Seeking support for your programs and services? DOST-NCR provides assistance programmes to strengthen your activities and other operations through our Regional Grants-In-Aid Program. You can now defray the cost of technical advisory and consultancy in the areas of Food Safety, Energy Efficiency and Conservation Assessment, Cleaner Production, Productivity Improvement, Process and Product Standardization.

Find out how the following programs and services can support your operations:

Regional Grants-in-Aid Program (RGIA)

The DOST’s Grants-In-Aid (GIA) program aims to harness the country’s scientific and technological capabilities to spur and attain a sustainable economic growth and development.

Through the funding of relevant S&T undertakings, the GIA program is designed to contribute to productivity improvement and quality of life of Filipinos by generating and promoting appropriate technologies. It also aims to strengthen the participation of various S&T sectors particularly in research and development (R&D), promotion, technology transfer and utilization, human resources development, information dissemination, advocacy, and linkages.

The GIA program provides grants for the implementation of programs/projects identified in the current DOST priorities and thrusts and supports S&T activities classified in the General Appropriations Act (GAA).

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Technology Training

Technology Trainings are technologies from DOST’s Research and Development Institutes (RDI’s) and other research bodies, market and regulatory requirements and production methods and systems that are disseminated to the public for household, community or industry use through trainings.

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Technical Advisory and Consultancy Services in:

Food Safety

Technical assistance for food processing and food service establishments in the areas food safety such as appropriate food processing parameters, current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), SSOP, HACCP, and ISO22000.

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Energy Efficiency and Conservation Assessment (EECA)

The DOST-NCR provides advisory services such as energy efficiency and conservation to energy-intensive industries and establishments. This activity will help companies determine their energy use patterns and identify energy efficiency opportunities that will yield savings for them once these are implemented.

The energy efficiency and conservation assessment is the translation of conservation ideas and hopes into reality, by lending technically feasible solutions with economic and other organizational considerations within a specified period.

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Cleaner Production

Cleaner production involves identification of waste sources and implementation of Cleaner production options resulting in waste reduction, improved productivity and increased environmental compliance

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Manufacturing Productivity Extension Program (MPEX)

MPEX assists small and medium enterprises in the manufacturing sector to attain higher productivity. Field team is composed of individual engineers and productivity experts to undertake productivity consultancy services in various firms throughout the country.

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OneStore is an e-commerce Web Application that operates nationwide and caters primarily to Philippine consumers. OneSTore helps the Department of Science and Technology's assisted MSMEs widen the scope of their target market. It can help deliver economic growth and increase business opportunities.

OneSTore provides customers with an effortless shopping experience and retailers with simple and direct access to the largest customer base in the Philippines.

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