PSF-TUBITAK Third Joint Call for Proposals

Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) and the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) The Call is open between 21.09.2020 and 17.11.2020

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK) and Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), under the protocol on Cooperation in Science and Technology invite scientists and researchers working in the Universities and Research Centers to submit joint proposals for R&D projects in the following priority areas;

  • Energy Storage
  • Biomedical equipment and Technologies
  • Food processing and Technology

For Pakistani Side:

The Pakistani scientists must submit one hard copy and electronic copy through email to:

Dr. Ahsan Feroze
Director, International Linkages
Pakistan Science Foundation
1-Constitution Avenue, G-5/2, Islamabad
Telephone: +92-51-9206724
Fax: +92-51-9202468
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Guidelines & Details .


  • The partners should come to an agreement with each other using their own means of communication and jointly develop and complete their project proposal before submitting it to TÜBITAK and PSF. TÜBITAK and the PSF do not match the collaborating partners
  • Joint Research & Development Project must contribute towards development of Technology, Process, Technique, Prototype, Commercialization and Innovation, leading to socio-economic uplift of both countries.
  • Project proposals must provide detailed information on the objectives and justification of the planned joint research work, the methodology to be followed, the composition of each research team and the intended time schedule.
  • The relevant application forms (distributed by TÜBITAK and PSF) which are approved the by the heads of institutions of the project co-directors should be duly filled and submitted by the Turkish scientists to TÜBITAK and by the Pakistani scientists to PSF for evaluation and approval.
  • Curricula vitae of both research teams should be attached.
  • The duration of the projects should not exceed 36 months (3-years).
  • The maximum cost of the project from Pakistani side Rs.20.0million.
  • The cost of permanent equipment should not exceed 40% of the total project cost.
  • The deadline for submission is 17.11.2020
  • The present call for proposals and the application forms for the Pakistan side are available from the PSF web site at the address

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