The National Academy of Science and Technology is the highest recognition and scientific advisory body of the Philippines under the Department of Science and Technology. It is composed of eminent scientists and researchers in various fields of specializations including our National Scientists.
NRCP is the agency under the Department of Science and Technology mandated to promote and undertake basic research in the country. It has thousands of members in various areas of specialization coming from all over the country.
The Balik Scientist Program of the Department of Science and Technology involves overseas Filipino scientists, researchers, technologists and other S&T professionals who share their expertise through different modes of engagements.
Link up and interact with our scientists and researchers through OneChat - our chat application. You have many options - have a one-on-one chat, create your own chat group or click to see all groups and choose which discussions you are most interested at.
NAST and NRCP have programs that allow their members to serve in various capacities as consultants, resource persons, committee members or technical panelists not only for government agencies but as well as for the academe, local government units, professional associations and the general public.
You may contact NAST or NRCP by their email:
For activities related to enterprise development or livelihood programs, the DOST Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP), through the different DOST Regional Offices, may provide travel expenses and minimal honorarium for the expert.
You may also contact the nearest DOST Staff in order to ask clarification on our services and request for further assistance.