to be held on November 17-19, at PSF on October 10, 2017.

Chairman Pakistan Science Foundation Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses a function on "Science Popularization through Literature" at PSF on October 10, 2017. Renowned scientist Prof. Dr. Aslam Baig, renowned poets Mehboob Zafar and Sarfraz Shahid are also present.

Renowned Poetess Rizwana Durrani recites her poetry at a function on "Science Popularization through Literature" at PSF on October 10, 2017.

Renowned Poet Mehboob Zafar recites his poetry at a function on "Science Popularization through Literature" at PSF on 10 October 2017. Chairman PSF Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, renowned scientist Prof. Dr. Aslam Baig, renowned poets Mehboob Zafar and Sarfraz Shahid are also present.

Chairman PSF Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addressing participants of Seminar Organized by PSF/PASTIC on "Promotion of Industry Academia Collaboration on knowledge and Economic Development" on 04 OCT 2017

Mr. Muhammad Zubair Governor of Sindh addressing participants of Seminar Organized by PSF/PASTIC on "Promotion of Industry Academia Collaboration on knowledge and Economic Development" on 04 OCT 2017

Chairman PSF Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf gives introductory remarks at a popular science lecture on "Health Challenges of Modern Life and Treating with Functional Foods and Lifestyle /Dietary Modification" by Prof. Dr. Anwarul Hassan Gilani, Chairman PCSTat PSF on Sept. 27, 2017.

Prof. Dr. Anwarul Hassan Gilani, Chairman PCST delivers a popular science lecture on "Health Challenges of Modern Life and Treating with Functional Foods and Lifestyle /Dietary Modification" at PSF on Sept. 27, 2017.

Scientists and students attend a popular science lecture on "Health Challenges of Modern Life and Treating with Functional Foods and Lifestyle /Dietary Modification" by Prof. Dr. Anwarul Hassan Gilani, Chairman PCST at PSF on Sept. 27, 2017.

Minister of State for Science and Technology Mir Dostain Khan Domki chairs a presentation on working and achievements of Pakistan Science Foundation during his first visit to the organization on September 26, 2017. Secretary Ministry of Science and Technology Yasmeen Masood is also present.

Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf and Sri Lanka National Science Foundation (NSF) Chairperson Prof. Dr. Sirimali Fernando and their respective teams discuss avenues of joint collaboration at PSF on Friday.

A group photo of Sri Lanka National Science Foundation (NSF) Chairperson Prof. Dr. Sirimali Fernando and NSF delegation with Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf and his team at PSF on Friday.

(L to R) Prof. Dr. Saeed Akhtar, Director ORIC, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf H.I., S.I., Chairman, Pakistan Science Foundation, Ms. Anne Marchal, Chargé d' Affaires, a.i. the delegation of the European Union to Pakistan and Prof. Dr. Masood Akhtar, Acting Vice Chancellor, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan on the occasion of Awareness Seminar on "EU Research & Innovation Program HORIZON-2020" on August 24, 2017 at BZU, Multan

The Chairman, PSF addressing the closing ceremony of Project Formulation Workshop at Government Sadiq College Women University, Bahawalpur, 22-23 August 2017.

Prof. Dr. Talat Afza, Vice Chancellor, GSCWU, Bahawalpur addressing the closing ceremony of Project Formulation Workshop at Government Sadiq College Women University, Bahawalpur, 22-23 August 2017.

Chairman, PSF and VC, GSCWU awarding certificate of completion to the participants of Project Formulation Workshop at Government Sadiq College Women University, Bahawalpur, 22-23 August 2017.

Chairman, PSF present on stage with Prof. Dr. Shafiq-ur-Rehman and Dr. Mirza Habib Ali on the right and VC, GSCWU on left at closing ceremony of Project Formulation Workshop at Government Sadiq College Women University, Bahawalpur, 22-23 August 2017.

The Chief Guest, Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, Federal Secretary Ministry of Science and Technology, Guest of Honour Ch. Muhammad Nawaz, Ex-President FCCI and PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf unveil plaque to inaugurate Planetarium at Science Center Faisalabad on August 7, 2017.

The Chief Guest, Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, Federal Secretary Ministry of Science and Technology, addresses inaugural ceremony of Planetarium at Science Center Faisalabad on August 7, 2017.

The Chief Guest, Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken, Federal Secretary Ministry of Science and Technology, Guest of Honour Ch. Muhammad Nawaz, Ex-President FCCI and PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf visit Science Center Faisalabad on August 7, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses inaugural ceremony of Planetarium at Science Center Faisalabad on August 7, 2017.

Pakistan Science Foundation and the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) delegation discuss avenues of cooperation at PSF on July 16, 2017.

