DOST Bangon Marawi Scholarship Program 2023 | Open to Apply

The Bangon Marawi Science and Technology Human Resource Development DOST-SEI Program

(STHRD) was developed in 2017 in reference to the siege of Marawi City. The Science Education Institute launched the scholarship program for the immediate family members of families affected or displaced from their villages as a result of the siege as the DOST’s service institute for S&T human resource development.

DOST Bangon Marawi Scholarship Program 2023
DOST Bangon Marawi Scholarship Program 2023

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In its five years of operation, the program has supported 496 scholars at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Out of this, 367 people, or 74%, have already earned their degrees, while the remaining people are finishing them.

The Bangon Marawi Program gave the scholars resource to a learning resource center and training opportunities in addition to scholarship benefits.

The DOST-SEI announces the availability of scholarships for qualified second-year college students enrolled in priority S&T programs starting with the first semester of AY 2022–2023 in view of its successful implementation. Bangon Marawi Scholarship is now available and accepting applications. Interested applicants can apply online. Follow the application instructions in detail for the Bangon Marawi Scholarship.

Scholarship Benefits

Scholarship PrivilegesAmount
Learning Materials and/or
Connectivity Allowance
Group Accident InsurancePremium
Thesis Allowance₱10,000.00

Requirements For Eligibilty

  • Be a natural-born citizen of the Philippines.
  • Be a direct family member who was affected by the violence or who was forcibly removed from their Marawi community, as determined by the local government office.
  • Have a 2.75 overall weighted average (GWA) across all academic areas, or a 2.75 weighted mean average across all math, science, and engineering courses taken during the first year of college.
  • Be enrolled as a regular second-year student at one of MSU’s campuses—Main Campus, IIT, or LNCAT—in a DOST S&T priority program during the first semester of AY 2022–2023;
  • Not a recipient of any other scholarship offered by a national government, university, or private organization; and
  • Be of good character and of good health.

DOST Bangon Marawi Priority Courses

  • Agriculture
  • Biology
  • Forestry
  • Computer Science
  • Fisheries
  • Ceramics Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Statistics
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Information System
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Teaching
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Science Teaching (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)

DOST Bangon Marawi Study Placements

There are three main study placements:

  • MSU-Main Campus, Marawi City
  • MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT)
  • MSU-Lanao National College of Arts and Trades (MSU-LNCAT)

How to Apply For Scholarship?

Once you have all the required documents; completely accomplished and scanned or have images of these; and know the above-mentioned information, you are now ready to access the Bangon Marawi Program E-Application.

Please make sure that all of the names and words are spelled completely and correctly while completing the needed information.

Step 1: Use a valid email address when signing up. You’ll receive an email for confirmation.

Step 2: Answer the questions in the Eligibility Module, which may be accessed via the link provided in the email you received. You will get a Notice of Disqualification in your email if you are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply for the Bangon Bangon Program.

Step 3: If you are Qualified to apply for the scholarship, you can proceed to the next modules:

  • Family Data
  • Contact Information
  • School and Grades
  • Upload Documents
  • Personal Data
  • Financial Contribution
  • Household Information Questionnaire

All interested applicants may apply by clicking through this link –

Application Period

  • Start of Online Application Period – 28 September 2022
  • Last Day of Online Application and Uploading of Requirements – 31 October 2022
  • Schedule of Qualifying Examination – 17 November 2022

Announcement of Scholarship Qualifiers

The announcements of the scholarship qualifiers are likely to be made in December 2022, so keep your eyes on the SEI website or Follow us on Facebook to get notified. Your registered email address will be used to send you the Notice of Award if you are eligible for the scholarship.


I am a first-year college student who is in grade 11. Could I apply?

Regular Second Year College Male and Female Students Enrolled in Priority S&T Courses in the First Semester of Academic Year 2022–2023 at MSU-Main Campus, MSU-IIT, or MSU-LNCAT are Eligible for the 2022 Bangon Marawi Program. You are not eligible to apply for this scholarship if you are not a regular second-year college student.

I am a second-year college student who is pursuing a BS in nursing and a BS in criminology. Could I apply?

Please refer to here for a list of S&T priority programs and institutions that meet the criteria for study placement for this scholarship program. You are not eligible to apply for this scholarship if the program you are enrolled in is not listed on our list of approved programs.

Should I go to your Office to get/file the application form?

Face-to-face transactions are discouraged unless absolutely required in order to protect the health and safety of our clients and the SEI staff in light of the pandemic. Through the E-Scholarship Application System at, applicants to the Bangon Marawi Program may submit their applications.

My school is not among the options available for the Name of School offered in the system, what can I do?

Only candidates from MSU’s Main Campus, IIT, or LNCAT are eligible to apply for the Bangon Marawi program. You cannot apply to this program if you do not attend one of these institutions.

I have registered in the E-Application but have not yet received a confirmation mail, what could be the issue?

First, look in your spam folder. You might have encoded a wrong or misspelled email address if the email is missing from the list. If so, pls enter your complete name, birthday, and correct email address in the following link:

How can I get my Application ID if I forgot to note it down?

Your application ID link was emailed to the email address you provided during online system registration. To get your application ID, click that link and enter your birthday. Take note of it. To see your application form, you must sign in to the system with your Application ID.

Can I submit my application even though I still need certain requirements?

No, if your requirements are not full, the E-Application System will not accept your application. Please understand that submitting requirements either incorrectly or incompletely will result in your disqualification from the scholarship.

Can I submit the downloaded grades from our school portal to complete the grade requirement?

Yes, as long as the college dean or the school registrar verify it. Your name, course, and school information must be on the pages.