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The BFAR Fisheries Scholarship Program (FSP)

1. Scholarship Background:

It is offered to deserving students who are interested to pursue a four-year BS Fisheries course.

2.      Number of Slots: 5 per region

3. Courses Covered:

– Bachelor of Science in Fisheries

4.      Schools Covered: No data

5.      Scholarship Benefits:

  • A full scholarship grant
  • P 2,500.00. for Monthly stipend
  • P 500.00 for Graduation support
  • P 5,000.00 for Thesis support
  • P 2,500.00 for Semestral book allowance
  • Free matriculation and other fees

6.      Qualifications:

A. For High School Students:

  • Must be a High school student of the current year
  • Must belongs to the TOP TEN of his / her graduating class (not upper 10%) duly certified by the school head / principal
  • Must not more than 20 years old
  • Must have a good moral character as certified by the school head with no civil/criminal/administrative liabilities.

B. For High School Graduates:

  • Must has not earned any units in college
  • Must Belong to the TOP TEN of his / her graduating class (not upper 10%), duly certified by the school head / principal
  • Must not more than 20 years old at the time of the examination
  • Must have a good moral character as certified by the school head with no civil/criminal/administrative liabilities.

7.      Requirements:

  • Fully filled-out Application Form
  • One (1) recent 2”x 2” ID Picture
  • Transcript of Records /Form 137 (true copy)
  • Diploma (true copy)
  • Report Card /Form 138 (true copy)
  • Birth Certificate (true copy)
  • Certification of good moral character
  • Certification from the school head/ principal that the applicant is a

present/potential TOP TEN student of the graduating class

Interested applicants may download the regular  application form or obtain hard copies which are available at BFAR Central Office or at BFAR Regional Offices. You need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download the application form.

http://www.bfar.da.gov.ph/pages/Services/FSP%20-%20Application%20Form%20_Reg_.pdf

8.      Obligations:      It is later discussed by the scholarship committee.

9.      Scholarship Application and Exam Schedule:

Download the needed forms and submit it to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the following process will be discussed upon submission of application.

     Exam Schedule: No data

10.  Scholarship Exam Coverage: No data

11.  Scholarship Contact Details:

For more inquiries, do contact…

Augusto S. Regio/Renato L. Gutierrez

(Scholarship committee)

The Scholarship Committee Secretariat
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
2/F PCA Annex Bldg., Commonwealth Ave.,
Diliman, Quezon City

Tel. No. (2) 929-3118
Fax No. (2) 929-7018
E-mail: rgutierrez@bfar.da.gov.ph

aregio@bfar.da.gov.ph

hrelasyon@bfar.da.gov.ph

 

BFAR Fisher folk Children Educational Grant (FCEG)

fisheries course scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Scholarship Background:

It is offered to children of small-scale fisher folk who deserve and are interested to have a degree in Bachelor of Science in Fisheries

2.      Number of Slots: 5 per region

3. Courses Covered:

– Bachelor of Science in Fisheries

4.      Schools Covered: No data

5.      Scholarship Benefits:

  • A full scholarship grant
  • P 2,500.00. for Monthly stipend
  • P 500.00 for Graduation support
  • P 5,000.00 for Thesis support
  • P 2,500.00 for Semestral book allowance
  • Free matriculation and other fees

6.      Qualifications:

  • Must be a  child of a small-scale fisher folk
  • Must be a resident of the municipality for at least four (4) years prior to availing the scholarship as attested by the school records and certification from the Barangay Chairman / Municipal Mayor.
  • Must be a high school graduate
  • Must have an 80% or higher GWA
  • Must not presently enrolled in any course
  • Must not be more than 20 years old
  • Must have a yearly gross income of not more than P 25,000.00
  • Parents must be a member of a fishing association or  cooperative duly attested by the chairman and secretary of the association.

