Call for Proposals – R10 Humanitarian Technology Project / Activities

Humanitarian Technology Committee encourage you to have Humanitarian Technology activities in your section and invite you to apply for funding through an on-line application, which can be accessed through the following link.
Link to the form :
Terms and Conditions

  1. Funding for a particular section is limited to a maximum of US$250, the remaining fund if required can be availed from IEEE Organizational Unit (OU). Since funding is limited, a selection panel will review all proposals and select few based on the quality of your proposal.


  1. Mandatory requirement: Policy of Section matching fund:

For Large Section, R10 will cover up to 50% of the total expenses
For Medium Section, R10 will cover up to 75% of the total expenses
For Small Section, and R10 will cover 100% of the total expenses

  1. Topics:
  • Community Engagement Workshop with at-least 60% attendance from community people in the event.
  • SIGHT Summit(s)
  • Workshops/Technical Sessions on topics such as Social Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation, Humanitarian Technology, Disaster Management Technologies etc.
  • Student contests such as Solar Lamp design contest, green energy project exhibition etc.
  • Educational Workshop for local farmers, fishermen or community people etc.
  • Basic Health related projects for underserved communities
  • Other than mentioned above, must be prior approval from HTA Committee.


  1. Grant amount should be expensed upon
  • Project/Activity Material Costs
  • Event space/hall/location rental charges


  1. Recipient of support fund should submit activity reports and expense reports within 1 month after completion of the project(s).


  1. The selected project/activity shall be submitted detailed report to R10 Newsletter.


  1. Timeline
  • Call for Proposals Initiated: 17th April 2017
  • Deadline for Proposals: 26th May 2017
  • Selected Project Announced: 6th June 2017
  • Project Implementation Phase: 8th June 2017 to 27th October 2017
  • Amounts Reimbursed: By 30 November 2017


  1. Contact

Parkash Lohana
R10 Humanitarian Technology Activities Coordinator