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DOST now offers Masteral and Doctorate Scholarships

DOST now offers Masteral and Doctorate Scholarships

The Department of Science and Technology now offers scholarships to those who want to pursue post graduate degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

There are over 1,600 available slots for Master of Science and more than 760 slots for Doctor of Philosophy scholarships, DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña said.

De La Peña added there are 218 MS and PhD scholars who are studying in 25 countries for the Foreign Graduate Scholarship Programs, .

“These scholars are taking up DOST priority courses in specialized fields which are not yet strong, or are not being offered in the Philippines,” De La Peña said.

“These courses include space science and engineering, material science and nanotechnology, virology, data science and analytics, biomedical engineering, and courses in emerging technologies, among others,” he added.

General Criteria of Eligibility

An applicant must:

* belong to any of the following:

  • professionals doing research or those from industry
  • new students who wants to build career in research
  • on-going MS/PhD students in priority S&T fields and DOST network schools

* a Filipino citizen;
* not more than 45 years old at the time of application;
* be in good health condition;
* have passed the admission requirements for graduate studies at any of the DOST identified institutions; and
* have passed the interview and other screening procedures.

How to Apply for Scholarship

Accomplish the application form with the following:

  • Information Sheet (can be downloaded from the DOST, PCHRD, and SEI-DOST websites)
  • Birth Certificate (authenticated)
  • Certified True Copy of the Official Transcript of Records
  • Endorsements from three former professors: two professors and one employer (if employed)
  • Medical Certificate from a licensed physician indicating his PRC License No., as to health status
  • Valid NBI Clearance
  • Certificate of Employment (if employed)
  • Certification of Admission in the University where you intend to enroll*
  • Program of study approved by the graduate school*
  • University Evaluation Sheet for Admission in the graduate program signed by the Dean of Graduate Studies/School

*must be submitted as a requirement for the awarding of the scholarships

2.Submit the required documents to PCHRD.

Philippine Council for Health Research and Development
3rd floor, DOST Building, Gen. Santos Avenue,Bicutan, Taguig City 1631 Philippines
Email: [email protected]
Telefax No.: +632 8372931

Application forms are also available at the downloads section of this website.


Semester Starting in:  First Semester AY 2021-2022

Deadline: June 30, 2021


63 thoughts on “DOST now offers Masteral and Doctorate Scholarships”

    1. Good day!. I am a Mathematics major and currently working as a Secondary Math Teacher.. I am taking up my Doctorate degree at present.. Can I still apply for the scholarship?

  1. Good evening sir/mam. I want to pursue masteral and seek help with this posted scholarship. Im a Physical Science major. Thank you.

    1. Roselily C.Cacayuran

      Good day!I am still on my Master on Physical Science with thesis program but due to lack of financial, cant able to have my comprehensive exam and thesis. I am willing to proceed next thing needed for me to graduate on my Masteral and continue to have a doctor’s degree, but sad to say I don’t have enough funds for it. Pls, count me in if the said scholarship is still available.
      You can reach me through my email [email protected] or my cp number 09651595880.ty and God bless u more.

      1. Rosselle S. Ladrillano

        Good day matagal ko ng gustong magmasteral pero problema ko po ay financial hirap po mag apply ngayon gawa ng pandemic sana makakuha ko ng scholarship eto po ang aking email [email protected] or cp no. 09059267127

        1. I am currently teaching at Digos City National High School. Can I ask for a slot for Doctoral Scholarship. Thank you.

        2. Good day Maam/ Sir! I would like to ask what are the requirements required, the courses offered and the list of schools you’ve catered in the scholarship program since I am a DOST scholar graduate?

  2. Good day!I’ve done already my Master on mathematics non thesis program. I am willing to proceed next thing needed for me to have a doctor’s degree, but sad to say I don’t have enough funds for it. If the said scholarship still available please please count me in. You can reach me through my email [email protected] or my cp number 09326235426

  3. Mary Grace L. Beltran

    hello already enrolled for residency and im willing to continue to finish my Masters Degree major in Educational Management..hope you can give me a scholar..thank you po

    1. Good day. I am willing to pursue my masters degree. I graduated cum laude with the degree of Bachelor of Elementary Education. How can I apply for the scholarship? You can reach me through 09456055778 or email me through [email protected]
      Thank you and God bless.

