SGCI is inviting Concept Notes on “FORESIGHT IN RESEARCH AND INNOVATION FOR DEVELOPMENT”

The Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI) invites concept notes from researchers/ experts with proven experience and track records to write a state-of-the-art research paper on the theme: “Foresight in Research and Innovation for Development.” The assignment will be conducted between September 2022 and February 2023 (see the appended timetable). The available budget is US$ 25,000 to cover project costs and fees. The Scinnovent Centre will enter into an agreement with the successful applicant and provide guidance, oversight and support towards the delivery of the paper and associated outputs.

The document attached below provides guidelines on the concept for a research paper on the above topic. Applicants are expected to use this information only as a guide in developing their concept notes. Concept notes need not be limited to the points outlined below and originality/ creativity will be among the key evaluation criteria.

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