Written by Reiz Tamboong
Not everyone can afford the tuition fees for College education.
Luckily, here are five of the different scholarship programs available in the Philippines.
1. Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Scholarship Programs
For those who plan on pursuing careers in the field of Science and Technology, the Department of Science and Technology offers different scholarships for both undergraduates and graduates just as long as they follow the requirements needed. To learn more, click here.
2. De La Salle University and College of Saint Benilde
De La Salle offers scholarships for different fields for those who would like to study in their college in the Manila area. They offer scholarships for those who would like to pursue the fields of athletics, arts, business and physical sciences. They also offer scholarships for the deaf, military kids, and those with special needs. To learn more, click here and here.
3. Carmudi Philippines Scholarship Program
This program offers an amount of 30,000PhP to help them afford for the tuition of any college of their choice. Anyone of the age of 18 or older may apply for the scholarship as long as they send basic information and a letter of intent. To learn more, click here.
4. Southville International School and Colleges TOPS Scholarships
Southville International School offers scholarships for those who would like to study Media Arts, Communication, Nursing, Business, Tourism, Information Technology, Psychology and Education. However, the scholarship offer is selective as they require the applicant to belong to the Top 10 of their class from a school recognized by the Department of Education (DepEd). To learn more, click here.
5. Scholarships from the Comission on Higher Education (CHED)
Anyone who follows the requirements for the scholarship may apply for either a full or a partial scholarship for any university and any course since CHED's goal is to promote quality higher education. To learn more, click here.