1. Isolation and Characterization and Utilization of Waste Lignin in Biobased Adhesives
2. Sacle Up od Power Back-Up System for Large Equipment
3. Development of Microcontroller & Minicomputer Applications for Selected Equipment Units of the MMIC and a Bench-Scale Hydrothermal Carbonization Equipment of the CED Laboratory
4.Design and Prototyping of Salt Harvesting Machine (GIA)
5. Nanostructured Herbal Extract of Momordica charantia (Bitter melon/Ampalaya), Allium sativum (Garlic) and Curmuma longa L. (Turmeric) as Antidiabetic Agents (GIA)
6. Deployment of Energy Monitoring Application and Network of DOST (DEMAND) as Demonstration Sites (GIA)


1. Natual Hydrocolloid as Alternative Emulsifier and Stabilizing Agent from Okra (Hibiscus esculentus) Pods
2. Processing of Anti-freezing Agent for Biodiesel
3. Development of Uninterruptible Power Back-Up System Using Motor Control for Lighting Applications as Sample Electrical Load
4.Catalytic Hydrogenation and Transesterification of Highly Unsaturated Fatty Acids from Rubber Seed Oil
5. Bench-scale Production of Curcumin from Philippine Turmeric using Different Extraction Methods


1. Development of natural colorants for cosmetics (Project 2: Natural dyes and colorants R&D program): Project 1 Design and Prototyping of Salt Processing Equipment (Washer, Dryer, Iodizer, Crystallizing Pan, Furnace, Concentrator (ion-exchange membrane))
2. Establishment of Plastic Waste Pyrolysis System along Esteros for the Rehabilitation of Manila Bay
3. Modular Innovation Center for Oils, Blends and Sauces (Y3)

Grants-In-Aid (GIA) projects receives grants from DOST or other Institutions for the implementation of programs/projects identified in the current DOST priorities and thrusts.