SEARCA GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

SEARCA Graduate Scholarship for Southeast Asians PDF Print E-mail
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) invites applications for its graduate scholarship (MS and PhD) in agriculture and related fields for  Academic Year 2015-2016.Eligibility:

The SEARCA Graduate Scholarship is open to nationals of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam who are regular employees of academic, research or government institutions and not more than 35 years old at the time of application.

Fields of Studies:

Agriculture and related sciences (including biological sciences, fishery, environmental science, statistics, forestry and social sciences)

Study Posts:

Any of the following universities, as well as those that have institutional arrangements with SEARCA, may serve as study posts of SEARCA MS and PhD scholars:

Five of these universities are members of the Southeast Asian University Consortium for Graduate Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources. SEARCA serves as the Secretariat of the University Consortium.

SEARCA reserves the right to make the final decision on the choice of the scholars’ study post. Therefore, applicants are required to submit to SEARCA applications for admission to the Graduate Schools of three universities in the list.

Financial Support:

Covers stipend, tuition, international and domestic travel allowances, thesis/dissertation support, book allowance, and health insurance.

How to apply:

Interested parties may submit their accomplished SEARCA Scholarship Application form together with other original application requirements to the Ministries of Education/Higher Education of their respective countries. Applicants must check the deadlines set by the Ministries to receive/accept applications of SEARCA scholarship. These Ministries will then screen and endorse applications to SEARCA not later than 30 July 2014.

The applicant’s topic of research for thesis/dissertation must be in line with any of SEARCA’s priority thrusts, namely: Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Competitiveness.

SEARCA Scholarship application forms and the complete list of requirements click http://www.searca.org/index.php/application-procedure

Inquiries can also be directed to:

GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP DEPARTMENT
Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA)
College, Los Baños, Laguna 4031, Philippines
Telefax: +63-49 536 7164 | Email:  gsd@agri.searca.org

More information

http://www.searca.org/index.php/scholarship/regular-msphd-scholarships/990-searca-graduate-scholarship-for-southeast-asians-2014-2015

EARCOME 7

EARCOME

Scientific Programme

The theme of EARCOME 7 is “In Pursuit of Quality Mathematics Education for All.” 
This resonates with the need for good quality mathematics education to be inclusive of all students regardless of their gender, background and contexts.
EARCOME 7 will consist of the following activities: Plenary Lectures (PL), Regular Lectures (RL), Topic Study Groups (TSG), Workshops (W), Special Sharing Groups (SSG), Plenary Panel Discussion (PD) and Poster Presentations (PP).
The TSG themes are:
TSG 1: Quality Mathematics Curriculum and Materials
TSG 2: Quality Mathematics Classroom Practices
TSG 3: Quality Mathematics Assessment
TSG 4: Quality Mathematics Teacher Education and Development
TSG 5: Quality Use of ICT in Mathematics
TSG 6: Quality Use of Language and Discourse in Mathematics
TSG 7: Quality Early Childhood and Lower Primary Mathematics Education

Call for Papers and Important Dates

We invite the mathematics education community to submit abstracts of papers for presentation at the Topic Study Groups. Research papers that reflect well thought out studies related to the TSG themes, particularly those that have significant practical implications for teaching and learning, are most welcome.We also invite the mathematics education community to submit abstracts for poster presentations.
Submit the abstracts by email to: earcome7sec@gmail.com
For TSG proposals, use the following format for the filename and the subject line:
TSG [No.]_[Complete Name of Corresponding Author]_[Country].
The maximum number of words is 500.
For Poster proposals, use the following format for the filename and the subject line:
Poster_[Complete Name of Corresponding Author]_[Country].
The maximum number of words is 200.
All abstracts will be reviewed, after which corresponding authors will be informed of the decisions. The full papers for accepted TSG proposals will be peer-reviewed and published in the conference proceedings.
Important dates:
April 30, 2014 – Deadline for TSG proposals
June 16, 2014 – Release of decisions on the TSG proposals
September 1, 2014 – Deadline for poster proposals
October 3, 2014 – Release of decisions on the poster proposals
December 1, 2014 – Deadline for full papers for TSG proposals
January 5, 2015 – Feedback to authors
February 6, 2015 – Deadline for revised full papers for TSG proposals
For more information, click…http://earcome7.weebly.com/programme.html