UP Office of Scholarships and Student Services

Scholarships




List of Scholarships

U.P. Presidential Scholarship

Effective in the First Semester, AY 2015-2016. Application forms are available in April 2015 from the Office of Scholarships and Student Services, Room 302, Vinzons Hall, U.P. Diliman.

Qualifications

1. Open to Undergraduate (except Freshman) and Graduate Filipino students in any field of study;
2. Must have a general weighted average of at least "1.75" or better.
3. DEADLINE: UP DILIMAN - June 15, 2015, OTHER CUs - May 30, 2015

Benefits

1. Undergraduate: Monthly stipend of P2,000.00 Book allowance P2,000.00
2. Free school fees except student fund.
3. Graduate: Monthly stipend of P2,000.00 Book allowance of P3,000.00 Thesis allowance of P5,000.00 (Master's) Dissertation allowance of P10,000.00 (Doctoral)

Deadline of application : June 15, 2015

U.P. Presidential Leadership Grant

Effective in the First Semester, AY 2015-2016. Application forms are available in April 2015 from the Office of Scholarships and Student Services (OSSS), Room 302, Vinzons Hall, U.P. Diliman.

Qualifications

1. Must not have been subject of disciplinary action worse than a five-day class suspension.
2. Must have a potential for leadership as shown in membership in student councils, organizations, debates, clubs, etc;
3. Graduate Filipino students in any field of study; must have a general weighted average of at least "1.75";
4. Open to Undergraduate (except Freshman) in any fields of study; must have a general weighted average of at least "2.75";
5. DEADLINE: UP Diliman - June 15, 2015, Other CUs - May 30, 2015

Benefits

1. Graduate: Monthly stipend of P2,500.00 Book allowance of P3,000.00 Thesis allowance of P5,000.00 (Master's)
2. Frees school fees except student fund.
3. Undergraduate: Monthly stipend of P2,000.00 Book allowance of P2,000.00/semester

Deadline of application : June 15, 2015

Dr. Jose & Celestina Raymundo

Qualifications

1. Applicants must be descendants of Dr. Jose and Celestina Raymundo, as identified by the Trustees. A family tree will be provided to include the current members. Future members will be certified by birth certificates and signature of Trustees.
2. Applicants must have successfully earned a high school diploma and ,must have passed the UPCAT; non-UPCAT passers shall have the option to seek admission to the UP Open University and shall enroll in a two-year and 4-year degree program after successfully completing the two-year course. Descendants of Dr. jose and Celestina Raymundo who are transferees or upper classmen may also apply;
3. Applicants must not have been subject of any disciplinary action.
4. Applicants must be financially needy (parents' annual gross income must not exceed P400,000);
5. Must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of the award of the grant; if enrolled in the Opne University, must be enrolled in at least 12 units;

Benefits

1. For incoming first year: (1) School as assessed but not to exceed P20,000/semester (2) Book allowance P4,000/semester (3) Monthly stipend at (P3,000 x 5 months) P15,000/semester
2. For old students: (1) School fees as assessed but not to exceed P6,000/semester (2) Books and Transportation allowance P4,000/semester (3) Monthly stipend at (P3,000 x 5 months) P15,000/semester

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

Up School Of Statistics Student Council Scholarship

Qualifications

1. Must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action.
2. Must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of the award of the grant;
3. Must be a bona fide BS Statistics of the University of the Philippines;
4. If an entering freshman, must have passed the UPCAT; if already enrolled, must have obtained a general weighted average of "2.25" or better and must have carried a load of at least 15 units with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved "4.00" or "Inc." in the semester immediately preceding the application;
5. Must be financially needy (parents' annual gross income must not exceed Php 200,000.00);

Benefit

1. A partial scholarship of Php 5,000/semester/student.

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : April 15, 2015

Scholarship Program For Foreign Students

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016.

Qualifications

1. must have the ability to carry on academic work in the University of the Philippines;
2. Should be nominated by the home government;
3. must be a Graduate student enrolled in any course;
4. must have carried a load of at least 9 units and have a general weighted average of "1.75";
5. must submit a letter of financial support.

