SEARCA welcomes 9 more new scholars for AY 2014-2015
New intakes for AY 2014-2015 with Dr. Maria Cristeta N. Cuaresma (3rd from left), Program Head for GEID
As second semester of Academic Year 2014-2015 commences, SEARCA awarded nine more graduate scholarships to students from Lao PDR (2), Myanmar (4), Vietnam (1), Timor Leste (1), and the Philippines (1). All new scholars are posted at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB).
The Graduate Education and Institutional Development Department (GEIDD), SEARCA’s department in charge of the administration and management of the graduate scholarship program, conducted the orientation for the new scholars on 18 February 2015 to ensure that everyone is familiarized with Center policies and guidelines related to their study program and scholarship.
With these, SEARCA has now granted a total of 58 new scholarships for the current academic year, which brings us to a total of 128 current scholars, as of February 2015.
The new scholars starting second semester AY 2014-15 are: