2023 STEM Scholarship for Excellence | Apply NOW

STEM Scholarship aims to provide access to quality education to underprivileged and deserving STEM college students from centers of excellence, in partnership with the Gokongwei Group business units. Successful applicants will get a chance to pursue a career in a Gokongwei Group business unit.

2023 STEM Scholarship for Excellence
2023 STEM Scholarship for Excellence

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STEM Scholarship Benefits

  • Fixed annual financial grant to subsidize tuition and other fees (Subject to terms and conditions of scholarship agreement)
  • Access to scholar development programs
  • Internship opportunity in the Gokongwei Group
  • Employment opportunity in the Gokongwei Group (Subject to company vacancy and passing of all pre-employment requirements)

STEM Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in a GBF priority STEM course in one of GBF’s partner universities
  • Has an outstanding academic record with GWA of at least 2.5 or 80%
  • Top 10% of SHS batch for incoming 1st-year students, or top 30% of the course batch for continuing college students (Top 50% – Pharmacy)
  • Exemplifies good moral character and shows active participation and involvement in extra-curricular activities
  • In need of financial assistance

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STEM Scholarship for Excellence

STEM Scholarship Documentary Requirements

  • Certified True Copy of Grades or Transcript of records
  • Batch Ranking Certificate
  • Good Moral Certificate
  • Proof of annual household income (e.g. payslip, ITR, certificate of indigence)
  • Proof of enrollment/Letter of Intent to Enroll
  • Applicant Portfolio

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  • BS Accountancy
  • BS Applied Mathematics
  • BS Chemical Engineering
  • BS Chemistry
  • BS Civil Engineering
  • BS Electrical Engineering
  • BS Industrial Engineering
  • BS Information Technology
  • BS Management Engineering
  • BS Mechanical Engineering
  • BS Nutrition
  • BS Packaging Engineering
  • BS Pharmacy
  • BS Statistics
  • Veterinary Medicine


  • Adamson University
  • Batangas State University
  • Bulacan State University
  • Cebu Institute of Technology
  • Central Luzon State University
  • De La Salle Araneta University
  • Far Eastern University (Alabang)
  • Far Eastern University (Main)
  • FEU-Institute of Technology
  • Holy Angel University
  • Lyceum of the Philippines (Batangas)
  • Lyceum of the Philippines (Cavite)
  • Lyceum of the Philippines (Laguna)
  • Mapua University
  • Mariano Marcos State University
  • Mindanao State University (Iligan)
  • Negros Oriental State University
  • Our Lady of Fatima University
  • Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila
  • PATTS College of Aeronautics
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines (Main)
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines (Taguig)
  • Saint Louis University
  • Sacred Heart College (Quezon)
  • Samar State University
  • Silliman University
  • South Luzon State University
  • St. Scholastica’s College (Tacloban)
  • Technological Institute of the Philippines
  • Technological University of the Philippines
  • University of Batangas
  • University of Mindanao
  • University of Perpetual Help (Calamba)
  • University of San Carlos
  • University of San Jose Recoletos
  • University of Santo Tomas
  • University of Santo Tomas (Legazpi)
  • University of Southern Philippines
  • University of the Philippines (Diliman)
  • University of the Philippines (Los Banos)
  • University of the Philippines (Visayas)

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  1. STEP 1: Preliminary Screening
    • Accomplishment of Application Form
    • Submission of Documentary Requirements
  2. STEP 2: Live Online Essay Exam
  3. STEP 3: Panel Interview

How to apply For STEM Scholarship for Excellence?

Interested candidates can apply here. STEM Scholarship deadline is July 29, 2022.


What is STEM Scholarship for Excellence?

It is a scholarship program that provides financial assistance to high potential but financially challenged college
students taking up STEM courses.

Who is Eligible to apply for STEM Scholarship for Excellence?

All college students from all year levels who are taking up STEM courses and in need of financial assistance are eligible to apply. All applicants must also belong to the Top 10% of their high school batch (for incoming 1st year), and the Top 30% for 2nd year and above of their course batch (Top 50% for BS Pharmacy)

When is the last day of application for the STEM Scholarship for Excellence?

The last day for application is on July 29, 2022 (Friday).

Can those with failed grades in college / high school still apply?

No, all applicants must have no failed, dropped, or incomplete subject/s for the entirety of their college/high school years.

Is there a minimum GWA required to apply?

One of the eligibility requirements is to have at least a GWA of 2.5 or 80%.

Do applicants need proof of enrollment to apply?

Not necessarily. For incoming freshmen with no enrollment confirmation yet, the applicant can present the School’s Letter of Acceptance instead. For 2nd year college and above with no Certificate of Registration yet for 1st Semester AY 2022-2023, you may first submit a Letter of Intent to Enroll.