CALLS

Call for applications: University Innovation Fellowship

Call for applications: University Innovation Fellowship

The application period for the University Innovation Fellowship (UIF) is still open. Faculty members and researchers on a tenure track who have expertise in health, agritech, aquaculture, energy, environment, ICT and food technology, and with business development experience are invited to apply for the program. Experience in intellectual property/application and technology transfer is nice to have but not required. Approved candidates will undergo the UIF training, which is based on the USAID’s Knowledge and Technology Transfer Office program and co-supervised by the UP System Technology Transfer and Business Development Office (TTBDO), a unit under the Office of the Vice President […]

2019 Youth Global Essay Competition

2019 Youth Global Essay Competition

The 2019 Youth Global Essay Competition on “Combat Sexual Violence in Conflict” is an online essay competition for young people worldwide. It is hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Korea and organized by the Institute for Development and Human Security of Ewha Womans University. Through this competition, the organizers hope to listen to creative and innovative solutions to combat sexual violence in conflict and promote women’s participation in peacebuilding in all aspects of conflict and post-conflict peace processes. The top three winners from the competition will be invited as panelists to the 1st International Conference on […]

Call for abstracts: APRU Global Health Conference 2019

Call for abstracts: APRU Global Health Conference 2019

The APRU (Association of Pacific Rim Universities) Global Health Conference 2019 will be held at The University of Hong Kong from November 17 to 20. This conference aims to facilitate inter-sectoral exchanges of world-class expertise and cutting-edge findings on global urban health. It provides an important platform for Hong Kong-based academics and overseas scholars to exchange ideas on urban health challenges and brainstorm for solutions with policymakers and practitioners from high, middle to low-income settings. A series of pre-conference workshops, keynote addresses, parallel breakout sessions, and roundtable discussions will be held with the objective of translating scientific knowledge into public […]

2020 DOST-GIA Call for Proposals

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through its Grants-in-Aid (GIA) Program, is providing assistance to R&D initiatives that lead to local and appropriate technologies with socioeconomic benefits for the people. These efforts should be aligned with the priority areas in health; agriculture, aquatic and natural resources; industry, energy and emerging technology; and disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation which have been identified in the Harmonized National Research and Development Agenda . Priority is given to proposals that forge linkages among industry, the academe and government to ensure the success of research undertakings and development of demand-driven technologies. Private […]

Call for applications: Bernd Rode Award

The Bernd Rode Award is granted to outstanding scientific and higher education collaborations between European and South-East-Asian universities in the framework of ASEA-UNINET and will be granted during the 17th ASEA-UNINET Plenary Meeting in February 2019. The award is given every 18 months in three different categories (junior, senior, project-based). The award is named after Bernd Michael Rode, an eminent Austrian researcher and founder of the Austrian-South-East-Asian Academic University Network (ASEA-UNINET). The Award is associated with financial support up to a maximum of 5.000 euros to enhance and extend the research possibilities in the context of projects backed by ASEA-UNINET […]

Funded places: STEP Youth Technology and Society Forum 2019 in Singapore

Funded places: STEP Youth Technology and Society Forum 2019 in Singapore

The National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Continuing And Lifelong Education (SCALE) is inviting University of the Philippines students to apply for an exclusive fully sponsored opportunity to participate in the STEP Youth Technology and Society Forum on 6-13 January 2019 at NUS, Singapore. STEP Youth Technology and Society Forum 2019 is organised by NUS in partnership with Temasek Foundation International. This forum provides a platform to connect youth leaders of tomorrow with industry experts to discuss and discover the impact of technology on society today.  Participants will immerse themselves in networking opportunities with other young leaders around the region and engage in pre- and post-dialogue activities to solidify […]

Funding for exchange students to Chulalongkorn University

Chulalongkorn University has allocated funding to support exchange students from ASEAN countries to enroll at the Faculty of Psychology for a duration of one semester (January to April 2019). The funding includes: – Airfare ticket (economy class round-trip, actual paid but not more than 7,500 Baht) – Tuition and fee (special fee by the program is excluded) – Stipend and accommodation in the amount of 16,000 Baht/month. Applications should be submitted by email to Karin Vilavorn at [email protected] on or before 6 November 2018.  Download the guidelines and application forms here. Please note that the Faculty of Psychology currently offers international courses […]

Aplikasyon at nominasyon para sa Gawad sa Natatanging Publikasyon sa Filipino

Bukas na ang opisina sa mga aplikasyon at nominasyon para sa Gawad sa Natatanging Publikasyon sa Filipino. Ito ay bukas para sa mga regular na fakulti at REPS. May dalawang kategorya ang Gawad:  Gawad para sa Malikhaing Panulat Gawad para sa Publikasyon ng Orihinal na Pananaliksik (sa anumang disiplina maliban sa malikhang panulat) Tatanggapin ng opisina ang mga publikayson na nilimbag: Noong 2012 para sa 2013 Gawad Noong 2013 para sa 2014 Gawad Noong 2014 para sa 2015 Gawad Noong 2015 para sa 2016 Gawad Noong 2016 para sa 2017 Gawad Noong 2017 para sa 2018 Gawad Ang huling araw ng […]

Call for nominations: NAST and DOST awards for 2019

Call for nominations: NAST and DOST awards for 2019

The National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), Philippines, the highest recognition body on science and technology in the country is searching for nominees for the following NAST and Department of Science and Technology (DOST) awards for 2019: I. NAST PHL Awards 1. Outstanding Young Scientists 2. TWAS Prize for Young Scientist in the Philippines (Chemistry) 3. NAST Environmental Science Award 4. NAST Talent Search for Young Scientists 5. NAST Award for Outstanding Research in Tropical Medicine 6. Geminiano T. De Ocampo Visionary Award for Medical Research 7. Outstanding Book/Monograph Award 8. Outstanding Scientific Paper Award II. DOST Awards 1. […]

DOST-JSPS Joint Research Program for 2019 is now open for proposals

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Research Program (JSPS) for 2019 is now open for proposals. In this bilateral activity, a Filipino scientist/researcher is given the opportunity to conduct a research project with funding from DOST and build/strengthen collaborative work with Japanese researchers and institutions. The Call for Proposals will close on 5 September 2018. Launched in 20014, the bilateral exchange program aims to provide opportunities for young researchers of Japan and the Philippines to meet, interact and exchange ideas to build a robust science and technology community in the region. […]