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CHED-PhilFrance Programme for September 2018 intake

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is pleased to announce the opening  of the CHED-PhilFrance Programme for the September 2018 intake. The joint scholarship program is aimed at fostering the mobility to the French Republic of at least 10 qualified teaching and non-teaching personnel of Philippine higher education institutions selected jointly on the basis of academic excellence, with a view to them obtaining a master’s degree or doctorate issued by public higher education establishments under the Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research of the French Republic. More information may be obtained from the website: www.philfrance-scholarships.com. Please note that the […]

Search for nominees to the UP Alumni Association awards for 2018

The UP Alumni Association (UPAA) has begun the search for nominees to the following UPAA awards for 2018: – Most Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award(s) – Lifetime Distinguished Achievement Awards – Distinguished Alumni Awards – Distinguished Service Awards – Multi-Generation U.P. Alumni Family Awards The awarding ceremonies will be held on 18 August 2018, Saturday, during the 2018 UP General Alumni Homecoming. The deadline for the submission of nominations is 2 April 2018, Monday, for which there will be no extension, inasmuch as the awardees will be featured in the 2018 UPAA Yearbook being prepared for distribution during the homecoming. The UPAA […]

Opportunities for graduate studies at Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris

The Commission on Higher Education-Sciences Po Scholarship Program is an international scholarship opportunity for higher education teaching and non-teaching personnel to pursue a graduate degree at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), one of the leading international university research university for social sciences and humanities based in France. Further details regarding the available graduate programs, eligibility criteria and application process are available here. For more information, contact Mr. Alexandre Mariani, International Affairs Manager for China and South East Asia of Sciences Po, at [email protected] The deadline for application is 15 March.

2018 Turkey Scholarships Program for undergraduate, graduate degrees now open for applications

The 2018 Turkey Scholarships Program is now open for applications. The program provides education opportunities to international students who wish to study in the most prestigious universities in Turkey to attain undergraduate and/or graduate degrees. Academic performance, social achievements and other eligibility to the application criteria of the applied program will be assessed. Application period is until 25 March 2018. Detailed information and application procedures can be found at http://www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr. Inquiries regarding the program may be directed via email at [email protected]

Carnegie Mellon University scholarships for faculty, staff of CHED-recognized HEIs

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has forged a partnership with Carnegie Mellon University in Australia to expand opportunities for qualified faculty and staff to pursue graduate studies abroad during the K to 12 transition period. The scholarships are available on a competitive basis for Filipino faculty and staff of Philippine Higher Education Institutions to study the Master of Science in Public Policy and Management and Master of Science in Information Technology at Carnegie Mellon University in Australia. Applications are now open for August 2018 intake. Application deadline is 13 May 2018. Eligibility Applicants must be Filipino citizens and current […]

Taiwan presents more opportunities for Filipinos to study in Taiwan through scholarship programs

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in the Philippines has once again opened various scholarship programs for qualified Filipino students. These scholarships are intended for Filipinos who wish to pursue further studies in Taiwan (master’s and doctoral degrees) or for those who would like to learn the Mandarin Language in the Republic of China (Taiwan). Due to popular demand and the positive responses from the Filipino students in the previous years, Taiwan‘s Ministry of Education (MOE) has decided to offer more slots for the scholarships to give more chances for Filipinos to study in Taiwan, learn the traditional Mandarin […]

Call for participation: Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology

The APRU International Secretariat and lead researchers are calling for scholar participation in a research and publication project supported by Google. The title of this initiative is “Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology”. The project aims to make the beneifts of AI accessible to all people, raising awareness about the nature of the technology and governance of the technology and its development process. The project team is looking for up to 12 scholars to take part in face to face and virtual meetings over a 12-month period with the intentions to present working papers and to publish their […]

Call for applications: KIT Royal Tropical Institute Amsterdam Master Programmes in Public and International Health

The KIT Royal Tropical Institute Amsterdam has opened the applications for its Master Programmes in Public and International Health to students and professionals. The is a nonproift association with members from public, private and nonprofit sectors. Aside from its master programmes, it also offers advanced courses and e-learning courses to interested individuals. The institute focuses on various areas such as sustainable economic development, gender, health and intercultural professionals. Detailed information regarding the institute and its programmes can be found here.

Call for Participation: 8th PPM Regional Business Case Competition

Call for Participation: 8th PPM Regional Business Case Competition

The PPM School of Management in Indonesia is inviting graduate students (masters degree) who are majoring in management from all over Asia Pacific to join the 8th PPM Regional Business Case Competition-–Bank Mandiri: Banking the Unbanked. This competition provides students a chance to build cross-cultural relationship and experience, as well as take part in analyzing and building business recommendations. The grand final will be held on 15-16 November 2017. Bank Mandiri will provide the accommodation, meals and local transportation during the program to all finalists. Important Dates Registration Deadline : 5 September 2017 Case available to download : 7 September […]

PCED-DBM Careership Program in Development Economics

PCED-DBM Careership Program in Development Economics

The UP School of Economics (UPSE) and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) will hold an orientation for the Careership Program in Development Economics tomorrow, 7 June 2017, 9-11 AM, at the Institute of Biology Auditorium in UP Diliman. The joint training program is implemented by the UPSE, with support from the Philippine Center for Economic Development, and the DBM. It is open to fresh college graduates who are interested in a career in development economics and public policy, and who are willing to work in the public sector. The qualified applicant will be given a regular appointment at […]