Foreign Scholarship

2019 APFNet MASTER’S DEGREE AND Ph.D. SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Title of the Course/Program 2019 APFNet MASTER’S DEGREE AND Ph.D. SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Course Details

I. Master’s Degree in Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation

HOST UNIVERSITIES FIELD OF STUDY         COVERAGE
  • Beijing Forestry University (BJFU)
  • Nanjing Forestry University (NJFU)
  • Northwest A&F University (NWAFU)
  •  Forest Economics and Management (BJFU)
  • Forestry (NJFU)
  • Forestry Engineering (NJFU)
  • Environmental Engineering (NJFU)
  • Forest Protection and Silviculture (NWAFU)
  • Soil and Water Conservation and Desertification Control (NWAFU)
  • Monthly stipend of CNY 3,000
  • Accommodation on campus
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Roundtrip airfare

II. Ph.D. Scholarship Programs

HOST UNIVERSITIES FIELD OF STUDY         COVERAGE
  • Beijing Forestry University (BJFU)
  • Nanjing Forestry University (NJFU)
  • Northwest A&F University (NWAFU)
  • Agriculture Resources and Environment (NWAFU)
  • Forest Economics and Management (BJFU)
  • Forestry (BJFU, NJFU and NWAFU)
  • Forestry Engineering (BJFU)
  • Landscape Architecture (NWAFU)
  • Economics Management of Agriculture Resources and Environment (NWAFU)
  • Agriculture Resources and Environment (NWAFU)

 

 

  • Monthly stipend of CNY 3,000
  • Accommodation on campus
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Roundtrip airfare
Sponsor APFNet
Place of Study CHINA
Duration

MASTER'S - Two (2) years

PhD - Four (4) years

Qualifications

I. Master’s Degree in Sustainable Forest Management and Rehabilitation

  • Must be between 18 to 40 years old
  • Must have at least 2 years of work experience
  • Must be in good health condition
  • Must have obtained Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent degree from an accredited higher education institute in forestry or related field
    • Must be proficient in English language

II. Ph.D. Scholarship Programs

  • Applicants should pass the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) Level III
  • Must have at least 2 years of work experience
  • Must have obtained Master’s degree or an equivalent degree from an accredited higher education institute or related field
  • Result of an English language proficiency examination should be included in the application (e.g. An overall IELTS score of 6.0 TOEFL score of 80. All considered on a case by case basis)
Documentary Requirements

The nominee shall submit the following requirements to the Career Development Division (CDD), HRDS on or before 03 May 2019:

1. Nomination letter/Memorandum addressed to the Secretary by the Head of Office (Region/Bureau/Director) with statement on how the subject training complies with the minimum criteria for official travel abroad: (a) the purpose of the trip is strictly within the mandate of the requesting government official or personnel (b) The projected expenses for the trip are not excessive (c) The trip is expected to bring substantial benefits to the country and (d) the travel shall not hamper then operational efficiency of the said agency;

2. Service Record (must have rendered at least 2 years of service as permanent employee);

3.   Certification from the Chief, Administrative Division stating

      a. That the applicant has No Pending Administrative and/or Criminal

          Case

      b. That the applicant has No Pending Scholarship Nomination;

      c. That the applicant's performance ratings for two (2) immediate rating

          periods were at least Very Satisfactory; and,

      d. That the applicant is physically and mentally fit to travel.

4. Certification of actual duties and responsibilities (including past involvement) relevant to the course signed by immediate superior;

5.  Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet (with list of in-service trainings and seminars attended);

6.   Photocopy of Transcript of Records (Baccalaureate/Graduate); and

7.   Photocopy of Diploma (Baccalaureate/Graduate)

Deadline of Submission 03 May 2019
Remarks The DENR Scholarship Committee will conduct screening and selection of candidates to the said scholarship program.

APFNet’s deadline of application is on 31 May 2019. For more information, please visit the following websites: http://www.apfnet.cn/en/show-model24-1335.html and http://www.apfnet.cn/en/show-model24-1336.html. Should you need further inquiry, please communicate with CDD at Contact nos. (02) 9279107 or 1063 (CISCO).

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INVITATION FOR GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR GEOSCIENTISTS
Title of the Course/Program GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR GEOSCIENTISTS
Course Details This course is designed to equip the trainees with the latest trend in GIS-based spatial data processing, analysis, visualization and decision-making. It includes exercises and case studies with the view to develop skills in data capture, data integration, digital mapping, raster and vector geo-processing, spatial analysis/modelling and use of GIS as data management/decision making tool in earth science and natural resource management, geography, forestry, hydrology, environmental science, pollution studies and other related domains.
Sponsor Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC)
Local Partner TESDA
Place of Study India
Duration January 10 – February 6, 2019
Qualifications Please nominate two (2) candidates with the following qualifications:
  1. Graduate of Earth Sciences or related technical courses (Geology, Geophysics, Geography, Environmental Sciences);
  2. Nominated by their respective office;
  3. Has not participated in any course under ITEC;
  4. Must have rendered at least two (2) years of service;
  5. Must hold a permanent appointment;
  6. Between 25-45 years old as required by the organizer;
  7. Must not have a pending application for scholarship under another program; and
  8. Must have rendered the service obligation required under EO 367 for scholarship recently concluded before he/she could again be nominated for another course where the field of study is different from the previous training.
Documentary Requirements

Nominees should submit the following requirements to HRDS CDD on 29 October 2018

1. Nomination letter/Memorandum addressed to the Secretary by the Head of Office (Bureaus Director/Administrator);

2. Justification re: Presidential Directives on the minimum criteria for travel:

  • The purpose of the trip is strictly within the mandate of   the requesting government official or personnel’;
  • The projected expenses for the trip are note excessive;
  • The trip is expected to bring substantial benefit to the    country; and
  • The travel shall not hamper the operational efficiency of said Agency.

3. Service Record (at least two (2) years as a regular employee)

4.Certification from the Chief, Administrative Division stating:

  • That the applicant has No Pending Administrative and/or Criminal Case;
  • That the applicant has No Pending Scholarship Nomination;
  • That the applicant’s performance ratings for two (2) immediate rating periods were at least Very Satisfactory; and,
  • That the applicant is physically and mentally fit to travel.
  • 5.Certification of actual duties and responsibilities (including past involvement) relevant to the course signed by immediate superior.
  • 6.Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet (with list of in-service trainings and seminars attended);
  • 7.Photocopy of Transcript of Records (Baccalaureate/Graduate); and
  • 8.Photocopy of Diploma (Baccalaureate/Graduate)
Deadline of Submission November 5, 2018
Deadline of Interview November 8, 2018 (starts at 9:00 AM)

For inquiries, please call the Career Development Division at 927-9107 or VOIP Nos. 1063 and 1064.

Signed Invitation