Higher Education Commission (HEC), under the banner of Local Challenge Fund (LCF), will host a series of virtual workshops from August 07-17 for the academic community wishing to apply for the upcoming LCF grants.
The aim of the workshops is to sensitize stakeholders about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), prioritize SDGs for Pakistan and to get feedback on the role of SDGs for their work and how they can contribute to SDG implementation in the country.
It is pertinent to mention here that the last date to submit project outline for LCF grants is September 1, 2020. The amount of funding is Rs. 65 million for maximum project duration of two years. In exceptional cases budget may go up to Rs. 113 million.