SEARCA invites qualified Indonesians and other Southeast Asians to apply for the following scholarships and grants:
- PhD Research Scholarships. Open to students pursuing PhD in agriculture or related fields whose research focuses on SEARCA’s priority thrusts, i.e., promotion of agricultural competitiveness and/or natural resource management.
Scholars are required to spend two months at SEARCA, located in the Philippines, and present a seminar related to the research. Scholarship support is up to a maximum of US$8,400 per awardee. Deadlines for application are 1 April 2008 and 1 September 2008.
The list of application requirements and application form may be downloaded at http://www.searca.org/web/scholarship/regxilar scholarships/phdresearch.html.
- SEARCA Travel Grants. The grant provides financial support to qualified staff of development-oriented institution or graduate students of reputable universities in Southeast Asia who will present scientific papers in international or local scientific conferences or fora. Travel grant is up to a maximum of US$1,200 per awardee. Applications must be submitted at least two months before the second month of each quarter. The SEARCA Committee on Travel Grants evaluates applications on a quarterly basis (every third week of the last month of every quarter) for travels that fall within the quarter following each evaluation period.
S E A M E O
Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA)
Los Banos 4031 Laguna, Philippines
Tel.: 63-49 536 2365 to 67; Fax: 63-49 536 7164; URL: http://www.searca.org