SEARCA Graduate Scholarship for Southeast Asians 2017-18

The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) invites applications for its graduate scholarship (MS and PhD) in Agriculture and related fields for Academic year 2017-18.


The programme provides support for advanced studies leading to the Masters and PhD degrees in agriculture, forestry, and related fields

SEARCA aims to prepare highly qualified professionals working in agricultural and rural development for positions of leadership in SEAMEO member countries


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The SEARCA Graduate Scholarship is open to nationals of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam who are regular employees of academic, research or government institutions and not more than 35 years old (for Master’s degree) or 40 years old (for PhD) at the time of application

Fields of Studies

Agriculture and related sciences (including biological sciences, fishery, environmental science, statistics, forestry and social sciences)

Financial Support

Covers stipend, tuition, international and domestic travel allowances, thesis/ dissertation support, book allowance, and health insurance

How to Apply

Interested parties may submit their accomplished SEARCA Scholarship Application form together with other original application requirements to the Ministries of Education/ Higher Education of their respective countries. Applicants must check the deadlines set by the Ministries to receive/ accept applications of SEARCA scholarship

These Ministries will then screen and endorse applications to SEARCA not later than 31 July 2016

SEARCA Scholarship application forms and the complete list of requirements may be downloaded here

Important Dates

SEARCA Graduate Scholarship for Southeast Asians, and applications are submitted till 31 July 2016

Graduate Education & Institutional Development Department

Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), College, Los Baños, Laguna 4031, Philippines, Tele: +63-49 536 7164, Email: [email protected], Website