NABIC in collaboration with Voluntary Association of Bangladesh-New Jersey (VAB-NJ) has established computer learning centers to help children in rural Bangladesh. So far NABIC has sponsored and maintained 15 computer literacy centers (CLCs) and 9 smart class rooms. So far $126K was provided to support this program.
Since 2010 NABIC provided $ 27 K for sports equipment in rural girls’ schools. NABIC has been supporting this project through its local partner, Karmirhath. This helped students, making these schools more attractive to the children.
NABIC in collaboration with Dhaka Ahsania Mission established “Center for Ethics Education” at the campus of Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST) to systematically study issues related to ethics and its application in Bangladesh. Aim is to develop curriculum, courses, training programs, workshop, seminars and other public awareness campaign to uplift the ethical condition of Bangladesh. NABIC committed to provide 50% of the cost, $200K in 4 years. In 2017 NABIC has provided $50K for this center.
Since 2008 NABIC has been providing funding to Bangladesh Academy of Sciences (BAS) to cover the travel expenses for young scientists attending the conference of Nobel Laureates in Landau, Germany and travel grant for Bangladeshi students participating in the ACM-ICPC finals. NABIC support the science education and research among the young scientists of Bangladesh. So far NABIC provided $86K as travel grants of $10,000 to the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences. 2017 Commitments $10K.