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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:

Department of Agriculture (DA) – Biotech Program Call for Proposals

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Agriculture (DA) Biotech Program is now accepting proposals for the fourth quarter of CY 2017 and for CY 2018.

The priority areas are as follows:

UNITAID – Call for Proposals: Better, Shorter Treatment for Multidrug-Resistant TB (MDR TB)

We are pleased to announce that UNITAID is now accepting proposals for better, shorter treatment for multidrug-resistant TB (MDR TB). Under this call, Unitaid is soliciting proposals to:

DOST – Science for Change (S4C) Program

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) under the “Accelerated R&D Program for Capacity Building of Research and Development Institutions and Industrial Competitiveness” of the S4C Program is now accepting proposals for the following calls:

  1. Collaborative Research and Development to Leverage Philippine Economy (CRADLE)
  2. Business Innovation through S&T (BIST) for industry
  3. R&D Leadership Program (RDLead)

Attached is the Call for Proposals for your reference.

DOST – Science for Change (S4C) Program, Niche Centers in the Regions for R&D (NICER) Program

We are pleased to announce that the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) under the “Accelerated R&D Program for Capacity Building of Research and Development Institutions and Industrial Competitiveness” of the S4C Program is now ready to accept research and development (R&D) proposals for 2017 from the HEIs. The Niche Centers in the Regions for R&D (NICER) will provide institutional grant for HEIs in the regions for R&D capacity building to improve their S&T infrastructure.

Call for proposals: UK – Philippines: Joint Health Research Initiative Call for concept proposals with the themes on Infectious Diseases, and Researches on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

We are pleased to inform you that the submission deadline for the call for proposals: UK – Philippines: Joint Health Research Initiative Call for concept proposals with the themes on Infectious Diseases, and Researches on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus has been moved to June 6, 2017.

For inquiries, kindly coordinate with the Research Grants Administration Office (rgao@post.upm.edu.ph, 567-2054)

PCHRD Call for Proposal 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) is now accepting capsule research proposals for CY 2018. The following are the research areas to be covered:

MRC/DFID/NIHR Call for research to improve adolescent health in LMIC settings

We are pleased to announce that the Medical Research Council (MRC) in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is now accepting proposals to address questions of effectiveness and access to health interventions that will result in improved adolescent health in low and middle income countries (LMIC’s). Areas of particular research interest include:

CHED Research Call for Proposal 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is now accepting grant applications for 2017. The platforms to be covered are as follows:

  1. Food Production and Security
  2. Environment, Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Change and Energy
  3. Terrestrial and Marine Resources: Economy, Biodiversity and Conservation
  4. Smart Analytics and Engineering Innovations
  5. Health Systems
  6. Education for STEAM
  7. Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

You may also apply to the following GIA Grant Themes;

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