Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – ASEAN Foundation Joint Post-graduate Scholarship Programme in Science and Technology (for Academic Year 2017)

The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute (CGI) and the ASEAN Foundation (AF) have entered into an agreement to develop highly qualified human resources in the area of science and technology within ASEAN Member States through the Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – ASEAN Foundation Post-graduate Scholarship Programme in Science and Technology (Phase 2).

The CGI is a multidisciplinary post-graduate academic institute established in 2005, under the initiative of Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol. The aim of the CGI is to employ the most recent interactive teaching techniques used in world leading educational and research institutions to produce effective thinkers and leaders to better serve their countries’ needs towards sustainable development. The CGI is presently offering programmes in Applied Biological Sciences: Environmental Health, Environmental Toxicology, and Chemical Biology.

The ASEAN Foundation, an initiative of the Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), was established on 15 December 1997 to help bring about shared prosperity and a sustainable future for the peoples of all ASEAN countries. It has been mandated to promote greater awareness of ASEAN and greater interaction among its peoples and increase their participation in ASEAN activities as well as to undertake development cooperation activities that enhance mutual assistance, address equitable economic development, and reduce poverty.

This year, eight (8) scholarships are available for ASEAN nationals (except Thai citizen) who are interested to pursue a Master Degree at the CGI. Selection of successful applicants will be based on merit.


Scholarships are open to the eligible applicants who are under 30 years of age and hold a Bachelor Degree with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 in one of the following fields: (1) Sciences: Chemistry, Biology, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, and Environmental Sciences; (2) Medical Sciences: Medicine, Medical Technology, Nursing, Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Applicants from other related fields are also welcome to apply.

Have at least one (1) year of scientific laboratory research experiences
Applicants must have demonstrated English proficiency, preferably on one of two recognised tests of language proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS)
Applicants must provide a statement of purpose explaining their interests in the study
Field of Study
• Applied Biological Sciences: Environmental Health
• Environmental Toxicology
• Chemical Biology

Scholarship Coverage
The scholarship will cover tuition and other academic fees, round trip airfare, accommodation, monthly stipend, book allowance, health insurance, and others.

Award Period
The award is tenable for a period of two (2) years, subject to an annual review of the scholar’s satisfactory progress.

Application Procedure
Applicants should complete the Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – the ASEAN Foundation Post-graduate Scholarship Programme’s application form and submit together with other supporting documents to:
The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute (CGI Scholarship Programme)
54 Kamphangphet 6 Road, Laksi, Bangkok 10210 THAILAND

Application Period
Applications for the CGI-AF Post-graduate Scholarship Programme are due on 30 November 2016.
Pre-session orientation programme will tentatively commence in June 2017 while the academic programme will commence in August 2017.

Notification of the Award
Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome by the CGI in February 2017.

Application Form
CGI-AF scholarship application form and medical history and report can be found HERE.

For more information, please contact
Address: The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute
54 Kamphangphet 6 Road, Laksi, Bangkok 10210 THAILAND


Phones: (66 2) 554-1900 ext. 2144, 2128
Fax.: (66 2) 554-1992


ASEAN Foundation
Jl. Sam Ratulangi No. 2 Menteng, Jakarta 10350, INDONESIA


Phones: (62 21) 3192-4828, 3192-4833
Fax.: (62 21) 3192-6078

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