40 research projects realized finished products for 900 mln tenge

15 August 2016, 23:57
Фото: forbes.kz

The National Academy of Sciences encourages researchers to actively participate in the process of commercializing its own scientific research. This was announced by  President of the National Academy of Sciences Marat Zhurinov at a press conference in the CCS.  

"In the scientific field of Kazakhstan there are successful examples of commercialization. So, over the past few years, 40 of 65 projects have reached the level of sales of finished goods totaling more than 900 million tenge ," he said.

Grants will be provided to the leading Kazakh scientists, talented young researchers and businessmen who have expressed a desire to carry out industrial research and development work. Duration of the grant - 3 years. The maximum grant amount is: for groups of senior researchers - 230 million tenge, for groups of research assistants - 180 million tenge.