To emphasize the importance of scientific research, the science club had organized an activity on Sunday 22nd of November, 2015 under the name "The Research Council under microscope". The guest of honor, Dr. Obaid Al Saidi, the director of programs of The Research Council (TRC) gave an oral presentation explaining the different research programs offered by the council. In the second session of the program, Ms. Sarah Al Bariki gave a detailed presentation about the Faculty Mentored Undergraduate Research Award Program (FURAP) scholarships which are granted by the TRC for the undergraduate students studying in local higher education institutes, colleges and universities in Oman. The Research Council is currently accepting research proposals for this program which will provide funding up to 2,400 R.O. per research. The submission can be done through the TRC website and the last date for submission is 7th of April. The dean, assistant deans, head of applied science department, heads of sections and units were present for the event.