Pakistan Innovation Foundation
Karachi Civic Innovation Lab
Challenges & Labs
Hello Tomorrow Pakistan Challenge 2017
Technovation Girls Make App Day 2017
Karachi Innovation Challenge 2016
Women Transport Challenge 2015
I am Karachi Innovation Challenge 2015
Ilm Apps Challenge 2014
PIF Innovation Labs 2013
PIF Ideas Labs 2013
Pakistan Innovation Forum 2017
Global Teacher Prize 2017
Pakistan Innovation Forum 2016
Pakistan Innovation Forum 2015
Innovation Award 2015
Pakistan Innovation Forum 2014
CSI – Youth
LEGO Robotics Mindstorm
National STEM School 2017
Research & Advocacy
EdTech Report 2015
INNOVATING FOR IMPACT
Become a Mentor:
Instructions for Potential Mentors
Pakistan Innovation Foundation draws upon individuals with specific expertise to serve as Mentors to support its innovation promotion activities. Mentors provide their time to help innovation and entrepreneurial teams during the National Innovation Grand Challenge and in other competitions. NIGC Mentors may be paid an honorarium in recognition of their services and their travel may be compensated for. Exceptionally accomplished individuals may also be nominated on Technical Committees and Judging Panels of various Competitions. In addition to ones technical merit, mentoring activity is also counted as 'service' towards one nomination as a Fellow of Pakistan Innovation Foundation. Please make sure you have filled out the Membership Form as Mentoring Applications are subject to Expert Scrutiny and Interviews prior to acceptance. You will be contacted by email for that.
Educational Qualifications (Start with the latest first)
Work Experience (Start with the latest first):
Please tell us your specific area of specialisation:
Area of Specialisation:
Specific Expertise 1
Specific Expertise 2
Specific Expertise 3
Please tell us about your areas of interest within National Innovation Grand Challenge?
Water and Climate
Health and Sanitation
Agriculture and Rural Development
ICT 4 Development
Please tell us about your innovation and entrepreneurial experience? Please be specific about the kinds of things you have done and you believe you can help others achieve (e.g. prototyping, working with materials, creative brainstorming, project mgmt.)
Do you have any specific training in (if so, please describe)?
Innovation and Creativity:
Judging Experience: Please tell us if you've had any experience of judging a competition. Tell what kind of competition it was and where? Give us a reference from the institution in question from where we could verify.
Any other Achievements or Relevant Information that may be used to evaluate your candidacy for mentorship.
Do you have any other special relationships, networks, ideas, programmes, and funding opportunities that you think you could bring to PIF to further enrich its programmes and activities and help it achieve its objectives?
How much time would you be able to spare mentoring a team or an individual?
1-2 hours per week on-going
2-4 hours per month on-going
1 day per month for 6 months
more than a day per month
If you live outside Pakistan, how often do you visit Pakistan and during which months (usually)?
If you live outside Pakistan, how would you prefer to connect with your mentees?
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