Good news for researchers, Allama Iqbal Open University has launched cash prizes for aspirants
By Mah Jabeen
(AIOU) Allama Iqbal Open University will now award cash prizes to aspirates of higher education those who are successful in producing commercial workable projects and completing compatible global research.
Dr. Shahid Siddiqiui, Vice Chancelor (AIOU) stated while addressing during an open session of 5th National Conference on Physics and Emerging Science on Tuesday at the main campus in Islamabad. He added, “The PhD scholars across the country will be the most deserving for the said award, specially the aspirant of BS and MS programs.”
The Vice Chancellor of (AIOU) also stated that the cash prize awards are introduced for the fiscal year and a large amount of budget has been allocated for the said purpose, the man aim is to encourage youth to participate and bring drastic changes in the country.
Mr. Siddiqui further announced an organization of particular fund in favor of research and development activities in order to improve the construction and distribution of knowledge through research journals and conferences.