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Towards Rubella Elimination in the Philippines Research Forum

You are invited to attend the UP Manila-NIH Research Forum entitled, Towards Rubella Elimination in the Philippines will be held on 3 November 2017, Tuesday, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the NIH Centennial Conference Room.

The research forum aims to:

1. To present an overview of the progress of the rubella/congenital rubella syndrome elimination plans on the global, regional and national levels

Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER)

We are pleased to announce that the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) is now accepting proposals in a variety of topical and geographical focus areas:

NIH Research Forum hosted by the NIH-Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

You are invited to attend the NIH Research Forum entitled, "Deep, Dark, Diminutive and Diverse: The USA’s 4D Strategy in Leveraging Marine Sediment-Derived Actinobacteria as Sustainable Drug Resource" on 10 October 2017, Tuesday, 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 N.N. at the NIH Centennial Conference Room. Registration is free with snacks and certificate of participation.

Kindly confirm the names of attendees to Ms. Sheila Bolante at 5672054 or shbolante@up.edu.ph.

 

Call for Research or Thesis Proposals for Funding by the UPM-National Institutes of Health, UPM Student Researcher Grant 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office (RGAO) is now accepting applications for the UPM Student Researcher Grant for CY 2017. This grant provides funding support for thesis/research of UP Manila undergraduate students, medical students, and masteral students without any scholarship.

SALIKHA: CHED-NCCA Grants for Creative Projects of the K to 12 Transition Program

We are pleased to announce that the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the National Commission for Culture and Arts (NCCA) is now accepting proposals for the 2017 cycle of SALIKHA Creative Grants.

Attached is the Call for Proposal for your reference.

The deadline for submission of Concept Proposals is on 31 August 2017. For inquiries, kindly coordinate with the Research Grants Administration Office (rgao@post.upm.edu.ph, 567-2054)

DOST-GIA Call for Proposals CY 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Grants-In-Aid Program (GIA) is now accepting proposals in support of the Harmonized National R&D Agenda (HNRDA).

The priority areas are as follows:

  1. Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources.
  2. Health Sector.
  3. Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology.
  4. Basic Research.
  5. Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation

Attached is the Call for Proposal for your reference.

Grand Challenges Canada – Request for Proposal

We are pleased to announce that Grand Challenges Canada is now accepting proposals that

focus particularly on the following areas of interest:

  1. Improving reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health through essential health services; and
  2. Improving early childhood development.

Call for proposal guidelines and forms are available at this link:    http://www.grandchallenges.ca/funding-opportunities./

Payment Schedule of Salaries and Honoraria for Project-Based Staff

Effective July 2017, project-based personnel are required to open personal accounts with the Development Bank of the Philippines to facilitate timely release of salaries, honoraria, and payment for professional services.

In consonance with Memorandum Order CCDP-2017-23 “Payment Schedules of Salaries for Job Order (J.O.) Staff”, we are also implementing the same schedules of payment of salaries, honoraria, and payment of professional services for project-based personnel. The requirements for the following are as follows:

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