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Second Call for the One U.P. Professorial Chair and Faculty Grant Awards: 8 August - 30 September 2016

A second call for application to the One U.P. Professorial Chair and Faculty Grant Awards is hereby announced to commence on 8 August 2016 (Monday) and end on 30 September 2016 (Friday).

The same guidelines used in the first call will be applied to the second call, as released with Memorandum No. PAEP 16-12: https://goo.gl/02dyJo. The work evaluated will still be the same period, from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2015. However, the award period will now be six months less, i.e., from 1 July 2016 to 31 December 2018.

New USAID STRIDE Advanced Research Scholarships

The Science, Technology, Research, and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) is the flagship science and technology program by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Philippines that will spur inclusive economic growth by boosting science and technology research.

STRIDE is now accepting applications from Filipino MS and doctoral candidates as well as MS and PhD degree holders from Philippine universities to conduct research under the supervision of a U.S. university professor for at least six (6) months up to a maximum of 12 months.

Newton Agham Programme: New Calls for Opportunity

The British Council and the Department of Science and Technology are pleased to announce current opportunities under the Newton Agham Programme. These are as follows:

  1. DOST-Newton PhD Scholarships

The aim of the Newton Agham PhD Programme is to facilitate the capacity building of individuals, and the building of sustainable, long-lasting links between UK and Philippine institutions, through the DOST-Newton PhD scholarships. The scholarships are for full-time PhD study in the UK from April 2017 until July 2020.

Call for Poster Presentation: 1st Philippine Herbal Medicine Summit

The Institute of Herbal Medicine-National Institutes of Health is now accepting abstract submissions for poster presentation at the 1st Philippine Herbal Medicine Summit which will be held on October 25-27, 2016 at the Century Park Hotel, Manila, Philippines.

New Prescribed Salary Rates for DOST Grants-in-Aid (GIA) Personnel

The Department of Science and Technology, in the hopes of attracting and retaining competent and committed personnel for the effective and efficient project implementation, has issued DOST Special Order No. 374 Series of 2016 “New Prescribed Salary Rates for DOST Grants-in-Aid (GIA) Personnel,” effective 01 July 2016.

Attached is the Special Order for your perusal.

Call for Proposal 2016: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Joint Research Project

We are pleased to announce that the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is implementing its new program called the “Joint Research Program”.  In pursuit of cooperation between DOST and JSPS they are calling for a collaborative project proposals in the priority areas identified in the National R&D Agenda (http://itcu.dost.gov.ph/images/download/National%20RD%20Agenda.pdf)

Philippine-California Advanced Research Institutes (PCARI) Call for Proposals 2016

We are pleased to announce the funding opportunity from the Philippine-California Advanced Research Institutes (PCARI). Proposals must address the thematic areas of the Institute for Information Infrastructure Development (PCARI-IIID) or the Institute for Health Innovation and Translational Medicine (PCARI-IHITM).

Proposals must be developed and submitted by a team composed of researchers from California-based higher education institutions and Philippine-based higher education institutions. The proposals must address the following thematic areas:

Call for Proposals for Funding by USAID STRIDE Prototype Research and Innovation Grants

We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office is now accepting research proposals for The Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) Program. The Stride Program is an initiative by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) that aims to strengthen applied research activity in the Philippine Universities and industries.

 

Call for proposals for the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation Strengthening the Thrust for Universal Healthcare through Data, Information, and Knowledge Exchange Systems (PhilHealth STUDIES) Grant.

We are pleased to announce that the Research Grants Administration Office is now accepting research proposals for the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation Strengthening the Thrust for Universal Healthcare through Data, Information, and Knowledge Exchange Systems (PhilHealth STUDIES) Grant. The Grant will fund researches on the following priority areas:

 

Grand Pediatric Symposium (GPS): Setting Directions in Child Care for the Next 100 Years

 

"Grand Pediatric Symposium (GPS): Setting Directions in Child Care for the Next 100 Years"

The UP-PGH Department of Pediatrics will be holding its Annual Postgraduate course entitled, "Grand Pediatric Symposium (GPS): Setting Directions in Child Care for the Next 100 Years" which will be held on September 9-11, 2015 at the Manila Hotel.

Registration details:

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