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PhD Support Program 2021

PhD Support Program 2021


PhD students from universities and research institutes are invited to submit proposals for the PhD Support Program 2021․ The program is implemented by the Enterprise Incubator Foundation with support of PMI Science and aims to encourage young scientists by providing funding and assistance for their research and scientific projects. Since 2018, 30 PhD students from 11 research institutions and universities have already been able to benefit from the program and demonstrate immense progress in the research.

Faculty Research Funding Program 2021


Faculty Research Funding Program 2021


Research teams from universities and research institutes of the Republic of Armenia are invited to submit their proposals for the Faculty Research Funding Program implemented by Enterprise Incubator Foundation (EIF) with support of PMI Science. The main goal of the Program is to provide funding and systemic support to various research teams in the scientific directions mentioned below. Since 2018, 45 research teams from 19 research institutes and universities have already been able to benefit from the program and demonstrate immense progress in their research.

VTC Business Consultant


Request for Expressions of Interest of Individual Consultant


Loan Number: 7963-AM


Foreign Financing Projects Management Center (FFPMC) of the Ministry of Finance of RA announces a tender for individual consultant to implement the assignment of Business Development Consultancy Services for Vanadzor Technology Center in the scope of World Bank’s “E-Society and Innovation for Competitiveness (EIC) Project”.


The overall objective of the assignment is to ensure efficiency of business development services to be provided by Vanadzor Technology Center in order to assist the Center in delivery of technology support, incubation and business services to local firms and entrepreneurs, and support in creation of start-up ecosystem in Vanadzor.

The selected Individual Consultant will implement the following activities:

  • Provide business development consultancy (including management, marketing, investment attraction, etc.)
  • Assist in formation of technology startup teams comprising VTC training participants and other specialists;
  • Provide mentorship services to VTC entrepreneurs and startup teams;
  • Identify ICT and/or engineering solutions to be used in various economic sectors in the Lori region;
  • Negotiate with foreign and Yerevan-based companies to establish branches of their companies in Vanadzor;
  • Assist VTC Manager and Enterprise Incubator Foundation in fundraising process;

The assignment will be implemented within 1 year starting 1 August, 2014, with a possibility of extension.

The Consultant should qualify the following criteria and should have:

  • At least Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree is preferred;
  • At least 3 years of work experience in business management or consulting;
  • Understanding of ICT and high-tech sectors of Armenia;
  • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills;
  • Excellent knowledge of Armenian, Russian and English languages.
  • Excellent communication skills, ability of working in a team.

Interested consultants meeting the above requirements should submit an expression of interest and a CV by 20 June, 2014 by the address below (applications may be also submitted electronically):


Mr. Edgar Avetyan

Executive Director

Foreign Financing Projects Management Center (FFPMC)

Ministry of Finance of RA

Government House 1, Republic Square

Yerevan, Republic of Armenia

Telephone: (060) 700-343, 700-390

Fax: (+3740) 545 708

E-mail: [email protected]

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