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Eligibility Criteria

​Lead Principal Investigators (PIs) must:

  • Be a university faculty member (PhD or FCPS/MCPS/FRCS) based at a Pakistan HEI that is not included in the research-intensive institution as specified for GCF-2020 call

The Project Team:

  • Should include at least one co-PI from a Pakistan HEI that is from a research-intensive institution as specified for GCF-2020 call
  • ​May include consortia of faculty members from multiple university departments and/or multiple universities
  • May include: private sector participants, particularly when they bring prior IP or capability to the consortium and/or significant deployment, implementation, or scale-up capability

Higher Education Institutions may submit a maximum of 3 exceptional Project Outline proposals under this Call for Proposals. It is the responsibility of the VC/Rector to identify those proposals to be submitted by each HEI, and if appropriate to undertake in an internal screening prior to the Project Outline Submission date.​​