Application Procedure for the Student Research Paper Award:
1. 線上申請「學生論文獎學金」 (http://rdsys.tmu.edu.tw/SUARPA/Forms/LoginPage.aspx)
Online application for the Student Research Paper Award
Review and approval by advisor and supervisor of the department or graduate institute
Review in a research and development meeting
Notification of the prize offer through email
Important notes for providing application information on the Student Research Paper Award system：
Applicants shall fill out all information in and upload all documents to the system by Friday, December 11, 2020.
To qualify for the award, applicants must be a student or postdoctoral researcher at Taipei Medical University (TMU) at the time of application. They must also have published a research paper, under TMU’s name, as the first author, with their advisor or coadvisor being the corresponding author and a full-time teacher at TMU. The paper must be published in a journal listed in the Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Science Citation Index (SSCI), Engineering Index (EI), or Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI).
Each applicant can apply for the award only for a maximum of three research papers published in the year of application, with a maximum of one award for each paper.
The research paper must have been published or been accepted for publication at any time between January 1, 2020, and December 31, 2020.
Applicants shall upload the following documents, which must be clear and legible, to the system:
Foreign applicants shall upload copies of both their Alien Residence Certificate and passport.
Copy of the front page of bank passbook.
(3) SCI期刊論文之Impact factor、最佳排名及歸屬學門領域證明。
請參閱2019 SCI Journal Citation Report（若無此資料亦可至圖書館網頁查詢影印）。SSCI、EI、A&HCI 等收載之期刊論文，也請上傳該期刊所屬研究領域之相關證明資料。
Proofs for the impact factor, best ranking, and discipline of the SCI journal paper.
These are available in the 2019 SCI Journal Citation Report (if the report is not available to applicants, they may also obtain these details of the journal through a print copy of relevant data from the TMU library website). For papers published in SSCI, EI, or A&HCI journals, please upload proofs for the journal’s field of research.
(4) 學術期刊論文original paper (原始論著)、reprint（抽印本）、galley proof（校樣本）或接受函。
Either the original paper, offprint, and galley proof, or acceptance letter.
Please mark with a highlighter the name of the first author, names of authors with equal contribution as the first author, name of the corresponding author, name of the university of publication, date of publication, journal name, journal discipline, impact factor, best ranking, journal volume and issue, and the first and last pages of the journal article.
(5) 應屆畢業生或博士後研究員請上傳畢業證書，若有其他作者與第一作者equal contribution為北醫學生者，要一起上傳學生證影本，俾利審核計算獎學金。
Applicants who graduate on the year of application or who are a postdoctoral researcher shall upload a copy of their graduation certificate and a copy of the student ID card of, if any, the author who has equal contribution as the first author and who is a TMU student. This is required for the calculation of the prize amount in the review.
The prize given by the Student Research Paper Award is 50% that given the Teacher Research Paper Award (if the research paper has two or more first authors, then the prize is calculated by dividing the original award by the number of first authors [this does not apply to papers whose first authors are all TMU students]). An applicant shall submit a completed application form along with either (a) an offprint and a galley proof of their paper or (b) an acceptance letter of their paper. Applications are reviewed on a first come, first served basis. If the sum of all prizes to be granted exceeds the budget of the current year, the prize granted to each paper will be reduced proportionally.
If the sum of all prizes to be granted exceeds the budget of the current year, the prize granted to each paper will be reduced proportionally.
The award may also be granted to postdoctoral researchers per the rules governing TMU students.
9. Letters to the editor 及 comment 不列入「學生論文獎學金」計算。
Letters to the editor and commentaries are not included in the scope of the Student Research Paper Award.
For more details, please refer to the Taipei Medical University Implementation Directives for the Student Research Paper Award, and the Reward Index and Work Details for TMU Academic Research Awards.
To complete the application procedure, please click on “Save” and “Submit for approval” after all information has been filled out and all documents have been uploaded.
Please contact R&D Office if you have questions (Ms. Chen, 02-2736-1661, ex. 7114).
Please consult the Office of Information Services with any system operation problems (Mr. Sheng, 02-66382736, ex. 1611).