Memos

OC Memo No. 142 s.2016: Call for nominations to the PCAARRD Pantas and Tanglaw Awards

UPLB is enjoined to participate in the search for the 2016 PCAARRD Pantas and Tanglaw Awards for the Most Outstanding Scientist/Researcher, Most Outstanding Research Administrator, and Most Outstanding Research Institution. Cash rewards and research grants await Filipino scientists and research institutions in the field of agriculture, aquatic, and natural resources.

By virtue of Administrative Order No. 158, series of 2016, regarding the Creation of the UPLB Selection Committee for National, Development, and Extension Awards, the committee was created to screen/nominate UPLB personnel and units for national awards given by nationally-recognized institutions.

Please submit all required forms and documents to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension on or before 30 November 2016, with electronic copies of all documents sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All forms may be downloaded from the OVCRE Portal (). For further inquiries, you may call Ms. Mawen Inzon at telephone number 536-2354.

The three best candidates from the submissions shall be nominated by the University.

OVCRE Memo No. 32 s.2016: 2nd Call for Applications: OVCRE Publication Grant Program

26 October 2016

MEMORANDUM NO. 32
Series of 2016

TO: All Faculty, REPS, and Staff

FROM: Prof. Rex B. Demafelis, PhD
             Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension

SUBJECT: 2nd Call for Applications: OVCRE Publication Grant Program


We are pleased to inform you that the OVCRE Publication Grant Program is accepting a second round of applications.

Under the DA-BAR funded project titled “Catalyzing UPLB’s Status as a Research University,” OVCRE aims to enhance the university’s publications through providing editorial and monetary assistance to quality but unpublished research.

The Publication Grant Program is open to all faculty and REPS and staff with unpublished thesis and dissertations; as well as unpublished research results from completed projects in the last five years. The Program covers writing and editorial services; journal matching service; and Publication Fee loan.

Application form and guidelines are available at the downloads section of the RDE Portal (ovcre.uplb.edu.ph). Accomplished form and attachments may be submitted on or before 30 November 2016 at the OVCRE Annex to Ms. Lot B. Pua.

Thank you very much.

OVCRE Memo No. 21 s.2016: Call for Applications: Submission of full-text of IPA Articles

04 July 2016

MEMORANDUM NO. 21
Series of 2016

TO: Deans and Directors

FROM: SUSAN MAY F. CALUMPANG
            Officer-in-Charge
            Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension

SUBJECT: Submission of full-text of IPA Articles

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension is continuously looking for new ways to promote the university’s research culture. One of the ways is to popularize research output and technologies from journal articles of UPLB faculty and staff who were granted the International Publication Award. The popularized output will be featured in the UPLB RDE Portal and social media accounts. Some will also be considered for in the RDE Digest or RDE Chronicle.

In line with this, we would like to request those interested IPA awardees to submit the abstract and full-text of your articles to us through our email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For questions or inquiries, you may contact Regina Mae C. Ongkiko or Lawrence N. Garcia at (049) 536-2354 or VOIP 1515. Thank you and we look forward to receiving your articles.

OVCRE Memo No. 18 s.2016: Call for Applications: OVCRE Publication Grant Program

18 May 2016

MEMORANDUM NO. 18
Series of 2016


TO:                    All Faculty, REPS and Staff

SUBJECT:          Call for Applications: OVCRE Publication Grant Program

FROM:              REX B. DEMAFELIS
                          Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension


We are pleased to inform you that the OVCRE Publication Grant Program is now accepting applicants.

Under the DA-BAR funded project titled "Catalyzing UPLB's Status as a Research University," OVCRE aims to enhance the university's publications through providing editorial and monetary assistance to quality but unpublished research.

The Publication Grant Program is open to all faculty and REPS and staff with unpublished thesis and dissertations; as well as unpublished research results from completed projects in the last five years. The Program covers writing and editorial services; journal matching service; and Publication Fee Assistance.

Application form and guidelines are available at the Downloads Section of the OVCRE website (ovcre.uplb.edu.ph). Accomplished form and attachments may be submitted on or before 30 June 2016 at the OVCRE Annex to Ms. Lot B. Pua.

Thank you very much!


OVCRE Memo No. 011 s.2016: Schedule of Short Courses and Trainings for 2016

Memorandum No. 11
Series of 2016

29 February 2016

TO: College Deans, Institute Directors, Department Chairs, and Unit Heads

SUBJECT: Schedule of Short Courses and Trainings for 2016

FROM: REX B. DEMAFELIS
Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension

We are now in the process of consolidating information on short courses and training programs to be offered this summer of 2016. We will we putting the schedules in the UPLB RDE Portal at http://ovcre.uplb.edu.ph.

If you have any offering you wish to include, please provide us an electric copy and send it thru email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information or or before 18 March 2016.

  1. Title of training course
  2. Short description
  3. Date (duration) and time schedule
  4. Venue, course fee and other requirements
  5. Full name of course coordinator/Full name of coordinator of specific training (module)
  6. Email addresses of course coordinator and/or specific training (module) coordinator
  7. Updated contact telephone/telefax numbers
  8. Minimum number of participants required

Hard copies will not be accepted.

For those units reoffering short courses done last year, please inform Ms. Regina Mae C. Ongkiko by phone (536-2354) about this or any adjustments in details (i.e. date, course fee, phone number, others).

Your prompt compliance will be highly appreciated.