The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology has within its mandate a set of funding programs to support high quality research and innovation activities. Within the recent developments, the funding programs have been restructured to meet the needs of each particular stage of development; and it includes funding programs for collaborative research, demonstration actions and prototyping, in addition to innovation support and entrepreneurship programs. Individual researchers can benefit from the funding programs as well as legal established entitles in Egypt. The spectrum of funding complement publicly funding programs through specialised programs and actions. The programs aims to leverage resources and capacities in addition to engagement of egyptian expatriates, public authorities and civil societies in Egypt.