Temporary Suspension of CHED Support for Paper Presentation in International Conference (SPPIC) Program and 2018 Republica AwardsCalls for Proposals 2021Dissertation GrantsThesis Grants
CHED Memorandum (Call for Proposals):
CHED Call for Proposals for the Research, Innovation and Extension Grants-in-Aid (GIA) Program (September 2021)

Six (6) Thematic Areas/ Platforms

1. “Education for STEAM”
2. “Environment, Disaster Prevention, Climate Change and Energy”
3. “Terrestrial and Marine Economy: Biodiversity and Conservation”
4. “Smart Analytics and Engineering Innovation”
5. “Health Systems”
6. “Food Production and Security”

Governing Policies and Other Materials (Downloadable):
1. CHED Memorandum Order (CMO) No. 52, series of 2016, “Pathways to Equity, Relevance and Advancement in Research, Innovation, and Extension in Philippine Higher Education”
2. CHED Order No.02, series of 2011, “Implementing Guidelines on the Grant of Honoraria for CHED-Funded Programs and Projects”

Downloadable Form:
Full-Blown Project Proposal-RPAG Form (Word file)

I. Rationale

The CHED Dissertation Grant Program is a subcomponent of the National Higher Education Research Agenda 1998-2007 which is aimed at upgrading the research manpower capability of higher education institutions (HEIs) while supporting the conduct of research on identified priority areas.

 

II. Priority Areas

 

CHED shall provide financial assistance to faculty members who are completing their dissertation work in any of the following clusters of discipline:

 

  • Science and Mathematics
  • Engineering, Maritime Studies and Architecture
  • Humanities, Social Science and Communication
  • Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
  • Business and Industry
  • Health and Health Related Discipline
  • Information Technology
  • Teacher Education
  • Industrial Technology
III. Legal Basis

 

Support for Dissertations is in consonance with Section 8 of RA 7722 or the “Higher Education Act of 1994”, mandating the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to enhance the research function of higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Philippines.

 

IV. Eligibility

 

  • Not more than 50 years of age
  • Full time faculty member of HEI and in discipline recognize as either COE or COD or reted  at least good under the FAPE evaluation
  • Must have completed the coursework and passed the comprehensive examination in an accredited Graduate Program
  • Must have an approved dissertation proposal on an identified priority research area
  • Must have a general average of at least 1.75 or equivalent in the required courses leading to the Ph.D. degree applied for.
  Pertinent CHED Memorandum Order:

 

Downloadable Form:
Dissertation Grant Application Form
Dissertation Grantees
NCR
CAR
Region I
Region IV-A
Region VI
Region VII
Region VIII

I. Rationale

The CHED Thesis Grant Program is a subcomponent of the National Higher Education Research Agenda 1998;2008 which is aimed at upgrading the research manpower capability of higher education institutions while supporting the conduct of research on identified priority areas.

 

II. Priority Areas

 

CHED shall provide financial assistance to faculty members who are completing their Master’s thesis work in any of the following clusters of discipline:
  • Science and Mathematics
  • Engineering, Maritime Studies and Architecture
  • Humanities, Social Science and Communication
  • Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
  • Health and Health Related Discipline
  • Information Technology
III.Legal Basis
 
Support for Thesis is in consonance with Section 8 of RA 7722 or the “Higher Education Act of 1994”, mandating the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to enhance the research function of higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Philippines.

 

 IV. Eligibility

 

The grant shall be open to nominees of HEIs in the Philippines that are offering programs in the disciplines applied for by the candidates who meet the following requirements:

  • Not more than 45 years of age
  • Full time regular faculty member of a HEI
  • Must have completed the coursework and passed the comprehensive examination in an accredited level 2 Graduate Program or COE/COD
  • Must have an approved thesis proposal on the above priority disciplines
  • Must have a general average of at least 1.75 or equivalent in the required courses leading to  Master’s degree applied for.
Pertinent CHED Memorandum Order:

 

Downloadable Form:
Thesis Grant Application Form

 

Thesis Grantees
NCR
Region II
Region IV-A
Region VI
Region X