Qualified faculty and staff of tenured and non-permanent positions from CHED recognized Philippine higher education institutions are eligible to apply. There is no limit in the number of applications being accepted. Age should not be more than 42 years old for the Master’s degree programs and should not be more than 40 years old for the Doctoral degree programs.
The PhilFrance Scholarship is an academic award directed to the next generation of Filipino leaders who have shown strong academic, leadership and professional abilities, and who wish to study in France for a graduate degree. Applications are assessed as they are received. Each candidate will be notified, regardless of the outcome of their application.
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarship to international students who wish to study for a period of one year at designated Japanese universities as Japanese studies students in order to deepen their understanding of the Japanese language, Japanese affairs and Japanese culture. Its aim is to foster human resources who will become bridges of friendship between the scholarship recipient’s country and Japan through study in Japan and who will contribute to the development of both countries and the wider world.
The Fulbright – CHED Scholarship is intended for graduate studies in the United States for the Philippine HEI faculty and staff. The objective of a Fulbright-CHED grant is to enable qualified higher education faculty and staff currently affiliated with CHED-recognized higher education institutions, to pursue master’s or doctoral studies, and doctoral dissertation research in the United States to upgrade the country’s higher education system, fast-track the Higher Education Reform Agenda, and develop leaders who can contribute to promoting better understanding between the Philippines and the United States.
Established in honor of the late U.S. Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, the fellowship program sends outstanding mid-career Filipino professionals in public service from both the public and private sectors to the United States for a year of university study and work-related practical experience. The program develops leaders who will have “multiplier effect” on their society.
The US Government offers a number of opportunities for study, professional development and funding. Currently offered by the US Government for the Filipinos are the Philippine Youth Leadership Program (PYLP), Study of the US Institutes for Scholars, Study of the US Institutes for Scholars for Secondary School Educators, Fulbright Philippine Program, Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program, Philippine Global Undergraduate Exchange Program, and the East West Center Graduate Degree Program.
In line with the Australia-Philippines development cooperation program, Australia aims to improve basic education, improve the capacity of the local government to deliver basic services, strengthen the country’s adaptation to climate change which includes disaster risk management, and improve the peace and security conditions of the country. The program is administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade through the Australia Awards and Alumni Engagement Program – Philippines, and is aligned with Australia’s development assistance in the Philippines.