NTRA’s Sponsorship of Graduation Projects

Graduation Project Financial Guidelines

Submission Deadline, Dec., 15th, 2022


The fund is only offered to senior (last year)
students in Egyptian public and non-profit
educational institutes.

Selection Criteria

  • Each submitted project is evaluated based
    on its relevance to telecommunications,
    impact, originality, writing quality and the
    team competency.
  • The funded projects should adopt
    prototypes as a final deliverable.

Funding Process

  • Financial support is disbursed ONLY for the
    approved items:

Hardware and specialized software.

Printing the final report for a maximum
amount of 500 L.E.

  • Typically, a project will be funded by an
    amount up to 50,000 LE after being
    evaluated by a group of experts. Therefore,
    special consideration should be given to
    apply for promising projects with justified
  • Students are encouraged to use the tools
    already purchased by NTRA in previous
    years and stored in the faculty.
  • Internet purchases are only approved for
    items that are not available locally and in
    this case an invoice is requested.
  • NTRA holds the right to reject an unjustified
  • The project proposal should be submitted
    using the posted template.
  • For submitted proposals, an estimate of the
    budget should be included. For accepted
    projects, the exact budget Excel file should
    be submitted along with the invoices.
  • Submission Deadline, Dec., 15th, 2022. The
    final decision will be announced before Feb.
    15th, 2023.
  • After the graduation project day, a faculty
    notification letter should be submitted
    confirming that all non-consumable tools
    have been delivered to the department
    inventory for re-use by graduation projects
    in coming years.
  • The allocated budget will be granted as a
    bank transfer issued to the project
    supervisor who in turn will reimburse the
    students team. Such a bank transfer will be
    issued upon receiving the required
    documents and after the graduation day.
  • The project team members must provide a
    stamped and signed document indicating
    the principal supervisor of the project, his
    affiliation, and then names of the team

NTRA’s Funding Process Proposed Tracks

  • Value Added Telecom Services
    – Telecom Applications in Verticals Sectors
    – Industry 4.0 Applications and Services
    – Energy Savings:
    – People with Disabilities
    – Location Based Services
    – Billing Monitoring
    – Security Applications
    – ….
  • Telecom Applications in Verticals Sectors
    – Agriculture and Irrigation
    – Environment and Climate change
    – Electricity and Energy
    – Traffic and Transportation
    – e-Education
    – e-Health
    – ….
  • Industry 4.0 Applications and Services
    – Digital Communication Services
    – Intelligent Applications
    – Smart Cities Applications & Service
    – Smart Cities Applications & Service
    – Robotics and Autonomous Systems
    – Data Related Service
    – …
  • Energy Savings:
    – Energy Harvesting,
    – Low Power Communication
    – …

(You can still submit your own ideas)

Submit your proposal online at rd@tra.gov.eg. More information is available on the NTRA website