Application for DOST Undergraduate Scholarship Program now open

The Department of Science and Technology thru the Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) announces the availability of 2014 Science and Technology Undergraduate Scholarship application.

The S & T scholarships are open to high school students belonging to the top 5% of the graduating class and who wish to pursue priority fields of study in the sciences, mathematics and engineering.

There are two (2) program categories where students may apply to: 1) RA 7687 scholarship, otherwise known as the S&T Scholarship Act of 1994, which provides scholarship to talented students whose family’s socio-economic status does not exceed the set values of certain indicators as approved by the dvisory Advisory Committee on S&T Scholarships; and 2) the DOST-SEI Merit Scholarships awarded to deserving students whose socio-economic status exceeds the said indicators.

Application forms can be secured and filed in all DOST Regional and Provincial Offices. Forms may also be downloaded at http://www.sei.dost.gov.ph and at http://regionl.dost.gov.ph. The deadline for filing of application is on 23 August, 2013 (Friday). On the other hand, the scholarship examination will be administered in designated test centers nationwide on 22 September 2013 (Sunday).

For more information, you may contact any of the following DOST Offices: Ilocos Norte – (077)670-1815; Ilocos Sur – (077)722-3347; La Union – (072)242-0663; Pangasinan – (075)529-1764 (Lingayen), (075)204-0286 (Urdaneta City).#