How to apply?

Important Reminder: Please use PC Desktop or LAPTOP with PRINTER when applying online!

READ ALL the SIX (6) STEPS before clicking the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM button

Step 1. Check whether you are qualified for any CHED Scholarship Programs (CSPs) per CMO 08, S. 2019

General Qualifications:
     - Must be a Filipino citizen;
     - Must be a Senior High School graduate OR a candidate for graduation with general weighted average (GWA) of at least 90% or its equivalent OR a passer of Alternative Learning System (ALS)/Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT);
     - Must have guardian/parents with a combined annual gross income not exceeding Four Hundred Thousand Pesos (PhP 400,000.00);
     - Must avail of only one CHED scholarship or financial assistance program; and
     - Must not be a graduate of any degree program.

Step 2. Check if your course/degree program is a CHED Priority Course/Degree Program per CMO 05, S. 2019.

Step 3. If you are qualified to apply, accomplish the Online CSP Application form.

Step 4. Print and sign your accomplished application form from your online application.

Step 5. Scan the following documentary requirements:

Documentary Requirements (to be emailed after applying online).
Important Reminder: All documents in photocopies must be CERTIFIED TRUE COPIES:

    1. The printed and signed accomplished Application Form from your online application
    2. 2 pcs. 2"x2" ID picture
    3. Certified true copy of Birth Certificate
    4. Academic Credentials:
      * For Graduating Senior High School applicants – Grades for Grade 11 and 1st Semester of Grade 12
      * For Senior High School Graduates – Form 137
      * For ALS Passers - Accreditation and Equivalency Test Passer Certificate
      * For PEPT Passers - Certificate of Advancing to tne Next Level
    5. Parents'/Guardians' Proof of Income (whichever is applicable)
      * Latest Income Tax Return (ITR) of parents or guardian
      * Certificate of Tax Exemption from the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)
      * Certificate of Indigency with Gross Annual Income of parent/guardian issued by the Barangay
       Chairman or Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)
      * Affidavit of No Income or Case Study from DSWD
      * For children of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and Seafarers, a latest copy of contract or proof
       of income may be considered
    6. Supporting Documents. In addition to the core requirements, the following SUPPORTING
     DOCUMENTS will be further required for the following cases:
      * For solo parents and/or their dependents, submit authenticated photocopy of Solo Parent ID or
       Certification from Department of Social Welfare and Development
      * For applicants belonging to an Ethnic Group, submit Certificate from National Commission on
       Indigenous Peoples (NCIP)
      * For PWD applicants, submit Medical Certificate
      * For applicants living with a guardian, submit Affidavit of Guardianship

Step 6. Send your scanned required documents in PDF format to CSP official email address at [email protected] on or before May 31, 2020. Please write your complete name in the Subject Line.

Note: The application for financial assistance is completed only after the documentary requirements validation by CHEDRO8. All applications will be subjected to the ranking process in accordance with CHED Guidelines. Results of the ranking process will be posted at OR

All qualified applicants resulting from the rank list and based on the available slots shall be required to submit their original documents for verification and issuance of Notice of Award (NOA) by CHEDROs

Online Application Form