Thông báo về Quỹ học bổng Kurita năm 2017

Thời gian: 17/04/2017 | 12:09
Since it was established in 1997, about 900 grants were awarded out of total application of about 6,500 with total amount of the grants of about 535 m Japanese Yen.
The KWEF, in collaboration with Asian institute of Technology (AIT), has launched a new research grant program (KWEF-AIT Research Grant, KARG) for young researchers mainly in emerging countries in South East Asia.
Total grant amount in 2017 is about five million Japanese yen in total for ca. 18 projects (max 300,000 Japanese yen each).
KARG 2017
KARG aims to promote human resource development through researches to solve water and/or environmental problems in South East Asia.
The focal research area in 2017 is water-related Environmental Science and Technology.
Target countries in 2017
Thailand, Indonesia, and Vietnam
2017 Research Period
From September 1st, 2017 – August 31st, 2018
Obligations of the Recipients of research grants
(1) Submission of a report
a ) Research Report
Recipients of research grants must submit a summary report in English on the results of their research to by November, 2018.
It must include the following descriptions.
1) Description on research activities undertaken
2) Key results obtained
3) Research output/outcome e.g. conference/journal paper publications, or other implication of research findings
4) Other relevant information (if any)
 This research report shall be about 2-3 pages with other detailed description (if any) provided as annex.
b ) Financial Report
The researcher must submit an expense report, by November, 2018.
The report (one page) needs to be submitted together with the research report showing how the research grant has been utilized.
The research and financial report shall be submitted to the national selection committee along with cc to KARG secretariat after which they will be forwarded to KWEF-Japan.
Member of the international selection committee
Prof. Chongrak Polprasert (Chairperson), Thammasat University, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Chart Chiemchaisri (General Secretary), Kasetsart University, Thailand
Prof. Tjandra Setiadi, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Viet-Anh, Hanoi University of Civil Engineering, Vietnam
Prof. Yoshimasa Watanabe, Representative of KWEF
Prof. Kazuo Yamamoto, Representative of AIT
Member of the national selection committees
Thailand (hosted by Kasetsart University)
Prof. Chongrak Polprasert(Chair), Thammasat University
Assoc.Prof. Chart Chiemchaisri (Secretary), Kasetsart University
Assoc.Prof. Suwasa Kantawanichkul, Chiangmai University
Assoc.Prof. Udomphon Puetpaiboon, Prince of Songkla University
Assoc.Prof. Thammarat Koottatep, Asian Institute of Technology
Assoc.Prof. Chawalit Rattanatamskul, Chulalongkorn University
Indonesia (hosted by Institut Teknologi Bandung)
Prof. Tjandra Setiadi(Chair), Institut Teknologi Bandung
Prof. Yulinah Trihadiningrum, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh November
Prof. Setijo Bismo, Universitas Indonesia
Assoc. Prof. Agus Jatnika Effendi, Institut Teknologi Bandung
Vietnam (hosted by Hanoi University of Civil Engineering)
Assoc.Prof. Nguyen Viet-Anh (Chair), Hanoi University of Civil Engineering
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pham Khac Lieu, Hue University
Assoc. Prof. Tran Van Quang, Da Nang University of Technology
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Phuoc Dan, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Le Thanh Hai, Ho Chi Minh City National University
Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Van Cong, Can Tho University
Due Dates
Open for application: April 1st-May 15th, 2017 (Indonesia and Vietnam)
                                       April 1st-May 31st, 2017 (Thailand)
 Pre-screening in each country: by the international selection committee meeting
The international selection committee meeting: June 16th, 2017
Final Approval by the KWEF Board: July 7th, 2017
Result notification: by the end of July, 2017
Award ceremony: August 17th, 2017 (Hanoi, Vietnam)
Pre-screening in each country
Pre-screening will be done in respective countries. The contact points are:
For Thailand , Dr. Chart Chiemchaisri, Kasetsart University,
For Indonesia , Prof. Tjandra Setiadi, Institut Teknologi Bandung,
For Vietnam, Dr. Nguyen Viet-Anh, 
Hanoi University of Civil Engineering, vietanhctn@gmail.