This grant is an initiative to support research-focused architectural solutions and create research networks connecting practitioners and academia. Supporting research culture in architecture education would also serve as a catalyst to increase research skills and literacy. The outcome of the research will be disseminated through various platforms within PAM and its related networks.
One or two grants [up to a maximum of RM10,000.00 (Ten Thousand) awarded in total] will be awarded to any research related to an Architecture Program. The research also can be part of their coursework required under Design Studio. Priorities [not limited] for 2021 will be given to the following cluster niche;
- Urban studies
- Innovative & transformable architecture
- Cultural, heritage & civilization
- Pandemic impact on architectural education
Duration: 12 months (1 year)
Budget: Maximum RM 10,000.00 per program for one (1) year
- Research Summary on Method and Findings (max 20 pages)
- Two (2) Publication on Malaysia Architectural Journal (MAJ)
- Research Finding presentation on the PAM Academic Discourse (date will announce later)
The grant may be utilized for purposes contributing to the research of the applicant[s]. Successful applicants will be expected to submit a brief report on how the grant is to be utilized.
06 September 2021 : Open for registration
01 November 2021 : Submission of applications by 11.59 pm
15 December 2021 : Announcement of the awarded grants
26 December 2022 : Submission of completed research
*all dates are subject to change
Applicants will be required to present the proposed research to PAM prior to the award and after completing the research.
CLOSING DATE OF SUBMISSION: 1 NOVEMBER 2021