  4. Mary Grace Balaoro

    Hello po. I want to avail your scholarship program. I am a BSEd major in Mathematics graduate, working as Public school teacher and currently enrolled in college here in Zambales. Please help me to get in to ypu scholarship offer.
    Thank you so much
    This is my email po.
    [email protected]

  5. I am willing to enroll in this program. Im planing for my future because im grade 10 now. Because of the pandemic my parents cant afford the tuition. I want that shcolarship because i want to be a General Surgeon

  6. Gerald C. Presiados

    I want to pursue Doctor of Philosophy in Technology Management at Technological University of the Philippines

  7. Good afternoon po Maam and Sir
    I’m very interested
    Fresh graduate year 2020 Bsed major Biological Sciences
    I studying MA Sciences .im willing to continue to finish my Masters Degree major Sciences
    want to apply as SCHOLARSHIP in DOST .
    Thank you po..
    [email protected]

  8. Hello po,I’m interested po,thesis na po dapat ako, I wanted to finish it na po🥰❤hoping na mapansin nyo po ang comment ko

  9. I am Leslie B.Sinapilo, a public school teacher.I am interested to pursue my Doctorate. I am very much glad if you could give a slot to support my studies financially. thank you.

  10. I am willing to have masters degree in science, however, I don’t have much financial support to pursue this goal. Hence, I’m interested to become a scholar of DOST. If ever, this is my email [email protected].

    Thank you so much 💓 💗

  11. How to apply for the said scholarship i am willing to apply to pursue my Doctorate in Information Technology . Thank you

  12. Good evening po, I’m very interested. How to apply and what are the qualifications? Hoping for a positive response. Thank you.

    1. Maria Fe C. De Aracho

      Good day! How to apply scholarship for masteral degree.. I am a graduate of Bachelor of secondary education major in mathematics… hoping for a positive response please contact through gmail [email protected] Thank you and Godbless..

    2. Good day po… Kakagraduate ko lng po BEED po pwd po ba ako sa scholarship po for masteral… Maraming salamat po

  13. Annalyn S. De Jesus

    I want to avail your doctoral scholarship, hope for your slots to be mine please… God bless all of u po

  14. Hello gud day poh ..I’m willing to pursue my masteral .I want to grow professionally in lined of my course ..I’m major an biological science and I want your scholarship that could help me pursue …
    I’m a bread winner of my family .I want to study more and explore about all sciences. ..I have no money to pursue ..
    I’m hoping that I could be one of your scholarship ..

    Thank you.and more power

  15. Good day, is a graduate of Information Technology can avail the scholarship?, gusto ko po sana mag avail ng scholarship. May I ask for requirements and steps ob how to avail the said scholarship. Thank you
    [email protected]

  16. Hello po,. pano po mag apply Ng scholarship? Badly need this po. Sana Po mabigyan niyo kami Ng equal opportunity. Salamat Po and Godbless. Pacontact na din po sa email ko if may further information or instructions na po Kayo [email protected]

  17. Ryan Jude C. Vasquez

    Hi!i am Ryan Jude C. Vasquez, a secondary Mathematics school teacher in SDO Albay..I have been in the service for almost 13 years now and i am very interested in your scholarship program to pursue my masters degree in Mathematics…
    Please include me in your list.
    Thank you!

  18. Ma. Karina Ferreras

    Good afternoon po Maam and Sir
    I’m much very interested!
    I am a graduate of BSEd major Biological Science with latin honors, and currently working as a public school teacher.
    I want to start studying my Masters Degree but I am now financially unstable for some reason. I
    want to apply as a SCHOLAR in DOST, I hope you can consider me po.
    Thank you po and more power!

    You can contact me my phone is 09074326946
    [email protected]

  19. good day po, I want to finish my doctorate degree po in Science Education. Pano po po kaya makapag apply sa scholarship? Salamat po

    1. Good day mam/sir!
      I want to pursue my post graduate studies in masteral, but due to financial problems i cannot make it. Can i ask your help to pursue my career? Please reach me in my email address: [email protected]
      or contact me at 09772166631.

  20. Abdulraof Y. Datukan

    Good evening, i am general science major and currently taking my masteral, but suddenly stopped because of the financial problem. And this is my opportunity to knock your good heart for this scholarship. And if you give me chance for counting me in, this will be a great opportunity for me and for my family. You may reach me in my contact # 09673955896
    Thank you so much.

  21. Rechiel Abrasaldo Tubio

    Good day mam/sir, I am very much willing to avail your scholarship offer.. As an educator(teacher I) I am aiming a higher position at Deped. Hoping that I will be the luckiest one. thank you in advance.Godbless us all.

  22. hi i am Ronald Lopez, i am eager to finish my masters degree but due to financial can you pls. help me

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