7.      Requirements:

  • Fully filled-out Application Form
  • One (1) recent 2”x 2” ID Picture
  • Transcript of Records /Form 137 (true copy)
  • Diploma (true copy)
  • Report Card /Form 138 (true copy)
  • Birth Certificate (true copy)
  • Certification of good moral character
  • Membership Certificate (Fisher folk Association)
  • Latest BIR-Income Tax Return of parents
  • Certification of Residency by the  Barangay Chairman/ Municipal Mayor

Application form can be download at…

http://www.bfar.da.gov.ph/pages/Services/FSP%20-%20Application%20Form%20_Fisherfolk_.pdf

8.      Obligations:

It is later discussed by the scholarship committee.

9.      Scholarship Application and Exam Schedule:

Download the needed forms and submit it to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the following process will be discussed upon submission of application.

Exam Schedule: No data

10.  Scholarship Exam Coverage: No data

11.  Scholarship Contact Details:

For more inquiries, do contact…

Augusto S. Regio/Renato L. Gutierrez

(Scholarship committee)

The Scholarship Committee Secretariat
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
2/F PCA Annex Bldg., Commonwealth Ave.,
Diliman, Quezon City

Tel. No. (2) 929-3118
Fax No. (2) 929-7018
E-mail: rgutierrez@bfar.da.gov.ph

aregio@bfar.da.gov.ph

hrelasyon@bfar.da.gov.ph

CHED Student Financial Assistance Programs (StuFAPs)

ched stufap scholarships

1.  Scholarship Background

This is financed by Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and for students who got top scores in the NCAE.

 2.  Number of Slots: No specific number

 3.  Courses Covered: Any Course

 4.  Schools Covered: Any School

 5.  Scholarship Benefits:

A. Full Scholarship (Full Merit): 15,000 per semester

B. Half (Half Merit):   7,500 per semester

C. Grant- in Aid Programs

a. Study grant program for single parents and their dependents:  6,000 per semester

b.  DND-CHED-PASUC Study grant program :  2,500 per semester

c. OPAPP-CHED Study grant program for rebel returnees :  5,000 per semester

D. Study Now Pay Later Plan (SNPLP):  7,500 per semester

 6.  Qualifications:

• Must have Filipino Citizenship
• A graduating or graduate highschool student

• Must not be more than 30 yrs old at the time of application except for CHED OPAPPSGPRR;

  • Entering freshmen and/or college student in any curricular year level

• At least 80% GWA based on Form 138 and an NCAE score of:

a. 80-84% – grant-in-aid and student loan programs

b. 85% above – half merit

c. 90% above – full merit

• Combined Yearly Gross Income of Parents/Guardian not to exceed P300,000.00;
• For student-borrower:
a. must enter into a loan agreement with CHEDRO; and
b. must have a co-borrower who is a member of SSS/GSIS in good standing (at least paying contribution for six (6) months for the last 12 months)
• not a beneficiary of other government scholarship or grant.

*  Must have good moral character

 7.  Requirements:

• High School Report Card or Form 138

• Accomplished StuFAPs Application OSS Form 01
• Certificate of National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE)
• Official copy of last semester’s grades as issued by school registrar
• Latest BIR Annual Income Tax Return or Certificate of Exemption of parents and or guardian

• Certified true copy of grades during the previous semester attended (SNPLP only)
• Notarized contract between CHED and student-borrower (SNPLP only)
• Proof of SSS/GSIS premium contribution of co-borrower (SNPLP only)
• Certification of co-borrower either SSS/GSIS member

• Good moral character Certificate

8.  Obligations:

It is said that guidelines will be discussed if the applicant passed all the process to be one of the grantees.

9.  Scholarship Application and Exam Schedule:

Qualified applicants must submit all the needed documents to CHED Office.

Exam Schedule: No data

10.  Scholarship Exam Coverage: No data

11.  Scholarship Contact Details:

For more information, visit CHED website http://www.ched.gov.ph

For more questions, contact…

PATRICIA B. LICUANAN

Chairperson

Telefax. # (02) 441-1177; (02) 351-7413

email: chairperson[at]ched.gov.ph