KFAS News

Fundamentals of Science Communication Promoting dialogue between scientists and the public

April 12, 2017

«I feel in the prime of my life when I talk with you, » this is how Dr. Adnan Shihab El-din, KFAS Director General expressed how he felt as he mingled with the young audience.

Call for Research Proposals

April 11, 2017

We are pleased to announce the second cycle of 2017 for submission of applications seeking funding of research proposals.

In a workshop hosted by the Kuwait National Cinema Company (KNCC), KFAS contributes to the development of the Kuwaiti cinema experience

April 11, 2017

In line with KFAS’ pursuit to enhance and develop capacities of research and innovation in the private sector and to enable it to come up with new and improved products and services, KFAS held a field workshop – hosted by the Kuwait National Cinema Company

KFAS and the Health Care Sector launch a comprehensive study of the health system in the State of Kuwait

April 10, 2017

KFAS organized a workshop in collaboration with the Public Health Program at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE/Health) to kick off a study funded by KFAS entitled "Review and strategy development of the Public health system in Kuwait."

Sabah Al-Ahmad Center signs an MOU for mutual cooperation with the Ministry of Finance (Innovation Management) U.A.E.

April 06, 2017

Sabah Al-Ahmad Center for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC), an affiliate of KFAS today a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of finance in the U.A.E. to strengthen mutual cooperation.

KFAS sponsors a constellation of practitioners of nonprofit youth groups active in innovation and entrepreneurship

March 27, 2017

KFAS sponsors a constellation of practitioners of nonprofit youth groups active in innovation and entrepreneurship.

The Supreme Council for Planning and Development approves 10 photoelectric projects in cooperatives and 1,500 homes after the success of the pilot project of KFAS

March 26, 2017

KFAS launched the second phase of its project to introduce power generation using photovoltaics in Al-Adaylia Co-op

KFAS received a delegation from Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School

March 22, 2017

KFAS received a delegation from Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government invited to conduct a workshop at the Foundation’s headquarters

KFAS presents its new Strategic Plan (2017-2021) before a focus group comprising the public and private sectors

March 19, 2017

KFAS shared its strategic plan for the next five years (2017-2021) with its partners from the Kuwaiti shareholding companies, the civil society, and the research community, to raise the level of interaction.

KFAS signs MOU with ASHRAE Global Society

March 01, 2017

KFAS signed a Memorandum of Understanding with ASHRAE global society formerly known as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.

Nine Kuwaiti Students Were Accepted into the 2017 Professional Development Initiative (PDI) in the United States

February 27, 2017

Nine university-level Kuwaiti students currently enrolled in the United States have been accepted for the 2017 summer term of the Professional Development Initiative (PDI)

KFAS signs an agreement with UNESCO

February 13, 2017

KFAS and UNESCO signed on Monday 13 February a funding agreement to increase the support for formal and informal education at the secondary level offered to 1100 Syrian refugees in Lebanon

“Research Writing Skills” Workshops 7-9 February, and 12-14 February 2017

February 12, 2017

KFAS has organized two workshops during the period February 7-9 and February 12-14 2017, on “research capacity building”, in collaboration with the British Council in Kuwait.

Innovation Challenge 2017

February 08, 2017

KFAS announced the ten out of twenty private Kuwaiti companies selected to participate in “KFAS Innovation Challenge Program 2017”

Funding Opportunities - eContent Solutions

February 05, 2017

KFAS is pleased to provide funding of eContent systems and solutions for non-profit organizations