The COOPERATE grant aims to promote the development of research and creative manpower of the University through research cooperation and academic training with international partner universities.
The main objective is to increase the research and creative productivity of UP to aid in nation-building and to uphold its mandate as the National Research University.
It aspires to increase the number of students who are successfully able to finish their degrees (Master’s/Doctoral) in a timely manner, through co-advisership with experts in international partner universities and through active research cooperation. Funding, which includes travel expenses, accommodation, and living expenses will be provided to the qualified graduate student and research adviser.
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Number of Graduate Student Recipients
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Total Number of Graduated Students
“Through the COOPERATE Program, I was able to finish my Master’s thesis at National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan. I would say this experience is the highlight of my Master’s degree journey.”
Rohaiba B. Radiamoda
“The COOPERATE grant did not only provide for my thesis needs but also gave me an opportunity to form meaningful professional connections with the professors in my host university. The professors whom I worked with invited me to be a research student in their university and I enjoyed that privilege under scholarship.”
Lady Angela M. Rocena
Read the detailed guidelines on eligibility and application process.
You may also contact
Mr. Guillian Mecate (COOPERATE Program Manager)
through email for further inquiries.