The National Research Fund has put out calls for proposals in the following strategic thematic areas;
(Please visit the NRF website: https://researchfund.go.ke/active-calls/)
1. COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH ON CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)
The focus for this call is; early detection, prevention, management, supporting health systems or increasing scientific evidence to responses to COVID-19 pandemic. Successful application will be funded up to a maximum of (Ksh 20 Million) for a period of 1 year. Submission of applications in the official form must be in both electronic and 3 hard copies (labelled – Collaborative Research on Covid-19).
For more information on the calls, Please visit the NRF website: https://researchfund.go.ke/active-calls/
The office of DVC-RIE invites researchers who wish to have their proposals/concepts (especially the COVID-19 proposals) pre-reviewed before submission to submit these to the office at email@example.com by May 21, 2020
All proposals must have institutional endorsement (DVC-RIE) and be submitted in both hard and soft copies. The DVC-RIE will receive and endorse the proposals not later than May 26, 2020. We shall deliver all endorsed hard copy proposals to NRF.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for further clarification or assistance with this.