Islamic Development Bank Transform Fund 2018


Overview

Scientists, Innovators, SMEs, Private Firms, Governments & Non-Governmental Organizations, and Academic or Research and Development Institutions in IsDB Member and non-member countries, which are in need of funding support can apply under these categories:

  • Category 1: New Ideas with Proof of Concept.
  • Category 2: Scaling up of Innovative Projects.
  • Category 3: Commercialization of Technology.
  • Category 4: Capacity Building in Science, Technology and Innovation
Support the global goals:
  • Zero Hunger
  • Good Health and Well-being
  • Quality Education
  • Clean Water and Sanitation
  • Affordable and Clean Energy
  • Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Online application form available at the IDB portal "Engaging and transforming communities" (Please register at https://www.isdb-engage.org)

  • must be accompanied by an initial idea concept note (in the case of Category one) or
  • detailed project technical proposal / feasibility study (in the case of other categories)
  • demonstrating, among others, the requested information under each category and supported by illustrative media means (e.g. photos, videos, demos, etc.).

  • Guidelines for the Application to the Science, Technology and Innovation Transform Fund (IsDB-STIF) can be downloaded by clicking the link – (https://s3.amazonaws.com/skipsolabs_ladec/frontend/challenge/Guidelines%20for%20the%20Application_English_114d.pdf)

    Deadline for the submission to IPSR

    Please submit the following documents to IPSR:
    i. Application form (printed from website) and supporting documents (softcopy & hardcopy)
    ii. FM-IPSR-R&D-007 Recommendation From Research Centre & Faculty (hardcopy)
    iii. FM-IPSR-R&D-066-Executive Summary

    Deadline: 22 June 2018 (Friday)

    Email the softcopy to azahian@utar.edu.my or banu@utar.edu.my

    Note:

    All applications must be evaluated at IPSR level and recommended by IPSR Director before submission to IsDB by 31 July 2018


    Contact Person

    Ms Banu banu@utar.edu.my, ext. 848
    Cik Azahian Abdul Kadir azahian@utar.edu.my, ext. 846