Error
  • JLIB_DATABASE_ERROR_FUNCTION_FAILED

YPASM Polar Research Grants (Antarctica and Arctic)

1. INTRODUCTION

Yayasan Penyelidikan Antartika Sultan Mizan (YPASM) Research Grant is awarded to encourage local researchers to undertake research in the Antarctic, Arctic and the Southern Oceans regions as well as analytical research at Malaysian institutions.

The research grant will partially support the cost of research in polar sciences and policy by providing fund for the purpose of research, capacity building or joint fieldwork in the polar region or in established polar laboratories.

 2. OBJECTIVES

YPASM Research Grant is established to:

        • Promote and support scientific research in polar regions;
        • Foster research activities that create broader beneficial impacts to the YPASM, nation and mankind;
        • Develop local expertise and human capital in polar research; and
        • Promote good governance of Polar Regions.  

 3.  RESEARCH PRIORITY AREAS

All science and policy research related to the Polar Regions in the field of biology, ecology, geology, oceanography, glaciology and atmospheric science.

 4. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Projects must be related to scientific research in polar regions;
  • Applicant must possess a PhD in any field of science & technology;
  • Applicant must have at least 3 years experience in related  field/programme/research project; and
  • Application is open to Malaysian researchers from universities participating in YPASM Smart Partnership initiative (UM, UiTM, USM, UMS, UKM, UPM and IMU).

Projects are encouraged to involve a minimum of two (2) local or international institutions, clearly stating the respective scope of work of each collaborator.

How to apply? 

     
Guidelines to apply for
YPASM Research Grants  
                       Form A                                Form B  

 


 YPASM Grant Recipients in 2017                  

          
Prof. Dr Raja Noor Zaliha
Raja Abd Rahman, UPM
  Prof. Madya Dr. Justin Sentian , UMS
 Prof. Dato’ Dr. Azizan Abu Samah,UM
     
Prof. Madya Dr. Hajah Farida Zuraina
Mohd Yusof, UiTM
  Dr Rozida Mohd Khalid  , UKM

Click here for details on Grant awarded and their scientific project.


 YPASM Grant Recipients in 2016 

     
Dr. Faradina Merican Sidik Merican,USM                                                    Prof. Dr. Clemente Michael Wong Vui Ling,UMS 


Click here for details on Grant awarded and their scientific project.


 YPASM Grant Recipients in 2015  

                                
Dr. Noor Faizul Hadry Nordin,UIAM                                                            Prof. Sr. Dr. Mazlan Hashim,UTM 


 Click here for details on Grant awarded and their scientific project.  


 YPASM Grant Recipients in 2014   

 
        
Dr. Mohamad Huzaimi Jusoh, UiTM    Dr. Mohd Shahrul Mohd Nadzir, UKM   
 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cheah Yoke Kqueen, UPM

 - Report - 
Click here for details on Grant awarded and their scientific project.
  


 YPASM Grant Recipients in 2013  



        
Prof Dr Mohd Basyaruddin Abdul Rahman, UPM   Dr Foong Swee Yeok, USM                                        
 Dr Emienour Muzalina Mustafa,UMT           

Click here for details on Grant awarded and their scientific project. 

Hit Counter

DMC Firewall is a Joomla Security extension!