Call for Pre-Proposals: Partnerships For Enhanced Engagement In Research (PEER)


PEER Cycle 6 Call for Pre-Proposals Announced

U.S. Embassy Manila is sharing Partnerships For Enhanced Engagement In Research (PEER), a USAID competitive grants program which funds researchers who tackle questions on development, and who are able to partner with U.S. researchers who receive federal research funding.

This year the major program’s two themes is Environmental Contaminants, which includes air pollution, water pollution, soil pollution, and social science approaches to human behavior change, impacts of pollution on the economy, etc. Other emphasis areas are: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Disaster Mitigation, Education, Energy, Food Security, Infectious Diseases, Nutrition, Maternal and Child Health, and Water. Currently there is an open call for applications, with a deadline of Jan 13, 2017.

This Brochure provides an overview,  for more details please go to:


Call for Papers : Action Research Writing (by ASE & PAIR) Nov. 28-Dec. 1, 2016


The Association of Scholarly Editors headed by Dr. Jose Vargas of University of Guadalajara Mexico, invites you to take part in the upcoming Training Workshop on Action Research Writing on November 28- Dec. 1, 2016 at Cagayan de Oro City Philippines.

This training is prepared to help acquire the fundamental knowledge of what action research is, understanding the parts of action research in writing, and to learn the step-by-step in writing an action research writing.

Below please find the training outline for the detailed topics to be discussed during the training proper. Some topics are coupled with focused workshops to encourage deeper understanding and appreciation of the work (action research). Continue reading

Call for Papers (ASE & PAIR): National Conference on Scholarly Publishing and Institutional Research


Association of Scholarly Editors in cooperation with Philippine Association of Institutions for Research is cordially inviting professors, institution researchers, faculties, scholars and other professionals from the Philippines to attend and present a paper in the National Conference on Scholarly Publishing and Institutional Research on December 13 to 15, 2016 at Limketkai Luxe Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City.

Participants will get together and involved in panel discussions and presentations on experiences, results and practice achievements on various disciplines as well as planning future development.

The organization welcomes abstract submissions related to the following topics:

•    Institutional Research
•    Research and Publication Best Practices
•    Outcomes Based Education
•    K to 12 Implementation
•    Instructional Innovations
•    Community Extension Best Practices and Outcomes
•    Tracer Studies of Academic Programs
•    Use of ICT in Education

You can submit online by going to this link , you can view the invitation here, and CHED Endorsement here. For more information you can inquire personally through:

Ms. Irish Jane P. Balios

Executive Vice President
Philippine Association of Institutions for Research, Inc. (PAIR)
Mailing Address: 427 Zone 1, Kauswagan,
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, PHILIPPINESMobile: +63 0917 636 6330
Telephone No.: +63 088 323 2623

Training Workshop – Teaching Research: Trends and Best Practices (Update)


Training – Workshop on Teaching Research: Trends and Best Practices

Every researcher aims to produce quality research outputs, but due to lack of knowledge and scientific skills, it appears to be difficult to achieve. Every institution should keep abreast of the latest international trends and practices in teaching research. With this, the Association of Scholarly Editors in cooperation with Philippine Association of Institutions for Research Inc. invites you and your colleagues to participate in the Training – Workshop on Teaching Research: Trends and Best Practices. The training will be held from October 26 to 29, 2016 at Pasay City, Manila. This is a follow up post from previous Invitation. 
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CALL FOR PAPERS: STAARRDEC’s 29th Regional Symposium on Research, Development and Extension Highlights (RSRDEH)



What: 29th Regional Symposium on Research, Development and Extension Highlights (RSRDEH)

When: Nov. 23-24, 2016

Where: Cavite State University.

Details: Entries for the research, development and extension categories are now being accepted until October 15, 2016. You can view the guidelines through this link and the Memo about the event, Please do take not that for this year’s symposium, you can endorse the best paper (per category). A Screening committee will evaluate the entries submitted and will select papers for presentation.

For more info contact the STAARRDEC Secretariat at their telefax (046) 415-0212, mobile (0917) 529-0523 or email