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Published on: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 17:05:31

CALL FOR CONCEPT NOTES: TETFUND NATIONAL RESEARCH FUND (NRF) GRANTS FOR 2019

INTRODUCTION

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) wishes to inform the Nigerian research community in particular and the public in general that following the President's approval of N5 billion in April, 2019 from the 2018 TETFund Intervention Fund dedicated to funding applied research under its National Research Fund (NRF) programme, the Fund has reconstituted the National Research Fund Screening and Monitoring Committee (NRFS&MC), which has the responsibility to, among others, screen research proposals and recommend awards of grants to deserving researchers. The new process of accessing the NRF grant involves this Call for CONCEPT NOTE from all interested researchers to be followed by the submission of full proposals by only those whose Concept Notes contain research projects that are considered fundable.

 

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