Pakistan Science Foundation and the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) delegation discuss avenues of cooperation at PSF on July 16, 2017.

Pakistan Science Foundation and the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) delegation discuss avenues of cooperation at PSF on July 16, 2017.

Chairman,PSF Prof.Dr.Muhammad Ashraf along with the team of Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey ( TUBITAK ) during the Visit of TUBITAK delegation to Pakistan Science Foundation on July 16, 2017.

Dr.Orkun Hasekioglu, Vice President of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey ( TUBITAK )presenting souvenir to Prof.Dr.Muhammad Ashraf, Chairman, PSF during the Visit of TUBITAK delegation to Pakistan Science Foundation on July 16, 2017.

Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Science and Technology (S&T) and Prof. Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms cut ribbon to inaugurate a fleet of nine Mobile Labs at Pakistan Science Foundation. - 10 July 2017

Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Science and Technology (S&T) and Prof. Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Federal Secretary S&T and PSF Chairman at closing ceremony of Summer Camp for 2nd batch of STFS students. - 10 July 2017

Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Science and Technology (S&T) distributes laptops among 2nd batch students of Science Talent Farming Scheme. - 10 July 2017

Federal Minister for S&T Rana Tanveer Hussain chairs 2nd Meeting of Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee of STFS at Ministry of Science and Technology on July 4, 2017.

A view of the 2nd Meeting of Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee of STFS at Ministry of Science and Technology on July 4, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf gives a briefing on STFS progress during the 2nd Meeting of Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee of STFS at Ministry of Science and Technology on July 4, 2017.

Federal Minister for S&T Rana Tanveer Hussain chairs 2nd Meeting of Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee of STFS at Ministry of Science and Technology on July 4, 2017.

Chairman Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses inaugural ceremony of 2-day Media Workshop "Understanding Science" Jointly organized by PSF and National Press Club Islamabad.

A view of the participants of the Media Workshop "understanding Science" at PMNH on May 25, 2017.

Federal Secretary for S&T Mr. Fazal Abbas Maken addresses at the Inaugural Session of a Seminar on "Role of Museums in Societal Education" at Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH)on the occasion of celebrated the International Museum Day on May 18, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses at the Inaugural Session of a Seminar on "Role of Museums in Societal Education" at Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH)on the occasion of celebrated the International Museum Day on May 18, 2017.

The Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, Chairman, PSF addressing the media students at University of Balochistan, Quetta on the Seminar on Science Communication as Key to Enhance Public Understanding of Science & Technology (April 25, 2017)

EU Deputy Head of Mission Anne Marchel called on PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf at PSF on May 2, 2017 to discuss avenues of collaboration.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf addresses closing ceremony of the Project Formulation Workshop at University of Baluchistan, Quetta on April 25, 2017.

A group photo of participants of Project Formulation Workshop with PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf at University of Baluchistan, Quetta on April 25, 2017

A group photo of PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf with participants of International Conference on "Latest Trends in Biotechnology" jointly organized by PSF, University of Sistan and Baluchistan in Zahedan, Iran, on April 18-19, 2017.

A view of International Conference on "Latest Trends in Biotechnology" jointly organized by PSF, University of Sistan and Baluchistan in Zahedan, Iran, on April 18-19, 2017.

Balochistan Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai chairs the inaugural session of the 2nd Invention to Innovation Summit in Quetta on April 25, 2017.

The Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai visiting exhibition stalls at 2nd Invention to Innovation Summit held at University of Balochistan, Quetta on April 25, 2017.

The Corps Commander Southern Command Lt. General Amir Riaz at the “Innovation Award Ceremony of the Summit” held at Quetta Club on April 25, 2017.

A group photo of the PSF Board of Trustees members after 47th Meeting of the Board on April 8, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf presides over 47th Meeting of PSF Board of Trustees on April 8, 2017.

(From Left to Right) A gropu photo of Dr Khurram Khawaja, ex-President Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Shahzad A. Sheikh, CEO Arshad Group, Dr. Tanveer Hussain, Rector NTU, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, Chairman PSF, Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sheikh, President Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industr and Dr. Khurshid Qureshi, President Dice Foundation USA during 2nd All Pakistan Dice Textile Innovation Event at national Textile University on March 28, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf cuts ribbon to inaugurate the 2nd All Pakistan DICE Textile Innovation Event at National Textile University, Faisalabad on March 28, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf presents a souvenir to world-fame US-based Pakistan geologist and Professor at Howard College of Medicine, US, at PSF on March 20, 2017.

World-fame US-based Pakistan geologist and Professor at Howard College of Medicine, US, delivers a lecture on "Global Warming Predictions 2050 and Beyond" at Pakistan Science Foundation, under the Foundation's Popular Science Lecture Series on March 20, 2017.

PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf delivers introductory remarks during a lecture by world-fame US-based Pakistan geologist and Professor at Howard College of Medicine, US, on "Global Warming Predictions 2050 and Beyond" at PSF under the Foundation's Popular Science Lecture Series on March 20, 2017.

Message from the Chairman

At all scales, the role of science and technology in resolving economic, social and environmental problems is crucial. Attainment of scientific knowledge and appropriate technologies is a key to achieve this goal. Moreover, we should use novel and integrated approaches that fully enrich existing and new scientific knowledge. In this connection, universities, research and development institutes and industry can play a leading role tackling all major problems identified so far...
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Interview of Chairman

Welcome to PSF

Pakistan Science Foundation(PSF) is the apex body for promotion and funding of scientific and technological research and science popularization in the country. PSF has two subsidiary organizations i.e. Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) and Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Center (PASTIC).

The Foundation functions as a link of PMNH/PASTIC agency for the establishment of comprehensive scientific and technological information dissemination centers, promotion of research in the universities and other institutions, establishment of science centers, museums, promotion of scientific societies, organization of periodical science conferences, exchange of visits of scientists with other countries, prizes and fellowships to individuals engaged in developing processes of consequence to the economy of the country.

News & Updates

Published Date:22-11-2017
Research Projects Recommended for Funding under PSF-NFSC, China Second Call for Proposals
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Published Date:16-11-2017
Chairman PSF, Prof. Dr. M. Ashraf emphasizes on science education for country development
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Published Date:10-11-2017
World Science Day Celebrated with Colouful Programmes
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Published Date:03-11-2017
Awareness Seminar on Research and Innovation Programme Horizon 2020
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Published Date:31-10-2017
PSF-TUBITAK Second Call for Proposals
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Published Date:24-10-2017
PSF to play role in popularization of innovative Technologies: Dr. Ashraf
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Published Date:13-10-2017
LIST OF PROJECTS RECOMMENDED FOR FUNDING UNDER PSF-NSF, SRI LANKA JOINT INITIATIVE
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Published Date:05-10-2017
PSF Award for Best Science Journalist
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Published Date:05-10-2017
PSF Award for Science Popularization
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Published Date:04-10-2017
Science Quiz Competition on World Science Day
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Published Date: 18-09-2017
Sri Lanka National Science Foundation and PSF Discuss Joint Cooperation
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Published Date: 30-08-2017
STFS - Batch 1 - Revised List of Universities
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Published Date: 29-08-2017
STFS Batch III Alert Regarding Submission of Matric(9th and 10th) Results on NTS Website
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Published Date: 31-07-2017
Attention : Science Talent Farming Scheme - Batch 3 Applicants - Notice Regarding Submission of Matric Results
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Published Date: 24-07-2017
STFS Students - Batch 2 - Contact Details of Haier Across Pakistan for Laptop Maintenance
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Published Date: 17-07-2017
TUBITAK , PSF Discuss Avenues of Joint Cooperation
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Published Date: 16-07-2017
Job Opportunities at Pakistan Science Foundation Dated 16 July 2017
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Published Date: 14-07-2017
Attention : Science Talent Farming Scheme Batch 2 Stuents - List of Haier Service Centers
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Published Date: 12-07-2017
TA/DA form for the students from STFS Batch-2
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Published Date: 12-07-2017
Interview Schedule for STFS Batch-3
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Published Date: 10-07-2017
Summer Camp Under STFS Concludes
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Published Date: 04-07-2017
Steering Committee Reviews STFS Progress - Inter-Ministerial Committee Discusses Establishment of National Science School
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Published Date: 03-07-2017
Science Talent Farming Scheme for Undergraduate Programme - HEC (Batch I)
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Published Date: 01-06-2017
CALL FOR PROPOSALS by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF)
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Published Date: 29-05-2017
Recommended Tentative list of universities for STFS students for BS/Higher Studies
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Published Date: 26-05-2017
2-day Media Workshop "Understanding Science" Starts at PMNH
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Published Date: 05-05-2017
Written Test Results of IJSO, LIYSF and ASC 2017
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Published Date: 04-05-2017
Science Talent Farming Scheme - Facebook page launched
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Published Date: 03-05-2017
PSF-NSF, Sri Lanka joint call for proposals
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Published Date: 03-05-2017
Projects Selected for Funding under PSF–TUBITAK Joint Initative
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Published Date: 27-04-2017
2nd Invention to Innovation Summit Held in Quetta
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Published Date: 24-04-2017
Award Letters Issued to STFS candidates of Govt. Schools (2017)
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Published Date: 20-04-2017
PSF Launches Joint Research Projects with MSRT, Iran
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Published Date: 13-04-2017
Award on Best Scientific Working Model at Secondary School Level
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Published Date: 12-04-2017
DISBURSEMENT OF MONTHLY PENSION BY DIRECT CREDIT INTO PENSIONER BANK ACCOUNTS
