Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences (RIFS) is established in 2000, aiming to conduct advanced researches in all fields of fundamental sciences, including mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology and geology. Furthermore, researches of interdiciplinary nature such as biochemistry, biotechnology, biophysics, geochemistry and nano-sciences are also considered as the aim of this institute. RIFS supports all types of original research projects in all fields of fundamental sciences, especially proposed by young scientists.