As part of the recently forged partnerships between the Commission on Higher Education and several scholarship awarding organizations in view of expanding opportunities for qualified faculty and staff to pursue graduate studies abroad during the K to 12 Transition Period, the Commission reiterates the availability of the following full support scholarships abroad:
|Fulbright-CHED Scholarships||United Board-CHED Faculty Scholarship Program||Australia Awards Scholarships for CHED-Recognised HEIs|
|Official Scholarship Page||Link||Link||Link|
|Extended Deadline||October 15, 2016||October 25, 2016||November 30, 2016|
|Slots Available||25 total
(10 Master’s, 10 PhD’s, 5 Thesis/Dissertation)
|15 Master’s/PhD’s||10 Master’s|
|Location||United States of America||United Board Network or Approved Institutions within Asia but outside the Philippines||Australia|
|Intake||September 2017||July – September 2017||June 2017|
|Grant Inclusion||The grant provides for:
||The scholarship covers:
||Scholarships are valued at up to 300,000 AUD for a 4-year PhD and up to 200,000 AUD for a master’s degree covering:
|Duration||Maximum of 1 academic year for non-degree and 2 years for Master’s/PhD’s||Grantees showing satisfactory progress in their doctoral programs generally may renew their scholarships for a maximum of four years; master’s level students may receive up to two years of support.||Minimum period necessary to complete the academic program as specified by the academic institution, including any preparatory training|
|Priority Fields||Not specified||Not specified||
|Contact Information||(02) 812-0919; (02) 812-0945||(02) 638-9686 or;
Interested applicants are directed to the above links for further details on the application process of each scholarship program (e.g. eligibility and documentary requirements).
We strongly encourage our faculty to take advantage of this rare opportunity to pursue further studies abroad to help contribute to the success of this important reform. Please note that said scholarships are available to higher education faculty and staff only, and that the allotted slots for these partnerships are separate from their respective open category applications.
For inquiries and concerns, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (02) 441-0927 and look for Inna Raña or Eli Bundoc.