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Published Date: 08-03-2017
UNESCO/ Poland Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme in Engineering - 2017
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Published Date: 15-02-2017
Sri Lanka and Pakistan Joint Call for Proposals on Collaborative Research and Development – 2017
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Published Date: 12-02-2017
Be a Part of Kocaeli 9th International Child and Science Festival
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Published Date: 02-02-2017
Attention Talented Science Students - Apply for LYSF and ASC 2017
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Published Date: 02-02-2017
German Ambassador Visits PMNH
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Published Date: 02-02-2017
Be a Part of IJSO 2017
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Published Date: 24-01-2017
Forensic Science Revamping Criminal Justice System: DG PFSA
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Published Date: 13-01-2017
Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) - 3rd Batch - Applications Invitation
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Published Date: 06-01-2017
Pakistani Expatriates can be invited through Pakistan National Talent Pool (PNTP) Programme
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Published Date: 19-12-2016
Pakistani Student wins Bronze Medal in International Junior Science Olympiad
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Published Date: 09-12-2016
Closing of National Science Fair 2016
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Published Date: 05-12-2016
Weeklong National Science Fair at PMNH Opens
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Published Date: 18-11-2016
World Science Day Celeberated
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Published Date: 14-11-2016
Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT), Iran has opened the call for joint research proposals between 15.11.2016 to 24.12.2016
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Published Date: 26-09-2016
Attention Scientists/technologists and Ph.D Scholars
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Published Date: 23-09-2016
Call for The 13th International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO-2016)
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Published Date: 15-09-2016
5-day Workshop on Inquiry Based Science Education Concludes
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Published Date: 06-09-2016
5-day Workshop on Inquiry Based Science Education Starts
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Published Date: 09-08-2016
Natural History Museum, Lok Virsa sign MoU of collaboration
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Published Date: 22-07-2016
National Science Talent Farming Scheme Launched
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Published Date: 16-01-2017
Science Talent Farming Scheme - 2nd Batch Results
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Published Date: 22-07-2016
Science Talent Farming Scheme - 2016
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Published Date: 14-07-2016
1st International Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation Policy and Management (STIPM-2016) at MUET, Jamshoro
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Published Date: 03-06-2016
International Day for Biological Diversity Celebrated at PMNH
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Published Date: 04-05-2016
Travel Grants Available for Scientists, Technologists, PhD Scholars
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Published Date: 27-04-2016
Simple diet, lifestyle key to heart diseases prevention: Gen. Dr. Kayani
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Published Date: 25-04-2016
STFS - Corrigendum Notice on Situation Vacant
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Published Date: 22-04-2016
International Earth Day celebrated at PMNH
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Published Date: 22-04-2016
PSF invites applications for London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) 2016
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Published Date: 19-04-2016
PMNH Holds 2-Day National Mushroom Festival
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Published Date: 21-03-2016
Every discovery creates new questions and we have to find the answer of these questions; says Dr. Nargis Mavalvala
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Published Date: 10-03-2016
Situations Vacant at Pakistan Science Foundation under STFS Project
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Published Date: 02-03-2016
UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Fellowship Programme Engineering Cycle 2016
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Published Date: 11-12-2015
NOTICE FOR SUBMISSION OF EXPRESSION OF INTEREST & PREQUALIFICATION FOR PANEL OF LAWYERS AND LAW FIRMS WITH DEMONSTRATIVE COMPETENCE
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Published Date: 24-11-2015
Avenues of Pak-Turkmenistan cooperation in S&T
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Published Date: 11-11-2015
World Science Day Celebrated at PSF
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Published Date: 29-09-2015
Pakistan Science Foundation, Lanzhou University sign MoU for Scientific and Technological Cooperation
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Published Date: 02-09-2015
Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights Organized at GCWU, Faisalabad
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Published Date: 21-08-2015
Awareness Seminar on EU Research & Innovation Programme HORIZON-2020”
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Published Date: 15-06-2015
PSF, PSCB Jointly Organize High School Summer Science Program
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Pakistan Science Foundation's Subsidiary Organizations

PASTIC
PASTIC is the premier organization for dissemination of Scientific and Technological Information to the Scientists, Researchers
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PMNH
Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) situated at Garden Avenue, Shakarparian, Islamabad was established in 1976
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Research Projects Recommended for Funding under PSF-NFSC, China Second Call for Proposals

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LIST OF PROJECTS RECOMMENDED FOR FUNDING UNDER PSF-NSF, SRI LANKA JOINT INITIATIVE

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