Local Funding Initiatives

ID Agency Program Description
1362 Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Research Grants PCHRD Research Priority Areas 1. Pharmaceutical products 1.1 development of diagnostics for control and prevention of priority diseases 1.2 development of drugs/vaccines for local needs 2. Telehealth and Bioinformatics in Health 3. Natural products (herbal drugs and functional foods) 4. Other technologies and processes for priority health problems
1557 Department of Science and Technology Accelerated Science and Technology Human Resource Development Program 1. University-based MS/PhD Program 2. Thesis Dissertation Grant Support for R&D priority areas of DOST Scholarships for Master’s and Doctorate (MS & PhD) degrees in priority S&T areas through the implementation of the Accelerated Science and Technology Human Resource Development Program. Objectives: 1. To help improve the country’s global competitiveness and capability to innovate through alternative approaches on HRD in S&T 2. To accelerate the production of high-level human resources needed for S&T activities particularly in the area of R&D
1556 Department of Science and Technology Research Grants PCHRD Research Priority Areas 1. Pharmaceutical products 1.1 development of diagnostics for control and prevention of priority diseases 1.2 development of drugs/vaccines for local needs 2. Telehealth and Bioinformatics in Health 3. Natural products (herbal drugs and functional foods) 4. Other technologies and processes for priority health problems
1559 Department of Science and Technology Grants-in-AID National Higher Education Research Agenda - 2 (NHERA-2) restates the genral policies that should be guided higher education research; presents strategies and initiatives t develop research capacity and to enhance research productivity in higher education institutions; and identifies priority areas for research and researc-related programs for the years 2009 - 2018.
1560 Commission on Higher Education Republic Act (R.A.) 7722 or Higher Education Act of 1994 Pursuant to Section 8 of RA No. 7722, mandating the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to enhance the research function of higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Philippines, CHED Memorandum Order No. 13, series of 13
1558 Commission on Higher Education CHED Dissertation Grant Program Upgrade the research manpower capability of higher education institutions (HEIs) while supporting the conduct of research on identified priority areas. CHED shall provide financial assistance to faculty members who are completing their dissertation work in any of the following clusters of discipling: 1. Science and Mathematics, 2. Engineering, Maritime Studies and Architecture, 3. Humanities, Social Science and Communication, 4. Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, 5. Health and Health Related Discipline, 6. Information Technology, 7. Teacher Education, 8. Industrial Technology