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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Read the detailed guidelines on eligibility and application process.
You may also contact 
Mr. Guillian M. Mecate (Head of Program Development and Strategy)
through email for further inquiries.