DOST-SEI: 1st National Science Consortium Scholar’s Confererence on Feb 27, 2012

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Science Education Institute
DOST

 

1st National Science Consortium Scholar’s Conference
“National Development through Science”
Date: February 27, 2012 (Monday), 8:00am to 5:00 pm
Venue: TBA

About the National Science Consortium

The National Science Consortium (NSC) is the implementing arm of the Accelerated Science & Technology Human Resource Development Program (ASTHRD) of the Science Education Institute-DOST. The NSC administers Ph.D. and M.S. scholarship programs in the basic and applied sciences in the priority S&T areas of DOST. It is made up of the following universities: Ateneo de Manila University; Central Luzon State
University; De La Salle University; MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology; University of the Philippines campuses: UP Diliman, UP Los Baños, UP Manila, and UP Visayas; University of Santo Tomas; and Visayas State University.

About the Conference

The National Science Consortium is pleased to announce the launch of its annual Scholar’s Scientific Conference series. The objectives of this conference series are:

  • To provide a venue where all NSC scholars and faculty members can meet to discuss and share their work and learn about relevant developments;
  • To facilitate collaboration within the NSC and contribute to the building of the Philippine science community; and
  • To provide a venue for interaction with government, business and industry and other sectors.

All DOST scholars are invited to submit research papers for presentation.

Guidelines for Abstract

The abstract must be submitted as a 1-page (8.5 x 11in.) Word file, 150-200 words with the following format: Font: 12-points Times New Roman; Single-spaced, justified paragraphs; Title should be in BOLD CAPITAL LETTERS; The name(s) of author(s) and address(es) should be centered immediately below the title; The name of the presenting author (student) should be underlined. The name of the mentor/s should be acknowledged with an asterisk (*). Figures may be included, provided the whole abstract
fits within one page limit. The figures must be embedded and formatted appropriately.

Please submit your abstract to your respective NSC institution coordinator or to Dr. Gerardo Janairo, chair of the Scientific Papers Committee (gerardo.janairo@dlsu.edu.ph) by Jan. 23, 2012.

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7 Responses to DOST-SEI: 1st National Science Consortium Scholar’s Confererence on Feb 27, 2012

  1. Nathan says:

    are the scholars free of the accommodation and transportation?

    • Hi Nathan,

      I don’t think so. It would be very costly for the government to shoulder transportation cost such as airfare for all scholars. What is feasible is that you submit an abstract. If it gets approved for presentation, it would be easier to ask DOST for financial assistance. You may like to email Dr. Gerardo Janairo, chair of the Scientific Papers Committee (gerardo.janairo@dlsu.edu.ph).

      • Nathan says:

        thank you ateneophysicsnews..

        sadly we don’t have any papers to submit. and we would like to attend..we are around 20+ scholars here in our school. by the way saan po ba ang final venue?any updates?

  2. Nathan,

    Final venue, as far as I know, is just in Manila. So the scholars that are expected to attend are those in Manila and neighboring cities or provinces. No other updates yet.

  3. Anthony says:

    its a good news to my friend in Physics Department here in Central Mindanao University. 🙂

  4. elsie says:

    its 3days before the conference, do you have an update for the venue of the conference?

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