The U.S.-Egypt Joint Science and Technology Fund was established under the U.S. - Egypt Science & Technology Cooperative Agreement signed in 1995, and renewed in 2001 by the United States and the Arab Republic of Egypt. Te Joint Fund receives $3 million per year to distribute equally between Egyptian and American scientists working together on Joint Fund activities.
Joint Fund supports the following activities:
1- Joint research projects.
2- Junior scientist visits.
3- Organization of workshops.
Find out more information on: http://cairo.usembassy.gov/usegypt.htm
IMPORTANT!! There are two types of research grants available for joint research projects developed by U.S. and Egyptian science partners:
1- Dual-Cooperator research grants that involve the participation of at least one partner from each side and provide a maximum budget of $60,000.
2- Multi-Cooperator research grants that involve the participation of multi-disciplinary research teams and provide a maximum budget of $180,000 .
These grants support research in the following priority areas:
For more information on the application procedures and forms, please visit http://cairo.usembassy.gov/usegypt/grants.htm