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Graduate Assistantships & Non-degree Trainings

Please submit advance copy of the application documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Also kindly submit hard copy of all application documents through courier to:

Reynaldo V. Ebora
Executive Director
DOST-PCAARRD, Paseo de Valmayor
Brgy. Timugan, Los Baños, Laguna

Interview of qualified applicants shall be done through video conferencing. We highly discourage personal submission of application. The safety of our clients and staff is our concern.

DOST-PCAARRD Human Resource Development Program
In line with the initiatives to upgrade the capability of the staff, scholarship grants have been continuously given to those holding permanent position in any NAARRDN (National Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research and Development Network) member agency through the DOST-PCAARRD Human Resource Development Program.

At present, the DOST-PCAARRD Human Resource Development Program has the following offerings:
Innovative way to support qualified graduate students in completing their degree programs by providing sufficient financial and technical support, particularly in the conduct of their research/thesis. Through this research assistantship, grantees can conduct their research/thesis under the umbrella of an identified DOST-PCAARRD funded R&D project. Benefits of a Graduate Research Associates (GRA; Masters) and Graduate Research Fellows (GRF; PhD) will include tuition and other school fees (2 years for GRA; 3 years for GRF), monthly allowance, transportation allowance, insurance, thesis/dissertation budget of up to Php50,000 for GRA or Php100,000 for GRF, and graduation fees. A Research Grant is likewise built-in in the identified R&D project funded by DOST-PCAARRD. Upon completion of their study program, the GRA/GRF can also be entitled to a proposal-based re-entry research grant of up to P5M by DOST-PCAARRD when he/she returns to his/her mother agency.

Downloadable files:
Deadline of submission of complete application requirements for the following:
AY 1st Semester 2024-2025April 30, 2024
AY 2nd Semester 2024-2025 
*DOST-PCAARRD shall only process complete application documents