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.

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";

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

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.

Qualifications

Benefits

Deadline of application : Aug. 29, 2014

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 : Aug. 29, 2014

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

Liberata Samonte Vda De Reyes Scholarship

Qualifications

1. financially deserving. A student is financially deserving if his financial situation qualifies him/her for STFAP Bracket 7 or lower;
2. the applicant must be preferably enrolled in BS Chemistry or BS Biology.
3. not the subject of disciplinary action worse than a five-day class suspension if already enrolled;
4. an average of at least "2.5" or better during the immediately preceding semester with no grade of "4" or "Inc." if already enrolled;
5. Filipino citizen;
6. a general weighted average of at least 85% in high school, if an entering freshman;

Benefit

1. P2,000 per semester.

Deadline of application : Oct. 30, 2014

Lotus Ballpen Perpetual Scholarship Grant

Qualifications

1. must test negative of any prohibited and/or regulated drug.
2. Must be a bona fide freshman student of the University of the Philippines, Diliman enrolled in BA English Studies, major in Creative Writing, BA Malikhaing Pagsulat, BA Journalism or Bachelor of Fine Arts;
3. must have passed the UPCAT; if already enrolled as a freshmen student, must have obtained an average of at least "2.50" during the semester immediately preceding the application for a load of not less than 15 units with no grade of "5.00" or unremoved "4.00" or "Inc."
4. must belong to a family whose parents' annual gross income do not exceed P150,000.00;
5. must not have been the subject of any disciplinary action;
6. must be enrolled in at least 15 units at the time of award;
7. must not have been found guilty of participating in any violent incident such as hazing and/or fraternity rumbles, whether on campus or off campus;
8. must not be a member of any fraternity, sorority or any radical organization whether on campus or off campus;

Benefit

1. Actual interest earnings of the fund but not to exceed P25,000.00 per semester.

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : Feb. 27, 2015

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

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 : Aug. 29, 2014

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 : Feb. 27, 2015

Insular Foundation Gold Eagle Scholarship Grant (Bs Math) Effective In 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

Dr. Chio Shi Lin Scholarship Grant

Qualifications

1. He must be of good moral character issued by any of the following: a. Dean of Student Affairs b. Dean of the College c. A faculty member of the University
2. Must be financially needy
3. A graduating student of the University of the Philippines who is taking B.S. Mathematics;
4. The applicant must have passed all the subjects in his previous years of studies with an overall weighted average of at least "2.5";
5. Must carry a minimum load of 15 units per semester;

Benefit

1. P7,250.00 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 2

Deadline of application : Feb. 27, 2015

Augusto A. Alzona Scholarship

Qualifications

1. Must be a Senior BS Mathematics student;
2. 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;
3. Must be of good moral character;
4. Recommended by the Chairman of the Department of Mathematics.

Benefit

1. P10,000 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : Feb. 27, 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

Emilia A. Alzona Schoarship

Qualifications

1. Must be a full-time Senior student in the College of Education;
2. Must be of good moral character as evidenced by a certificate issued by any of the following: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (OVCSA), dean of the College, a faculty member of the College.
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 per semester

Slot(s) Available: 1

Deadline of application : Feb. 27, 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 : Feb. 27, 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 : Feb. 27, 2015