Government of Pakistan

Invitation of Research Proposals under

PARC invites Research Proposals (Concept Papers) under 9th batch of ALP from the promising Pakistani research scientists for the award of research grants on competitive basis under the Pak-USA endowment funded Agricultural Linkages Program (ALP). The program focuses on global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) & National Food Security Policy of the Government of Pakistan aiming the food security, poverty alleviation and promoting broad based equitable and sustainable agriculture in Pakistan. The research grants will be highly competitive and the innovative proposals capable of evolving or providing answers to the questions and problems faced by Pakistani farmers/ stakeholders will be eligible for funding. The Research Proposals should be developed on the basis of research priorities identified in the fields of Animal Sciences, Plant Sciences, Natural Resources, Social Sciences and Agricultural Engineering. These Research Priorities can be downloaded from PARC/ALP website. Preliminary Proposals (4 copies) should comprise Project Title, Applicant's Details, Overseas Cooperating Scientist/Organization (if any), Duration, Abstract/Justification, Objectives, Plan of Work and Proposed Budget. Proforma for preliminary proposal and instructions to the participating scientists can be downloaded from Website. The proposal may be submitted to the Executive Director, ALP Secretariat, Planning & Development Division, PARC within one month from the date of published advertisement (closing date: 11-03-2019). Proposals submitted after due date will not be entertained.

Executive Director (ALP) PARC,
Plot 20, G-5/1, P. O. Box 1031. Islamabad,
Ph: (051) 9245648, Fax: (051) 9202150