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The Newton-Paulet strategy aims at providing capacity-enhancement in science and innovation policies in Peru to deliver significant science and innovation outputs by 2021.

This programme aims to provide technical assistance for the design of a Scientific Consulting Unit of advisors, which will provide intelligence and scientific advice to institutions responsible for public policy and technological transfer-absorption to the private sector.

This Request for Proposals (RFP) invites proposals to support CONCYTEC (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica) and other key stakeholders in the STI (science, technology and innovation) ecosystem to propose a fit-for-purpose model for a Scientific Advisory Unit in Peru in order to enhance the ability of government policymakers to make better informed decisions.

How to apply

Please download and read the four documents available in downloads section.

To apply, please:

1. Read the Request for Proposal (RFP) document in full.*
2. Complete the form: Annex 2 – Supplier Response.

Please submit all mandatory documentation to by the response deadline, as set out in the Timescales section (section 11.1) of the Request for Proposal (RFP) document.*

*Please note that an updated RFP document will be available shortly.


2 September 2019, 17:00 UK time.

Please also note the timescales section in the RFP document.


If you have any questions, please contact

In your email, please specify that you are enquiring about the Newton Fund PDE: Scientific Advisory Unit - Peru.

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