USAID-STRIDE: Graduate Scholarships and Research Grants

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014 in Classifieds, Events, News | 0 comments

              7 February 2014   Graduate Scholarships and Research Grants   As part of its mission to help Philippine universities strengthen their applied research capacity to promote innovation-led economic growth in the country, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) Program is now accepting applications to the Graduate Scholarships in Science and...

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[Updated: More than 6K signed] Sign the Petition: Global scientific community condemns the recent destruction of field trials of Golden Rice in the Philippines

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013 in Classifieds, Events, News | 0 comments

            See list here of the nearly 6100 supporters who have signed in support of this petition as of September 25.    Petition by Channa Prakash Auburn, AL   On 8 Aug 2013, vandals destroyed a Philippine government field trial of Golden Rice (GR).   As the world’s population continues its increase, sustainable food production is becoming increasingly challenging. More food must be produced in the next 50 years than has been produced since the...

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SEAMEO SEARCA “Southeast Asia in the Quest for Food Security” Photo Contest 2013

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Classifieds, Events, News | 0 comments

              DEADLINE OF ENTRIES 31 OCT 2013 (24:00 GMT +8:00) First Place  USD 500 Second Place  USD 300 Third Place  USD 200 People’s Choice  USD 100     GUIDELINES The photo contest is open to all Southeast Asian nationals except SEARCA employees and immediate family members. The photo contest centers on the theme: “Southeast Asia in the Quest for Food Security.” All entries must be submitted online via the Photo Contest 2013 online...

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Biotechnology Fun Fair (BFF) Presentation Contest on Agricultural Biotechnology Innovations (28 November 2013)

Posted by on Aug 29, 2013 in Classifieds, Events, News | 0 comments

                  Please download the details here: CONTEST MECHANICS APPLICATION FORM Source:

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Cine Bioteknolohiya 2013 (Biotechnology Short Film Contest) November 28, 2013

Posted by on Aug 23, 2013 in Classifieds, Events, News | 0 comments

              Please download the details for the Cine Bioteknolohiya 2013 at the links below: CONTEST MECHANICS APPLICATION FORM FILM ENTRY FORM Source:

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USDA Borlaug Fellowship Program for Philippines

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in Classifieds, Events | 0 comments

            The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is pleased to announce the 2014 Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program (Borlaug Fellowship Program) for Philippines. The Borlaug Fellowship Program promotes food security and economic growth by increasing scientific knowledge, advancing the transfer of new agricultural technology, and encouraging collaborative research to improve agricultural productivity. It...

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