#OpportunitiesCorner: Week 2 – May 2024

Hello there! The UP Diliman Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs’ #OpportunitiesCorner is an update on available scholarships, exchange programs, conferences, workshops, and other skill-enhancing initiatives for UP Diliman students. Here’s for the 2nd week of May 2024:



Human Asia is hosting its very first ASEAN Card News Contest. This initiative, in collaboration with ASEAN youth, aims to create card news on a variety of human rights topics.

This is an exciting opportunity to explore human rights issues, embark on a mission for social justice, make voices heard, and even earn $50.

Eligibility Criteria:

The Process:

Registration Period: April 22, 2024 – May 10, 2024

To apply, visit: bit.ly/cardnews2024

For inquiries, email icerd@humanasia.org with “[ASEAN Card News Contest]” in the subject line.




The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (OVCAA), through the Office of International Linkages Diliman (OIL Diliman), is now accepting applications for the 2nd Semester AY 2024-2025 UPD LIPAD-ARAL: International Student Exchange Program.


To be eligible, you must be:

Required Documents:

Successful applicants will receive a tuition waiver for the entire exchange program duration in their host university. Students have the option to apply for additional financial support through the UP OIL Mobility for Vigor and Excellence (MOVE UP) Program.

Download application documents  at bit.ly/ISEPPacket and apply via bit.ly/ISEPonlineform. (Only UP e-mail addresses (@up.edu.ph) can access the given links.)

For more information, visit: bit.ly/UPDPartnerUniversities
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 PM on 13 MAY 2024.





Universiti Malaya, Malaysia is once again offering its Master of Health Research Ethics (MOHRE) Programme.

This Programme was jointly developed by the Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University (USA) and Universiti Malaya with the support of the Fogarty International Centre of the United States National Institutes of Health. Universiti Malaya is the oldest and the top university in Malaysia, and it has a long history of achieving numerous accolades for delivering the best academic experience.

This exciting one-year programme provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn about research ethics issues in the field of health and medicine. It is particularly relevant to those who work in or with Institutional Review Boards/Research Ethics Committees, academicians who have an interest in research ethics, and healthcare researchers.

Required Documents:

Programme start date
Once a year in the month of October

To apply, go to: https://maya.um.edu.my/sitsvision/wrd/siw_lgn

Submission Deadline:
Application should be submitted by 31 August for October 2024 intake
Application deadline for the scholarship is 31 July 2024

For more information, visit the MOHRE website at mohre.um.edu.my or email mohre@um.edu.my.