Updating of BAR’s Grants Manual and Other Documents

The DA-Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) conducted a writeshop to update its Competitive Research Grant Manual (CRGM) on 25-29 April 2022. DA-BAR assistant director Joell Lales, together with heads, assistant heads and staff of different sections and units of the bureau participated in the activity. 

The CRGM is an operational guidebook which presents the bureau’s different research for development (R4D) programs, implementing guidelines in preparation, submission, screening, and evaluation of R4D proposals, and guidelines for monitoring and evaluation of R4D projects. The grants manual shall update and supersede the CRGM 2013 edition and shall serve as the new R4D grants system guidebook of the bureau and its partner implementing institutions. It shall also contain other relevant documents such as proposal and report formats, budget guidelines, and Memorandum of Agreement. ###