How to avail the UPM Research BRIEF program

  1. The researcher prepares the letter request availing the BRIEF Program addressed to the Chancellor through the Vice Chancellor for Administration & Vice Chancellor for Research. The supporting documents to be attached to the letter are the following:
    • Letter request to be appointed as Special Disbursing Officer (SDO)
    • Line-Item Budget clearly stating the purpose of the Bridging Fund
    • Approved Memorandum of Agreement (MOA)
    • Approved Line Item Budget (LIB) of the Research Project
  2. The request letter is endorsed by the Dean/Director, the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Vice Chancellor for Administration, and approved by the Chancellor.
Fig. 1 Availing the BRIEF Program

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