The Philippines, 14 October 2018 – Today 37 ASEAN scientists from the 2018/19 ASEAN Science and Technology Fellowship and three previous fellowship cycles gathered in Cebu, the Philippines, to participate in a 3-day science communication and policy advocacy workshop organised by the ASEAN Foundation with the support of ASEAN and the U.S. Government through U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The workshop aims to empower fellows and fellowship alumni alike to get better insights on how a policy is developed and to acquire the ability to influence and enhance the policy development process.
This year, eight (8) scholarships are available for ASEAN nationals (except Thai citizen) who are interested to pursue a Master Degree at the CGI (The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute). Selection of successful applicants will be based on merit.
The ASEAN Foundation, in partnership with ASEAN and the U.S. Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is pleased to announce 17 scientists from Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and Brunei Darussalam as 2018/2019 ASEAN Science and Technology (S&T) fellows. The fellows were selected for their track record of achievements and potential to advance science-based policy-making in ASEAN.