Production of biogas: an effective alternative to LPG !

Seeking long-lasting solutions is a dire need as there is a dearth of LP gas for which a considerable amount of forex is required. It is unlikely that Sri Lanka will be able to afford to continue using LP gas in future with the widening negative balance of payment and huge foreign debt in hand. Read more

Visit of Cuban ambassador to NSF

His Excellency Andres  Marcelo Gonzales Garrido, Ambassador for Cuba,  visited the NSF on the  20th April 2022 and held a discussion, focusing on capacity building for producing biologics and vaccines in Sri Lanka. Read more

New Director General

Dr. Sepalika Nayanie Sudasinghe has been appointed as the Director General of National Science Foundation (NSF) which is functioning under the purview of State Ministry of Skills Development, Vocational Training, Research, and Innovations with effect from 14 March 2022 by the State Ministry. Read more

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Considering the requests made by many applicants stating their inability to meet the deadline due to the prevailing situation in the country, the deadline for submission of complete applications is extended up to20/05/2022.The NSF will not be able to consider any more extensions regarding this call. Those who have submitted advance copies of their applications must meet this deadline (20/05/2022) and submit the applications with all relevant signatures. Read more


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