DSR provides counseling and support services to faculty and students to be able to solicit funding for research development. We provide highlights on the following funding opportunities:

  • Internal seed funding

Seed funding is provided by GJU-DSR to help researchers at GJU to initiate sustainable research lines that would ultimately be funded through external grants.

Proposals for seed grants can be submitted at any time by filling this application form 

  • Scientific research fund

Research funding is provided by the Scientific Research Support Fund to help Jordanian scientists advance research in areas of national priority (see priorities of year 2018). 

Proposals for national research fund can be submitted following the SRF published guidelines.

  • EU funding opportunities

The European Union (EU) provides three funding schemes for university staff and faculty in Jordan:

  1. Erasmus+ is the new EU program for Education, Training, Youth, and Sport for 2014 - 2020. For details and deadlines, please visit the website of the National Erasmus+ Office - NEO 
  2.  Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation program with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020). To learn more about EU funding opportunities for your research area, please visit EC Participant Portal.
  3. ERANETMED aims to main aim of the project is to enhance Euro-Mediterranean co-ownership through innovation and competitive research in the societal challenges of the region. For the latest call, please visit the ERANETMED page here