KACST provides $169 million for research projects

December 3, 2009

The King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) has provided SR 635 million ($169.32 million) to support 809 proposed research projects as part of its annual grant program, according to a statement on its website. The grant program aims to promote applied scientific research that will further the Kingdom’s national development, both in the public and private sectors.