Various scholarships offered in USTP – Cagayan de Oro Campus

USTP has been devoted in seeking for partner scholarship sponsors to attain the University goal of serving and assisting the Filipino students who are intellectually capable but financially handicapped. As part of its continuing mandate and program to serve, the University provides various scholarships and educational assistance/ grants, to wit:

  • Academic Excellence Scholarships
    • Valedictorian/Salutatorian
    • Dean’s List
  • Extra-Curricular Scholarship
  • Scholarship under RA 7160
  • Scholarships from External Sponsors

List of scholarships and how to avail

MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 BRIEF DESCRIPTION

REQUIREMENTS

1. High School Valedictorian/ Salutatorian a. Must carry the full load requirement of the program; Must maintain a Grade Point Average of not lower than 1.70 with no grade lower than 2.00 in any subjects for the semester
b. Must have no record of misbehaviour.
• Scholarship Form
Certification from the School Principal
(class Valedictorian or Salutatorian)
• Photocopy of NSO Birth Certificate
• Certificate of Good Moral
• 1pc 2 X 2 ID picture
 2. Dean’s List a. Must carry the full load requirement of the program for the preceding semester;
b. Must maintain a Grade Point Average of not lower than 1.70 with no grade lower than 2.00 in any subjects for the semester;
c. Must have no record of misbehaviour. If the student satisfies the above mentioned conditions shall enjoy free tuition for the succeeding semester
• Scholarship Form
• List of Dean’s List from the University registrar
• 1pc 2 X 2 ID picture
3. BENTEK Memorial Foundation, Inc. Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•List from sponsor
4. CEPALCO a. Must have a GPA not lower than 2.0 with no failing grades in any subject;
b. Must carry the full load requirement of the program shall be prohibited from accepting any kind of employment while on scholarship.
•Scholarship Form
•Letter Endorsement of Grantee
5. Commission on Higher Education
-Full Merit
-Half Merit
a. Must maintain GPA of 2.5 or higher;
b. Must carry a normal academic load & finish within the duration of the course. If the scholar wants to Transfer, only to duly authorized HEI’s & to identified priority courses upon approval by CHED; Must request an approval from CHEDRO to defer enrolment; Must meet all academic requirements set by USTSP.
•Scholarship Form
•Enrolment letter from  CHED X
6. City College  Scholarship Program (CCSP) Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification/List from sponsor
7. Full Academic Scholarship – Abamin & Rufus Rodriguez Must have a GPA of 2.5 with no failing grades in any subjects. •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from the Office of Cong. Rodriguez
8. Del Monte Foundation, Inc. a. Must carry the full load requirement of the program;
b. Must have a GPA of 2.5 with no failing grades in a semester.
•Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
9. Department of  Science & Technology (DOST) Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
10. Iskolar ng Bayan a. Must maintain GPA of 2.3 or higher;
b. Must carry a normal academic load & finish within the duration of the course. If the scholar wants to Transfer, only to duly authorized HEI’s & to identified priority courses upon approval by CHED;
c. Must request an approval from CHEDRO to defer enrolment; Must meet all academic requirements set by USTSP.
•Scholarship Form
•Enrolment letter
•Certification/Endorsement from CHEd
11. Lifebank Foundation Inc. Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from LifeBank
12. Maharlika Agro-Marine Ventures a. Maintains a GPA of 2.5 or better with no grade below 3.0;
b. Must not drop any subject within the semester;
c. Must carry the full load requirement of the program; Must not shift to another course.
•Scholarship Form
•List from sponsor
13. Metrobank Foundation Inc. Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from Metrobank Foundation Inc.
14. President of Accredited Student Organization Must maintain a GPA of 2.5 with no grade below 2.8 in any subject during the semester •Scholarship Form
•Certification from Student Affairs and Welfare Office
•Report of Grades
15. Pilipinas Kao Inc. Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from Pilipinas Kao
16. PLDT-SMART Foundation, Inc.  Gabay-Guro Scholarship a. Must not be enjoying any other scholarship with benefits exceeding P7,500.00/semester;
b. Must have a GPA of 2.0 or more;
c. Must carry the full load requirement of the program.
•Scholarship Form
•Report of Grades
•Endorsement letter from sponsor
17. Phil. Sinter Corporation Foundation, Inc. Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
18. SM Foundations, INC. College Scholarship Programs Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
19. Undersubscribe (except BS EST, BS TCM & BEED SPED) a. Must carry the full load requirement of the program;
b. Must maintain a Grade Point Average of not lower than 1.70 with no grade lower than 2.00 in any subjects for the semester;
c. Must have no record of misbehaviour.
•Scholarship Form
•Certification from the Director, Admission & Scholarships Office (Top 10 examinees)                    •Photocopy of NSO Birth Certificate
•Certificate of Good Moral
•1pc 2 X 2 ID picture
20. Yokohama Tire Philippines., Inc. a. Maintain a GPA not lower than 2.0 per semester;
b. Must carry the full load requirement of the program.
•Scholarship Form
•Report of Grades
•Endorsement from sponsor

 

GRANT SCHOLARSHIPS/ FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 BRIEF DESCRIPTION

