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Funding opportunities

The sources of funding can be local, regional or international projects or programs, national or international grants.


Annually, the university allocates some funds for Research Initiation Grants. These grant are for funding the research projects aligned to the Research Focus Areas of the University. The distribution of funds is done accordingly to the relevant BIUST policy and guidelines.

  • View Internal Funding Opportunities – Research Initiation Grant Call

The Office of Research, Development and Innovation (ORDI) promotes research and program best practices in grant administration.  The office helps to identify funding sources and completion required grant submissions processes. It facilitates research sustainability through the support and/or coordination of faculty development initiatives and orients principal investigators and staff upon receipt of grants. The office oversees compliance with funding agency regulations and standards. Ensure the timely submission of progress reports.

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To supplement internal Research Flash, University has subscribed to Research Professional. Research Professional is the definitive source of information about sponsors of African science and development research funding programmes, and brings out details of all their calls for applications for funding.