Research projects

Useful websites for research programmes and projects

TEMPUS- Trans-European Mobility Programme for University Studies
Granting body: European Union
Official website: www.etf.eu.int/tempus.nsf
National Coordinator in Cairo: www.tempus-egypt.com
Staff members of all Egyptian governmental and private universities can apply for this programme.
 
• EU Research Collaboration Programme (from 2002-2006)
The sixth framework program (FP6)
Gives Egyptian researchers the opportunity to take part in joint research programmes with the European parties. For more details visit the website:
http://fp6.cordis.lu
http://www.cordis.lu
 
• Egyptian-American Programme for Joint Research
Granting body: Egyptian Ministry of Scientific Research and Technology in collaboration with the American parties
Official Website: http://www.usembassy.egnet.net/usegypt/joint-st.htm
Staff members of all Egyptian governmental and private universities can apply for this programme.

• Bibliotheca Alexandrina Programme for Supporting the Recent Obtainers of the Doctorate Degree (Research Scholarships)
Granting body: Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Official Website: http://www.bibalex.org/csspform
 
• The Nippon Foundation Programme (in the Maritime Field)
Granting body: The Nippon Foundation of Japan
Official Website:
http://www.nippon-foundation.or.jp/eng/how/marine_affairs.html
 
• The Cambridge Overseas Trust Programme: A Scholarship Programme for Studying at the University of Cambridge
Granting body: The Cambridge Overseas Trust
1- A doctoral scholarship for 3 years
2- A research scholarship for one year after obtaining the doctorate
Official Website:
http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk
http://www.bp.com
www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus/applying/howtoapply1.html
http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/affices/gradstud
http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus/funding/overseas