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Digital Society Research Grant 2020: Call For Proposals

The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission is calling for research proposals under the Digital Society Research Grant.

The objective of this grant is to contribute to the evidence base that is necessary for the nation to optimize on the advancements made in the deployment of communications infrastructure and service. This will in turn inform policy, programmes and interventions aimed at promoting the inclusion and participation of all segments of the population as the nation transitions towards being a fully digitally connected and informed society.

Duration of Project: 6 months
Maximum amount: RM10,000.00

Further information can be obtained from MCMC website: https://www.mcmc.gov.my/en/grants/digital-society-research-grant-2020-call-for-propo

Submission Date(s): Cycle: November - December 2020
Submission to IPSR: 15 December 2020
Contact Person: Ms Azahian Abdul Kadir (azahian@utar.edu.my) ext. 846
Puan Zahrah binti M.Razak (zahrah@utar.edu.my) Ext 848
Application Procedure:
A. SUBMISSION PROCEDURE
Forms to be submitted to IPSR:
  1. Proposal Submission Form and its appendices.
  2. FM-IPSR-R&D-066-Executive Summary
  3. FM-IPSR-R&D-007 Recommendations Form from Research Centre & Faculty
  4. FM-IPSR-R&D-055-Institutional Screening Form - External Fund Application (evaluated by 2 panels at Faculty level)