May 30, 2013, by Graham Kendall

CREST R&D Grant Cycle is open

CREST (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology) is pleased to announce the opening of application for CREST R&D Grant Cycle 2/2013 to researchers from the institutions of higher learning and the industries. CREST R&D Grant is not limited to E&E discipline but should support E&E industry sector.


Prospective applicants together with partners are invited to attend any of CREST R&D Grant Briefing sessions at the following locations. Admission is free. Please RSVP to reserve your seat via email to by 15th June 2013.




Tentative Venue


Local Coordinator

18June 2013(Tuesday) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)81310 UTM Johor Bahru, Johor Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Hall UTM 9.30am – 12.30pm Salina
Tel: 07-5537806
19June 2013(Wednesday) Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)Hang Tuah Jaya,76100 Durian Tunggal, Melaka Auditorium Pusat Pengajian Siswazah UTeM 2.30pm – 5.00pm Cik Aida Binti SallehEmail: 06-3316067AP Dr Rabiah AhmadEmail:

Tel: 06-3316027


24 June 2013(Monday) Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)Pauh Putra Campus,02600 Arau, Perlis Dewan Kuliah DK7, Kampus Tetap UniMAP, 2.00pm – 4:30pm Pn. Rozila RomaliEmail: 04-9798788 or     017-4275700
25 June 2013(Tuesday) Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)11800 Penang AuditoriumInstitute for Research in Molecular Medicine (INFORMM) 9.30am – 12.30pm Md. Kamal Shari PinansaEmail: mdkamal@usm.myTel: 04-653 4354
26 June 2013(Wednesday) Multimedia University (MMU)Cyberjaya CampusJalan Multimedia,63100 Cyberjaya, Selangor Grand Hall Foyer 2.00pm – 5.00pm Fadzillah Abu BakarEmail: 03 8312 5504
27 June 2013(Thursday) Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP)Bandar Seri Iskandar,31750 Tronoh, Perak Seminar Room UndercroftChancellor Complex 2.00pm – 4.30pm Dr. HishamEmail: 019-278 7127


Latest application form is attached.

(we have made the documents available here (Workspace, requires login))

Submission must be made in hardcopy and softcopy before 31st July 2013 to the address below:


Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology (CREST) Center


Block C, Ground Floor,

No. 10 Persiaran Bukit Jambul,

11900 Bayan Lepas, Penang.



Enclosures:         Application Form (File Name: CREST R&D Project Application Form Rev. 3.1.docx)

Budget Template (File Name: Budget C2-2013.xlsx)

CREST Grant Preview (File Name: CREST R&D Grant Preview.pdf)



Thanks & regards,


CREST R&D Grant Secretariat

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