KFAS News

KFAS signs deal with US scientific institution

September 17, 2016

KFAS signed a MoU Saturday with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) ...

Firas Aloda, Director - Finance & Investment Directorate of KFAS: “We maximize the use of our surplus to fund Scientific Research”

September 05, 2016

The Director- Finance & Investment Directorate of KFAS, Mr. Firas Aloda, has ...

The Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholars Program at Harvard Kennedy School is now accepting applications for the Spring 2017

September 04, 2016

Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences is pleased to announce that The Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholars Program at Harvard Kennedy School

KFAS organized a presentation on a breakthrough technology in manufacturing ‘Synthetic lightweight aggregate’

September 04, 2016

KFAS organized a visual presentation demonstrating a patented new technology in manufacturing ...

Kuwait Program at Harvard Kennedy School: Faculty Research Grants

August 28, 2016

The Kuwait Program at Harvard Kennedy School, A KFAS-HARVARD initiative, offers funding each year to Harvard faculty on a wide range of topics that focus primarily on Kuwait and the GCC countries.

OPEC AND THE GLOBAL ENERGY ORDER (CONFERENCE, NYU ABU DHABI, APRIL 17-19, 2017)

August 22, 2016

​​For scholars of international energy regimes, here’s a recent call for papers for what looks like a terrific conference on the history of OPEC and energy more broadly

LSE Kuwait Programme 2017 short-Term Visiting

August 17, 2016

The LSE Kuwait Programme is currently advertising its 2017 Short-Term Visiting Research Fellowship:

TWAS Research and Advanced Training Fellowship: 2016 Call for Applications

August 17, 2016

The fellowships are offered to scientists from developing countries and are tenable at centres of excellence in various developing countries.

His Highness the Amir receives KFAS chief, pupils

August 17, 2016

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, alongside His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

Nomination period closed for Al-Sumait Food Security Prize, shortlist chosen from 49 applicants

August 07, 2016

The Nomination & Search Committee of the Kuwait-sponsored Al-Sumait Food Security Prize has prepared a shortlist of potential winners

The scientific community lost two great world renowned Egyptian Arab scientists

August 04, 2016

Early morning news streamed over global media announced that Professor Ahmed Zwail, the father of femtosecond Science, for which he was awarded the Noble prize in chemistry, has passed away ...

مجبل... فقدناك قبل الأوان

July 28, 2016

عندما تتوالى الفواجع وتترى الأحزان، يتوقف المرء حائرا أمام حكمته سبحانه و تعالى في إرادته التي لا يسأل ردها بل اللطف فيها، والعون على تجاوزها.

KFAS Innovation Challenge 2016

July 18, 2016

KFAS and Cambridge Judge Business School Executive Education Conclude Executive Education Programme on Business Innovation

Recognizing outstanding Kuwaiti high school students of both literature and science branches

July 03, 2016

KFAS has recognized and honored on Wednesday, 29 June 2016 the outstanding high school graduates with the participation of the Foundation’s scientific centers