REQUIREMENTS

1. ABAMIN Financial Assistance Based on school policy •Scholarship Form
•List from ABAMIN Office
2. ABS-CBN Sagip Kapamilya Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from ABS-CBN
3. AFPMBAI Mutual Benefit Must submit report of grades from previous semester and assessment form. •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from sponsor
4. Armed Forces of the Philippines – Educational Benefit System (AFPEBS) Must not be allowed to shift to another course during the duration of the educational benefit. •Scholarship Form
•Certification/letter from sponsor
5. Commision on Higher Education -STUFAP
-Tulong Dunong
-Study Now Pay Later Plan
-DND-PASUC
a. Must maintain GPA of 2.5 or higher; Must carry a normal academic load & finish within the duration of the course. If the scholar wants to Transfer, only to duly authorized HEI’s & to identified priority courses upon approval by CHED;
b. Must request an approval from CHEDRO to defer enrolment;
c. Must meet all academic requirements set by USTSP.
•Scholarship Form
•Enrollment letter
•Certification/Endorsement Letter
6. Expanded Students’ Grant-In-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (ESGPPA) Determined by the ESGPPA •Scholarship Form
•List from DSWD
7. FASPA Dependents Must be a legitimate dependent of USTP employee •Scholarship Form
•Certification from FASPA Secretary
8. FASPA Member Must be an employee of USTP •Scholarship Form
•Certification from FASPA Secretary
9. Fastlab Scholarship Grant Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from Fastlab
10. Financial Assistance from Legislators
-Cong Samuel Pagdilao
-Cong. Maria Acosta-Alba
– Cong. Cresente Paez
– Cong. Emmeline Aglipay
– Cong. Edgardo Masongsong
– Cong Win Gatchalian
Based on school policy •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from the Director, Admission & •Scholarship
11. Graduate Research
Assistant
Must render services to the department •Scholarship Form
•Approved communication from respective department
12. Graduate Teaching
Assistant
Must render services to the department •Scholarship Form
•Approved communication from respective department
13. Republic Act   7160
– Section 393  (dependents of  Barangay Officials)
a. Must enroll in regular programs only;
b. Must carry the full load requirement of the program during the semester. And maintain a GPA of 2.5 with no grade lower than 3.0 in any subject during the semester.
•Scholarship Form
•Certification from DILG
•Report of Grades from previous semester ( must be regular student)
14. USTP ArCu (Arts & Culture)
– Gintong Amihan Dance Troupe
– Circulo de  Entablado
-Sanghimig Chorale
-Classical Guitar & Ensemble
-Neo Ethics & Latin Musical  Instrument Ensembles
 Determined by the ARCU Director •Scholarship Form
•Official List from the director of ArCu
16. Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from GSIS
17. Institute of Electronics Engineers of the Phils. (IECEP) Determined by sponsor
18. NCIP (National Commission on Indigenous People) a. Must maintains a GPA of 2.5 or better with no grade below 3.0;
b. Must not drop any subject within the semester;
c. Must carry the full load requirement of the program;
d. Must not shift to another course.
•Scholarship Form
•Certification form NCIP, Mis. Oriental Provincial Office
19. Niña Maria Learning  Center Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•List from the sponsor
20. (OWWA) Overseas
Filipino Worker Development Scholarship Program (OFWDSP)
Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
21. OWWA – Skills for Employment Scholarship Program (OWWA-SESP) Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Notice of Award from sponsor
22. Phil. Sinter Corporation Foundation, INC. Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
23. Rebisco Foundation Inc. Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Certification from sponsor
24. SEEDS (Skills Enhancement and Education Development for Students by Jollibee Foods Corp. (Freemont Foods Corp) Must be enrolled in at least 18 units; must have a passing grade 3.0 and above; must render services to the Corporation. •Scholarship Form
•Letter Endorsement from Jollibee Food Corp., & Chowking
25. Young Men’s Christian Association) of Mis. Or.(YMCA) Determined by the sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Letter from YMCA
26. Graduate Teaching Assistant Must render services to the department Scholarship Form
•Approved communication from respective department
27. Iskolar ni Bambi a. Must have at least a GPA of 2.5 from the previous semester

b. Must carry full semestral load prescribed by the course

•Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from the Director, Admission & Scholarship
28. Local Government Units Financial Assistance a. Must maintains a GPA of 2.5 or better with no grade below 3.0;
b. Must not drop any subject within the semester;
c. Must carry the full load requirement of the program.
•Scholarship Form
•Certification form LGU, Mis. Oriental
Provincial Office
29. Social Security System Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from SSS
30. ICTSI Foundation, Inc.
  1. Must have a GPA of 2.0 with no failing grade in any subject.

b. Must carry the full load requirement of the program

•Scholarship Form

•Endorsement from Sponsor

31. Frewill Finance Corporation Determined by sponsor •Scholarship Form
•Endorsement from FFC

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the admission requirements?

  • 2pcs 2 x 2 ID Picture
  • Ballpen
  • Pencil with eraser
  • Transcript of Record (for transferees)
  • Testing fee:
    • Senior High School- PhP 250.00
    • Tertiary Level- PhP 450.00
    • Graduate School- PhP 500.00

How will I know that I was accepted?

How long is the validity of my entrance examination score?

  • Entrance examination score is valid for one (1) school year only.

I am applying for graduate studies, where should I go first?

  • Graduate student applicants must first present his/her credentials to the respective graduate study program chairman and must secure the evaluation slip to be presented at the office of Admissions and Scholarships (bldg.35 rm. 206).

If failed, can I retake the entrance examination?

  • No retake shall be given to those who failed in the entrance examination

Can I take the entrance examination right after the registration?

  • It depends on the availability of the computer to be used per session. Each session (morning & afternoon) caters only 40 student applicants to take the exam.

Contact information:

RACHEL B. AGCOPRA
Head, Scholarships
Bldg. 2 Guidance and Testing Center Office
856-1738 loc. 130