Call for Proposals: PCHRD Startup Research Grant Program



The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) is now accepting proposals under its Startup Research Grant Program. PCHRD will be providing research grants to eligible startups to fund research activities aimed at improving their core technology, enhancing product’s market potential, and refining existing products, processes, or services. 


Capsule proposals to be submitted must be in line with any of the following research areas:


Innovative Tools for Improved Health Care Provider-Patient Experience

  • Systems/tools that will improve health care provider-patient experience (e.g.  appointment systems, specialist search, resource mapping/tracking, homecare monitoring, etc.)


Systems for Health Service Delivery 

  • Efficient and inclusive health service delivery systems such as online referral systems, ePharmacy, teleconsultations, etc. 


Innovative Technologies for Health Care Facilities 

  • Technologies for health facilities, such as biomedical devices, diagnostic kits, supply chain management, smart and resilient health facilities, etc.


Interested to avail of this research grant for your startup? Visit this link to learn more:


Deadline for submission of capsule proposals is on FEBRUARY 12, 2021.