The key parameter for research fund award shall be the relevance of research proposals with Space Science, Technology and Applications, particularly the Geographic Information Science. Proposals shall be welcomed in all domains of GIS and Space Applications, however the proposals having significant overlap with the domains / outputs already being covered under the current PC-1 through NCGSA affiliated labs will not be considered for the research fund.
To outstand, the proposal should have clearly defined solution-oriented outcomes and outputs. Furthermore, the proposals with strong industrial and developmental partnerships will be preferred.
Research Grants will be provided on competitive basis in the following major domains (but not limited to) resulting in sustainable products / applications / prototypes / solutions with potential of commercialization and leading to contributions in the socio-economic development of Pakistan.