Benefits

1. Free school fees except student fund
2. Book allowance - P3,000.00/semester
3. Monthly stipend - P2,500.00
4. Thesis allowance - P10,000.00

Deadline of application : June 15, 2015

Jayceryll Malabuyoc De Chavez Scholarship

Must be a bona fide entering FRESHMAN student who graduated from U.P. Integrated School; must enroll in B.S. in Business economics, B.S. Economics and B.S. in Business Administration; must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of the award of the grant; must be financially needy (parents' annual gross income must not exceed P200,000.00); must submit an essay on the topic; "Why are you interested in applying for the scholarship and why do you deserve the educational award?"

Qualifications

Benefit

1. P25,000.00 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

Astrid L. Zialcita Scholarship

Effective Second Semester, AY 2014-2015.

Qualifications

1. must be natural-born Filipino citizens (for Southern Leyte applicants);
2. must have an average of at least "2.5" and "2.00" during the immediately preceding semester for the Undergraduate and Graduate applicants, respectively;
3. must have no grade of "5.0" and unremoved "4.0" or "incomplete" and must have carried a load of at least 15 units in the Undergraduate level and 9 units in the Graduate level in the immediately preceding semester;
4. must not have been subject of disciplinary action worse than a 5-day suspension;
5. must not have been found guilty of participating in any violent incident such as hazing and/or fraternity rambles, whether on campus or off-campus;
6. must be willing to submit a report to the donor every semester.
7. if incoming freshmen, must have qualified for admission to U.P. Diliman or to U.P. Manila;
8. must not be enjoying any other scholarship or grant. In case he/she holds or gets another scholarship, the holder must inform the Office of Scholarships and Student Services so that there will be no duplication of benefits;

Benefits

1. Monthly stipend of P800.00
2. School fees as assessed
3. Book allowance of P500/semester

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

U.P. Circle Brunei Scholarship In Science And Technology (Effective In The 1st Sem., Ay 2015-2016)

Effective in the First Semester, AY 2015-2016.

Qualifications

1. Must be a Filipino citizen;
2. must be a bona fide student of the University of the Philippines who is enrolled in the field of Science and Technology;
3. if an entering Master's student, must have qualified for admission; if already enrolled, must have obtained a general weighted average of "1.50" and must have carried at least 6 units with no unremoved grades of "incomplete" or "5.00" in the previous semester;
4. must not have been found guilty of cheating or committing any act of misconduct;
5. must not have been found guilty of participating in any violent incident such as hazing and of fraternity rumbles, whether in-campus or off-campus;
6. must not be enjoying any other scholarship grant.

Benefit

1. Actual interest earnings of the fund but not to exceed P37,000 per year.

Deadline of application : Aug. 28, 2015

Emilia A. Alzona Schoarship

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. Must be of good moral character as evidenced by a certificate issued by any of the following: - Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs - Dean of the College, a faculty member of the College
2. Must be a full-time SENIOR student in the COLLEGE OF EDUCATION;
3. Must have a weighted average of "2.0" or better and must not have a grade of "5.0" or unremoved grade of "4" or "Inc" during the immediately preceding semester;
4. Must be actively involved in co-curricular activities as evidenced by supporting documents.

Benefit

1. P10,000.00 per semester

Deadline of application : June 26, 2015

Beta Sigma North West Scholarship (System Wide Except Up Los Baños)

Qualifications

1. Must be a member of good standing of the BETA Sigma Fraternity who is enrolled in the University of the Philippines Diliman/Manila;
2. if an entering freshman, must have passed the UPCAT, if already enrolled, must have obtained an average grade of "2.5" or better and must have carried a load of at least 15 units with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved "4.00" or "inc." in the semester immediately preceding the application;
3. must belong to a family whose parents' annual gross income is less than P500,000.00;
4. must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of the award of the grant;
5. must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action.

