Earlier version of this website received financial support from
(Canadian International Development Agency)
through the
Tree Link Project

provided support to acquire the necessary equipment and software.

UPM Forestry Faculty supported the Internet services till 2002.

IT Unit, FRIM supported the website hosting services till 2015.


Guidelines and Forms

APAFRI Forestry Award 2024

In conjunction with the GA, the APAFRI Forestry Award - Dr. Y.S. Rao Forestry Research Award will be presented to the chosen scientist(s) to honour his/her exceptional scientific accomplishments and significant contributions to the fields of forestry and forest products research. It was initiated and named “Dr. Y.S. Rao Forestry Research Award” in 1997. The award was named after Dr. Rao to commemorate his invaluable efforts to promote forestry research and moot the ideal of setting up APAFRI.

  Deadline : 29 February 2024  
  Download : Guideline and Nomination Form  
APAFRI Research Fund
The APAFRI Research Fund (ARF) is established to carry out activities related to R&D and capacity building in the area of forestry and forest products. This fund is open to young researcher (below 40-year-old) and limited to MYR 45,000 (approximately USD 10,000) per project.
  Deadline : 15 March 2024  
  Download : Guideline  
    : Application Form  



APAFRI Secretariat, c/o Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), 52109 Kepong, Selangor, Malaysia.
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