About The Applied Scientific Research Fund (ASRF) is a non-government; non-profit organization created and
has the initial funding by Samih Darwazah, founder of Hikma Pharmaceuticals to promote the development
of applied science and engineering ideas. Our main target investigators are colleges and universities in
many fields such as medicine, natural sciences, engineering, information technology and many others.
ASRF is the first research funding organization initiated from the private sector in Jordan as non-profit
company acting on commercial basis while 100% of the profit is invested back in the fund to support the
creation of the innovation ecosystem in Jordan and the Middle Eas