Director General UCOST, Dr Rajendra Dobhal inaugurated a workshop digitally on 24th Aug, 2020 which was organized by National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, Uttarakhand. It is one week long duration workshop on “Writing Research Papers & Grant Proposals: Scientific, Technical, and Ethical Practices & Conduct”. Dr Dobhal said that A research paper is a piece of academic writing that provides analysis, interpretation, and argument based on in-depth independent research. Writing a research paper requires you to demonstrate a strong knowledge of your topic, engage with a variety of sources, and make an original contribution to the debate. Writing research paper and project proposal is an Art; every research scholar should inculcate this art in them. We should do hard practice for writing research papers.