LASRIC Call for Research and
Technology Funding 2021 Proposal

The Lagos State Science, Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC), a Lagos State Government initiative to promote innovation, create wealth and prosperity as well as tackle societal challenges in Lagos State through the application of Science and Technology.

LASRIC hereby calls for proposal for the ‘Research and Technology Grant 2021’. The funding will support innovative ideas using the ‘T.H.E.M.E.S’ vision of the present administration of Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu as thematic areas:

Traffic management and Transportation

Health and Environment

Education and Technology

Making Lagos a 21st Century Economy

Entertainment and Tourism

Security and Governance

Research Eligibility & Conditions

  1. 1. Accredited universities, colleges and polytechnics.
  2. 2. Research organisations encompassed by NIGERIAN guidelines.
  3. 3. Agricultural / environmental trusts with legally mandated research and development activities.
  4. 4. Profit oriented organisations with Research arms, branches or subsidiaries. Organisations should be no more than 15 years old.
  5. 5. Company or organisation must be registered or resident in Lagos or doing work directly impacting food ecosystem in Lagos.
  6. 6. Individuals must be sponsored or supported by any of the above or must show significant process with proven milestone achievements vetted by the research community.
  7. 7. Research laboratories with proven research work and identifiable patents.
  8. 8. Companies working in the agricultural value chain.
  9. 9. Companies willing to support an applied research process.