Benefits

1. School fees as assessed but not to exceed P12,000 per semester
2. Book allowance P1,500 per semester
3. Monthly stipend at P1,500 x 5 months (P7,500 per semester)
4. Transportation allowance P250 per month (P1,250 per semester) Total: P22,250.00 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

Archie B.M. Laaño Quezonian Scholarships For Students From The Province Of Quezon

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. Must be bona fide UP students enrolled in any field of study, from the province of Quezon;
2. general weighted average of at least "2.5" with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved "4" or "Inc." in the immediately preceding semester;
3. financially needy: priority shall be given to students qualified under FDS - PD 60% of the ST System;
4. must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action worse than a five-day class suspension.

Benefits

Deadline of application : July 15, 2015

Prof. Salustiano G. Tengonciang Centennial Scholarship Grant

Effective 2nd semester, AY 2014-2015.

Qualifications

1. Must be a Filipino citizen;
2. must be a JUNIOR or SENIOR student in the B.S. Chemistry program;
3. must carry at least 15 units and must have passed all subjects in the semester immediately preceding the application;
4. must be of good moral character;
5. must not be found guilty of violation of any of the rules and regulations of the University including but not limited to hazing and/or fraternity rumbles, whether on-campus or off campus.

Benefit

1. P12,000 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

Insular Foundation Gold Eagle Scholarship Grant (Bs Math) Effective 1st Semester, Ay 2015-2016.

Qualifications

1. must not have been held liable for any disciplinary action worse than a five-day class suspension.
2. must not be a recipient of any other scholarship grant.
3. must be financially needy (parnets' annual gross income must not exceed P500,000.00);
4. must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of the award of the grant;
5. must be an incoming FIRST YEAR, and must have passed the University of the Philippines College Admission Test (UPCAT);
6. Must be a bona fide student of the University of the Philippines, Diliman, enrolled in BS Mathematics;

Benefits

1. Actual tuition and miscellaneous fees as assessed, but not to exceed P25,000/semester
2. Monthly stipend of P5,000/month x 5 months (P25,000/semester)
3. Transportation allowance of P50/day x 30 days x 5 months (P7,500/semester)
4. Book allowance per semester P3,000 per semester.

Slot(s) Available: 2

Deadline of application : Aug. 28, 2015

Carlos Palanca Foundation Scholarship Program (Effective In The 1st Sem., Ay 2015-2016)

Effective in the First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. must enroll in BA Malikhaing Pagsulat, BA Araling Pilipino major in Malikhaing Pagsulat or Creative Writing at U.P. Diliman or U.P. Mindanao, or any other U.P. Campus where the degree of Bachelor of Arts, major in Creative Writing/Malikhaing Pasgulat is offered.
2. must not have been the subject of disciplinary action by the University of the Philippines.
3. must be inclined towards literature as supported by literary works submitted to the screening committee.
4. Must be an incoming FRESHMAN student;
5. must undergo and pass the UP College Admission Test (UPCAT) which is given in August each year.
6. must belong to underprivileged family with parents' annual income of not more than P300,000.00 a year;
7. must not be a holder of any scholarship or financial assistance. In case he/she holds or gets another scholarship/financial assistance, the student must inform the UP Office of Scholarships and Student Services (OSSS) so that there will no duplication of benefits;

Benefits

1. Transportation and other miscellaneous expenses (P500.00/month x 5 months) 2,500.00/semester (Total: P41,500/semester)
2. Monthly stipend (P3,000.00/month x 5 months) P15,000.00/semester
3. School fees (as assessed but not to exceed) P20,000.00/semester
4. Book allowance of P4,000.00/semester

Deadline of application : Aug. 28, 2015

Malampaya Sustainable Development Scholarship

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. Must have obtained a General Weighted Average (GWA) of "2.00" in the baccalaureate degree program for newly admitted post-graduate students and at least "1.70" for a load of 9 units or more, if already enrolled;
2. Must enroll or be enrolled in at least 9 units per semester for post-graduate studies and at least 18 units for bachelor degree programs;
3. Must not be more than 40 years of age at the time of application;
4. Must be of good moral character and has not been held liale in any disciplinary action;
5. Post-graduate applicants must have at least three (3) years of work experience;
6. Must be indigent.
7. Must be a bona fide resident of Palawan, Batangas and Oriental Mindoro, admitted in any Bachelor or post graduate studies in the following disciplines: -BS Mechanical Engineering -MS Energy Engineering -BS Geology -MS Geology -PhD Geology -MS Environmental Science -MA Urban Regional Planning: Environmental and Natural Resources Planning and Management Specialization -MS Marine Science -BS Fisheries -MS Fisheries

