CALLS

PCIEERD 2020 Call for Proposals

The Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) launched its 2020 Call for Proposals on 28 June 2019. Included in the said call are the following: 1. Integrated and intelligent sensors and actuators (liSA) for intelligent factories 2. Convergence of Philippine technologies for smarter city development 3. Energy storage module 4. Renewable energy and energy efficient technologies 5. Development of a prototype for ballast water treatment and ships’ biofouling control and management. For those who wish to submit proposals, the complete package of the call and the application forms can […]

Call for applications: NUS Fellows Programme (Southeast Asia)

The Industrial Systems Engineering and Management Department at the National University of Singapore (NUS) is looking for potential candidates for a Research Fellowship opportunity at NUS. The fellowship is open to young professors who have experience in supply chain management. NUS is building an international think tank consisting of Research Fellows from Southeast Asian universities to be hosted by NUS for a 6 to 12-month fellowship. This team would work on the supply chain topics for ASEAN nations. More information about the NUS ASEAN Think Tank here. The NUS Fellows Programme (Southeast Asia) aims to attract bright young faculty members […]

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 […]