What proposals may qualify?
Research proposals that will be reviewed by the BCHRD and PCHRD are those which address priority health problems/issues identified in the Regional Unified Health Research Agenda (RUHRA) and/or National Unified Health Research Agenda (NUHRA) of the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS). The proposals should also have a budgetary requirement not exceeding FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND PESOS (P500,000.00), and have a duration of six months to one-year.
Who may apply?
Regular staff and faculty members of research institutes, medical and paramedical schools, hospitals and other health related agencies may submit proposals to the RHRDC, properly endorsed by the head of the agency. Likewise, medical residents of hospitals may submit proposals provided that he or she will be working under the supervision of a more experienced researcher affiliated in the same institution.
The proponent should submit the following requirements 1. Title 2. Background and Rationale 3. Review of Related Literature 4. Objectives 5. Significance of the Study 6. Methodology 7. Expected Output and Method of Dissemination 8. Potential Users of Research Findings 9. Time Frame 10. Budget 11. Reference List/ Literature Cited. Clearances: Biosafety Clearance (if applicable), Institutional Animal Care and Use Clearance (if applicable), Ethics Clearance (for studies involving human subjects), Informed Consent Form, Case Report Form (if applicable) Download the detailed proposal format HERE.