Benefits

1. Post-Graduate Program: (1) School fees as assessed but not to exceed P25,000.00, (2) Book allowance P10,000.00 per semester (3)Book allowance P10,000.00 per semester
2. Undergraduate Program: (1) School fees as assessed but not to exceed P35,000.00 (2)Book allowance P10,000.00 per semester (3)Monthly stipend (P10,000 x 5 months) P50,000.00 per semester

Deadline of application : June 30, 2015

Philippine S&T Development Foundation - Manila, Inc. (Phildev) Science & Engineering Scholarship

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016.

Qualifications

1. Must be in good scholastic standing; and
2. Must be enrolled in at least 15 units or normal load of the course at the time of the award of the grant.
3. Annual gross income must not exceed P500,000.00;
4. Must be a Filipino citizen, without pending immigration application to any foreign country;
5. Must have a qualifying grade of "1.636";
6. Must be a bona fide 2nd year student enrolled in CHEMICAL, MECHANICAL and ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING at the University of the Philippines, Diliman or Los Baños;
7. Must be in good mental, physical and emotional health;
8. Must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action;

Benefits

1. School fees (full tuition plus miscellaneous fees) - P30,000.00
2. Book allowance per semester - P5,000.00
3. Monthly living allowance of P7,000 x 5 months - P35,000.00

Deadline of application : June 15, 2015

Amador Nisperos Memorial Study Grant

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. Must be a bona fide undergraduate students pursuing Public Affairs course (Environmental Planning, Public Administration, Law) or any Social Science course in the University of the Philippines;
2. must not have been the subject of disciplinary penalty heavier than a 5-day class suspension.
3. if already enrolled, must have obtained an average of "2.75" or better for normal load, with no grade of "5" or unremoved "4" or "Inc." on the preceding semester;
4. must have passed the U.P. College Admissions Test;
5. must be enlisted men, non-commissioned officers and lieutenants (or their spouses/dependents), of any of the major service commands of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Preference, however, shall be given to enlisted men in the intelligence service;

Benefits

Deadline of application : July 15, 2015

Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Salvador M. Mison And Family Scholarship Grant

Effective First Semester, AY 2014-2015

Qualifications

1. must not have been found guilty of violating any other provision of the rules and regulations of the University of the Philippines including but not limited to hazing and/or fraternity rumbles, whether on-campus or off-campus.
2. must not have been found guilty of cheating or any other act of dishonesty in relation to his studies; and
3. must not be a holder of any other scholarship or financial assistance, the holder must inform the Office of Scholarships and Student Services so that there will be no duplication of benefits;
4. must be financially deserving. A student is financially deserving if his/her financial situation qualifies him/her for STFAP Bracket 7 or lower (ST PD 80% to FD);
5. must carry a load of at least 15 units per semester;
6. must have obtained an average of "1.75" or better, with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved grade of "4.0" or "Inc.";
7. Must be a Filipino;
8. must be a bona fide undergraduate students of the University of the Philippines in Diliman;

Benefits

Deadline of application : July 15, 2015

Upaa-Uae Chapter Scholarship Grant (System Wide Except Up Visayas)

Qualifications

1. A high school graduate and must have passed the UPCAT;
2. Must be financially underprivileged (parents' gross annual income must not exceed P250,000);
3. Must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action;
4. Must present a Brgy. Clearance
5. Must be taking at least 15 units at the time of application.

