RACE (Research Advocacy for Community Empowerment) is a first-ever nationwide research competition and exhibition organized to be the largest simultaneously organized research event done in multiple locations by a country, which made an official attempt with the Guinness World Records. It is primarily designed to create opportunities for students, faculty, staff, professionals, and researchers-alike from different institutions to interrelate/interact with their counterparts in both a friendly yet competitive atmosphere.

RACE has (3) three levels:

  • RACE- Division: Senior High School Students and Teachers – SHS Abstract Competition and Poster Presentation among students and teachers. This was held last February 28, 2019, done in 78 divisions in the Philippines. The next RACE Division will be 2020- February.
  • RACE PRO-Regional: Professionals – Oral and Poster Presentation, Conference and Competition with special induction of all International Researchers Club Full Members by Ascendens Asia – Singapore. Schedule will be set by the Regional School partner. Schedule is marked between May 25 to May 29, 2019.
  • RACE CHAMP-National: Professionals – Learning By Doing Conference with Oral Presentation & Competition Scheduled on June 28, 2019 tentatively at University of Sto.Tomas, Manila