JANUARY 2019 Call for Research Proposals 



The Metro Manila Health Research and Development Consortium (MMHRDC) is looking for Junior Researchers (i.e. no previous publication in a ISI-journal or no previous publication as first author in a non-ISI, peer-reviwed journal)  within Metro Manila who are interested to get their Research funded. Successful applicants shall receive up to Php 500,000.00 to cover for personnel services and other operating expenses. The Funding will be through the Regional Research Fund Initiative of the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development. Thesis projects are not eligible for this funding mechanism.

The application requirements are as follows:

1. Letter of intent addressed to:

Dr. Hilton Y. Lam, MHA, PhD

Consortium Director


2. Capsule Proposal 

(Note: All proposals are required to follow the prescribed PCHRD format. Click here to download template and other pertinent documents)

3. Curriculum Vitae of Key Investigator(s)


Requirements should be submitted no later than January 31, 2018. Submissions may be done electronically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or personally to the Secretariat at Rm. 107, G/F National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila, 623 Pedro Gil. St., Ermita, Manila. Electronic submissions are preferred.