Benefits

1. Monthly stipend - P7,000 x 5 months (P35,000 per semester)
2. Book allowance - P4,000 per semester

Deadline of application : Aug. 14, 2015

Up Junior Marketing Association Scholarship

Qualifications

1. must be financially deserving. Shall be given to students qualified under STFAP Bracket 7 or lower (PD 60% or lower).
2. must be enrolled in at least 15 units
3. must not be enjoying any scholarship at the time of the application except the (STFAP) ST System;
4. must be enrolled in BS Business Administration and BS Business Administration and Accountancy program at College of Business Administration, UP Diliman;
5. Must be Filipino citizen;
6. must be at least in the SOPHOMORE year with a general weighted average of at least "2.5";

Benefit

1. P2,000 per semester

Deadline of application : Aug. 14, 2015

Augusto A. Alzona Scholarship

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016

Qualifications

1. Completed at least 45 units in the Mathematics with an average of at least "2.0" and enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of award;
2. Does not have a grade of "5" or unremoved grade of "4" or "Inc." in the immediately preceding semester;
3. Must be of good moral character;
4. Recommended by the Chairman of the Department of Mathematics.
5. Must be incoming SENIOR BS MATHEMATICS student;

Benefit

1. P10,000 per semester

Deadline of application : June 26, 2015

Bank Of Tokyo (Effective In 1st Semester, Ay 2015-2016)

Qualifications

1. Must be a Filipino;
2. must be enrolled in the following undergraduate fields: LAW ECONOMICS BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
3. must not have been found guilty of violation of any of the rules and regulations of the University, including but not limited to hazing and/or fraternity rumbles, whether on-campus or off-campus.

Benefits

1. Allowance for school fees up to P6,000 per semester
2. Book allowance of P1,000 per semester
3. Monthly stipend of P1,000 x 5 months (P5,000 per semester)
4. Board and Lodging allowance of P1,000 x 5 months (P5,000 per semester)
5. Transportation allowance of P200 x 5 months (P1,000 per semester)

Slot(s) Available: 3

Deadline of application : Aug. 28, 2015

Smpfc Future Leaders Scholarship Program

Effective First Semester, AY 2015-2016.

Qualifications

1. Must not have been held liable in any disciplinary action.
2. Must be financially needy (parents' annual gross income must not exceed P500,000);
3. Must not be a recipient of any scholarship grant including educational plan;
4. Must be an incoming Sophomore student enrolled in BS Business Administration;
5. Must be a bona fide student of the University of the Philippines Diliman;
6. Must have obtained an average grade of 2.00 or better and must have carried a load of at least 18 units with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved "4.00" or "inc" in the semester immediately preceding the application;
7. Must be a Filipino citizen residing in the Philippines for at least four (4) years prior to the grant of the scholarship;

Benefits

1. Travel allowance per semester - P1,000.00
2. Book allowance per semester - P2,000.00
3. Clothing or uniform allowance per semester - P3,000.00
4. Stipend per semester @ P3,500 x 5 months - P17,500.00
5. Full tuition & other school fees - Variable (Exact amount will depend on the billing Statement from OUR to be given before payment).

Deadline of application : July 15, 2015

Angelo King Scholarship (Effective 1st Semester, Ay 2015-2016)

The grant is open to all Incoming First Year enrolled in BS Biology, BS Chemistry an BS Math. Must have qualified for Admission in the University of the Philippines by passing the U.P. College Test.

Qualifications

Benefit

1. P12,000.00 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 4

Deadline of application : Aug. 28, 2015

Up Sigma Alpha Sorority Alumnae Association Scholarship Grant

Qualifications

1. must be a bona fide female student of the University of the University of the Philippines Diliman, currently enrolled in any four-year degree program;
2. Obtained an average grade of "2.0" or better with NO grade of "5.00", unremoved grade of "4.00" or "Incomplete" in the semester immediately preceding the application;
3. Carries a load of at least 15 units for the current semester;
4. A member of the UP Sigma Alpha Sorority and,
5. Must be favorably endorsed by the current Prime Sister Exemplar and President of the UP Sigma Alpha Sorority Alumnae Association.

Benefit

1. interest earnings of the fund

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015

Wheelchair & Disabled Association Of The Philippines, Inc. (Wdap) Scholarship Study Grant

Qualification

1. Recipients must qualify for admission to the University and must be physically handicapped.

Benefit

1. Actual interests of the funds but not exceeding P5,000/semester.

Deadline of application : April 30, 2015