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PLM Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation, Philippines Scholarship

PLM Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation, Philippines Scholarship

Scholarship Background

The Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation Philippines is a non-profit organization and considered as partner of the University in providing
opportunities to economically disadvantaged but academically deserving students.

Scholarship Benefits

The scholarship shall cover matriculation and tuition fees. The grantor shall also provide financial assistance for transportation, meal, books and project expenses, given that they have met the requirements and deadlines set by the grantor in requesting for funds. Amount and kind of assistance may vary depending on the needs of the scholars and result of evaluation and investigation conducted by the grantor.

Scholarship Qualifications

1. He/she must come from an indigent family. The monthly income of the family will be considered, along with the size of the family. Priorities will be given to those who are orphaned, has sick family member, and/or suddenly lost the breadwinner of the family;
2. He/she must have an average of 2.25 or its equivalent from the latest semester if applicant is already in college, and 80% General Average if applicant just graduated from high school.
3. He/she must not be a recipient of any other scholarship grant.

Scholarship Requirements

1. He/she should have undergone and passed the Screening Procedures set by the Scholarship Committee of the grantor.
2. He/she must maintain an average of 2.25 or its equivalent every semester. There should be no failing grades especially on major subjects. Dropping will not be allowed.
3. He/she should remain single during the entire course of his/her studies.
4. He/she must attend the Values Enhancement Seminar conducted once a month. He/she must present proof for excuses in case of absence (e.g. medical certificate, etc.)
5. He/she must comply with the required 8 hours of participation with Tzu Chi Projects per semester (Recycling and other Outreach activities).
6. He/she must do a book review and submit a book report every semester. The grantor shall be the one to recommend the book to be reviewed.
7. forms needed:
-ITR (parents)
-Home sketch
-Semestral report with attached GWA and registration form
-Submit financial statement

Number of Slots


Scholarship Application Schedule

Application Period Exam Schedule Scholarship Results Date
before enrollment PLMAT schedule to be announced by the Office of Student Development and Services

Scholarship Exam Coverage

  • PLMAT coverage (English, Science, Mathematics, Filipino and Abstract Reasoning)


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Please be advised. Thank you.

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