Today (November 14, 2016) research award of GCUF for the year 2015 ceremony was arranged in the Iqbal Hall, main campus, GCUF by the office of research, innovation and commercialization (ORIC). Worthy Vice chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (TI) was the chief guest of the ceremony. In his speech he congratulated all the faculty members having contribution in the research for the year 2015. He also mentioned several milestone initiatives taken by the university to promote the research culture in our institution. Pakistan Council for Science & Technology (PCST) awards certificates were given to award winners from GCUF in the year 2015. The maximum number of publications were of Dr. Shafaqat Ali, second highest scorers were Dr. Khalid Mahmood Zia and Dr. Sajid Akash and three researchers share the third highest scorer position. Cheque were distributed among 118 researchers with the impact factor publications in science & Technology and 13 researchers in arts and social sciences for HEC recognized publications. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Zuber and Dr. Khalid Mahmood Zia (director ORIC) also shared their views and appreciated the respected V.C. for taking every positive initiative for promoting research culture in GCUF. Dr. Asim Mansha (Manager academia-industry linkage ORIC) was the stage sectary of this successful event. Dr. Sajjid Akash presented the research report of year 2015-2016, reflecting the decent growth in the number of publications and research grants in the last four years.