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MAKNA Cancer Research Award 2017


All applications should be submitted online through Top Research Scientist Malaysia (TRSM) database at


A. Registration
i. Register at
ii. Create username & password
iii. Choose Type of User as "Awards, Grants, Research Fellowship & Membership"
iv. Enter verification code & click submit
v. Verify email.

B. Log In
i. Choose application type (funding) ---> MAKNA Cancer Research Award
ii. Fill up the online details/information---> Refer Summary of Instructions on the Call of Application attachment.
iii. Download form at ---> Section D: Research Project Proposal (Only for MAKNA Cancer Research Award Applicants)
iv. Download Attachment 3 institutional endorsement form at Declaration Section (bottom of page) – to be signed by IPSR.

B. Submission to IPSR
Please submit the application form by 31 July 2017 (Monday) or earlier to IPSR.
Documents to be submitted in one (1) set of hardcopy:
i. Research project proposal & Institutional endorsement form;
ii. FM-IPSR-R&D-007 Recommendations form from Research Centre & Faculty; and
iii. Application Summary.

Forms can be downloaded via below link (access using UTARmail) :

Mr Abdullah Munir:, ext. 849
Ms Banu:, ext. 848