CHED Announced the First Batch of Scholars to Study Abroad

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) announced July 2016 the first batch of scholars to study at colleges and universities abroad. These faculty scholars will pursue their Masters’ and Doctorate degrees in Asia, United States, Europe, among others.

The first batch of awardees is part of CHED’s ‘Foreign Scholarship for Graduate Studies Programs’ for faculty members and staff of Higher Education Institution (HEI) affected by the K-12 transition program.


Here are the names of approved scholars to study abroad. Courtesy of the Professional Regulation Commission.

Startup Grants for Foreign Studies Application

NameName of Sending HEIExam/s to be TakenRemarks
Dumalus, Abigail P.Ateneo de Manila UniversityIELTSFull Approval
Paredes, Yancy Vance M.Ateneo de Davao UniversityIELTS, GREFull Approval
Salvana, Florence Roy P.University of Southern MindanaoIELTS, GREFull Approval
Seranilla , Bonn Kleiford D.Xavier University – Ateneo de CagayanIELTS, GREFull Approval

Partial Support for Foreign Studies

NameName of Sending HEIName ofHEI AbroadDegree Program SoughtRemarks
Fajardo, Stephen C.Mindanao State University – lligan Institute of TechnologyNanyang Technological UniversityM.Sc. in Technopreneurship and Innovation ProgramConditional Approval
Gundran, Romeo S.Central Luzon State UniversityChiang Mai UniversityPh.D. in Veterinary ScienceFull Approval
lndias, Joi Marie Angelica M.Ateneo de Manila UniversityMaryland Institute College of ArtM.A. in Social DesignConditional Approval
Ponce Ill, Floramante Sir John Don King Howard T.Polytechnic University of the PhilippinesCentral European UniversityM.A. in Sociology and Social AnthropologyConditional Approval
Quina, Ivy Kristel L.Xavier University – Ateneo de CagayanUniversity of HohenheimM.Sc. in Organic Agriculture and Food SystemsConditional Approval
Santiago, Raquel D.Mindanao State University – MaguindanaoAsian Institute of TechnologyDoctor in Agricultural Systems and EngineeringFull Approval
Silva, Janette M.University of the Philippines – Los BanosAtlantic International UniversityPh.D. in Education, major in Educational TechnologyConditional Approval
Trinidad, Jose Eos R.Ateneo de Manila UniversityUniversity of ChicagoM.A. in the Social Sciences, major in Comparative Human DevelopmentConditional Approval
Wilson , Doris B.University of the Philippines – BaguioUniversiteit UtrechtM.A. in Media Research, major in Media, Art, and Performance Studies ProgramConditional Approval

Ph.D. Sandwich Program Grants

NameName of Sending HEINameofHEI AbroadDegree Program SoughtRemarks
Jose, Reizl P.Bohol Island State UniversityNational University of SingaporePh.D. in BiologyConditional Approval
Ramos, Kay P.Western Mindanao State UniversityNational University of SingaporePh.D. in BiologyConditional Approval

The list and image above are courtesy of the Commission on Higher Education. Meanwhile, the application for second batch is already open. Interested applicants may refer to below related article for details.

SEE ALSO: How to apply and what are the requirements for CHED Scholarship Abroad?

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