2019 Call for Research Proposals: AHEAD-HPSR Program

Call for Research Proposals: AHEAD-HPSR Program

The Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) is pleased to announce the first call for research proposals for the Advancing Health through Evidence-Assisted Decisions with Health Policy and Systems Research (AHEAD-HPSR) Program.
Interested institutions, organizations, and researchers are invited to submit a full proposal on any of the topics listed below.


    1. Detailed Proposal and Work Plan

The potential proponent shall prepare a detailed proposal using the prescribed DOST form that presents among others the following:

    1. Title of proposed project
    2. Information about the Project Leader
    3. Significance and objectives of the project
    4. Review of related literature (references to illustrate/describe the baseline data)
    5. Theoretical framework (key assumptions and critical areas in conceptualization stage)
    6. Methodology/strategies for implementation
    7. Expected Output
    8. Target beneficiaries
    9. Gender sensitivity/responsiveness (based on the harmonized gender and development guidelines)
    10. Personnel and financial requirement
    11. Duration of the program/project
    12. Work Plan or Gantt Chart of activities
    13. Curriculum vitae of Project Leader, and other Co-researchers/implementers
  1. Line Item Budget
  2. Potential Proponent/Project Leader shall submit the proposal duly endorsed by the Head of Agency/Institution.
  3. Potential Proponent/Project Leader with 2 or more on going researches may not need to participate.

Kindly register as a proponent at http://www.projects.pchrd.dost.gov.ph/index.php/reg and attach the above requirements on or before August 30, 2019

For queries, contact Ms. Clarissa B. Reyes at (02) 837-2071 Local 2110 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.