LETTER FOR THE AMENDMENT OF THE FOREIGN RESEARCH GRANT FG-TA-102 OF THE GUIDELINES FOR COOPERATIVE PROGRAM IN THE AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE BETWEEN COORDINATION COUNCIL FOR NORTH AMERICAN AFFAIRS AND THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE IN TAIWAN (AD.1988.11.29)-1

October ll, 1988Grant No.: FG-Ta-102Project No.: TW–AES–3Amendment No. 1Mr. James W. C. WangChiefBusiness DivisionCoordination Council for North American Affairs 133 Po Ai Road Taipei, Taiwan Dear Mr. Wang : The purpose of this amendment is to extend the completion dateof the project under foreign research grant entitled “Reproduct-ion Physiology and control maturation of tiger-prawn (Penaeus m-onodon).” The research is being carried out at the National Tai-wan University, Taipei, Taiwan.We have received from Dr. Ching–ming Kuo, Principal Investigat-or of this project, a request for a 1–year extension without a-dditional funds of this research. Since the added research andits results would be mutually beneficial, a 1–year extension ofthis project is hereby approved. The termination date of GrantNo. FG-Ta-102, is hereby changed from september 29,1989, as con-templated under the grant, to September 29, 1990. All other pro-visions of the grant remain unchanged.This amendment will become official upon your signature in thespace provided below. Please retain copy marked for you and ret-urn the original to the Chief of Agricultural Affairs Section,American Institute in Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan.Sincerely,Concurred in : [Signed] JERRY S. WALKER Program Leader Special Foreign Currency Program [Signed] (James W. C. Wang) Chief, Business Division (Date) 11-29-88 November 2, 1989 AIT B-759 Mr. David K.P. Liu Chief Business Division Coordination Council for North American Affairs 133 Po Ai Road Taipei, Taiwan Dear Mr. Liu :Mr. Valdis Mezainis, Director of International Research Divisio-n, OICD / USDA, has asked me to forward the original and threecopies of a research project amendment to you for your signature.The research project is entitled” Avian Influenza Surveillancein Taiwan,R.O.C”.This amendment takes effect when you sign it. Please keep two c-opies for CCNAA and council of Agriculture files and return theoriginal and one copy with your signature to me.Please contact me if you have any questions.Sincerely,[Signed] Kenneth E. Howland Chief Agricultural Affairs Sectionenc: one original and three copies ofresearch project amendment Grant No.: FG-TA-101Preject No.: TW-ARS-6 Amendment No.: 2October 12, 1989 Mr. David K.P. Liu Chief Business Division Coordination Council for North American Affairs 133 Po Ai Road Taipei, Taiwan Dear Mr. Liu : The purpose of this amendment is to extend the completion dateof the research and increase the financial support under forei-gn research grant entitled” Avian Influenza Surveillance in Ta-iwan, R.O.C.”.It is deemed mutually beneficial to approve a 7-month extensionwith additional funds to this grant to complete the research u-nderway and bring the project to a satisfactory conclusion. Ac-cordingly, the termination date of Grant No. FG–Ta–lOl is he-reby changed from November 30, 1989, as contemplated under Ame-ndment No. 1, to June 30, 1990. The additional funds authorizedby this adendment shall not exceed NT$628,840. All other condi-tions of the grant remain unchanged.This amendment will become official upon your signature in thespace provided below. Please retain copy of the amendment so m-arked for you and return the original to the Chief of Agricult-ural Affairs Section, American Institute in Taiwan, Taipei, Ta-iwan.Sincerely, Concurred in : [Signed] Valdis Mezainis Director International ResearchDivision (David K.P. Liu) (Chief, Business Division)(Date)