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RECFON Research Grant


SEAMEO RECFON as a food and nutrition study center at the level Southeast Asia is committed to conduct its mission in education, capacity building, research and information dissemination through partnerships. SEAMEO RECFON has a commitment to improve community nutrition through our 2 priority programs namely Nutrition Goes to School (NGTS) and Early Childhood Care Nutrition and Education (ECCNE). Aiming to promote the engagement of researchers affiliated to institutions of higher education, in 2019 we will hold the 3rd  Research Grant Program.

SEAMEO RECFON invites proposals from competent academes and researchers to conduct one or more research titles below:

1. School Based Nutrition Program Interventions: Knowledge Management and Evidence Based Policy Guidance

2. Food Safety: Policy, Knowledge, and Risk with sub-topics:

    a.  Study on policies on food safety and security implementation in Indonesia 

    b. Dietary exposure of mercury and potential heavy metal contaminant from fish and its products among school children in Sambas District

    c.  Dietary exposure of Pesticide contaminants (organoclorine, organophosphate, carbamate) from vegetables among  adult in West Java

        (Bogor or Bandung).

    d.  Study on readiness of school teachers to implement healthy canteen in 4 different provinces in Indonesia

Applicants are not necessary to propose all sub-topics. Applicants are allowed to choose only one or more sub-topics/ tittles.

Details on how to submit your proposal could be found in guidelines bellow:

  1. RFP Guideline - School Based Nutrition Program Interventions
  2. RFP Guideline - Food Safety
  3. Example for budget proposal

Deadline of submission:

Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at 23:59 Western Indonesian Time

through bit.ly/-RECFON-RFP2019

For more information please contact:

Research and Consultancy Unit

SEAMEO Regional Center for Food and Nutrition

Salemba Raya 6, Kampus Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta 10430

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