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The Host Institution, in coordination with the Balik Scientist Applicant, shall submit the following requirements:

1. Accomplished and signed Balik Scientist Program (BSP) Form 1 (Expert’s Profile) with recent 2"x 2" color photo, detailed/updated curriculum vitae and photocopy of passport of the Balik Scientist Applicant;

 2. Accomplished BSP Form 2 (Terms of Reference) for those applying under the Short-Term Program, or a Quarterly Activity Plan and Statement of Research for those applying under the Long-Term Program;

3. Endorsement letter from the Host Institution/s;

4. Photocopy of the Balik Scientist Applicant's diploma or transcript of academic record or  certification of academic achievement/s from a credible local or international public/private institution/association;

5. Special Temporary Permit or valid professional license or certificate of registration issued by the Philippine Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). If the aforementioned are not available, clearance from PRC must be secured;

6.  Medical certificate.

 

All applications shall be addressed to the concerned DOST Sectoral Council depending on the area/field of expertise of the Balik Scientist applicant, to wit:

 
For agriculture and related sciences:
 

Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD)
Institution Development Division (IDD)
2/F Tanco Hall, PCAARRD Main Building
Paseo de Valmayor, Timugan, Economic Garden
Los Baños, Laguna 4030
Trunkline No.: (+63 49) 536-0014 local 243

For the list of PCAARRD's R&D priority areas, click here.

 For health and related sciences:

Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD)
Institution Development Division (IDD)
3/F DOST Main Building
General Santos Avenue, Bicutan
Taguig City 1631
Trunkline No.: (+63 2) 837 2071 local 2117

For the list of PCHRD's R&D priority areas, click here.

For industry, energy, emerging technologies and related sciences/disciplines:

Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD)
Human Resources and Institution Development Division (HRIDD)
4/F Philippine Science Heritage Center Building
DOST Compound, General Santos Avenue
Bicutan, Taguig City 1631
Trunkline No.: (+63 2) 837 2071 local 2110

For a list of PCIEERD's R&D priority areas, click here.