A total of 14 researchers from the International Medical University (IMU) had successfully secured the Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) grant in the recent 2020 grant cycle. They were amongst 31 submissions from IMU in applying for the grant, achieving a significant success rate of 45%. The total amount of grants secured was totalling RM 1,894,856. The IMU recipients of FRG 2020 are as follows:
School of Medicine
School of Pharmacy
|Prof Renu Agarwal||A/Prof Ng Chew Hee|
|Dr Chen Po Ling||Dr Low May Lee|
|Dr Huma Shahzad||Dr Lim Lay Cheng|
|Dr Moe Thida Kyaw||Dr Lim Wei Meng|
|Dr Heethal Jaiprakash||Dr Hazwanie Binti Hashim|
|Dr Tan Boon Keat|
|School of Dentistry||School of Health Sciences||Institute for Research, Development and Innovation (IRDI)|
|Dr Umer Daood||Dr Premdass A/L Ramdas||Dr Elaine Chan Wan Ling|
About Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) FRGS grant is awarded by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) to promote basic or fundamental research that can develop theories, concepts, and new ideas towards knowledge development. Such research serves as the backbone to new discoveries and innovative creations contributing towards increasing intellectual level, creation of new technologies, and enriching a dynamic culture in line with our national aspiration.
Congratulations to all the recipients of FRGS Grants 2020 and all the best!