Iskolar ni Juan Tech-Voc Scholarship

GBF grants a fully subsidized one-year technical vocational scholarship with employment opportunity at URC and other business affiliates to senior high school graduates and college undergraduates who are interested in industrial machine operation. Application deadline is on February 16, 2024, for INJ Batch 21.



Active Scholars


Founding Year


Iskolar ni Juan Tech-Voc Scholarship


Iskolar ni Juan offers a fully subsidized scholarship that covers tuition, transportation, school supplies, uniforms, accommodation, and meals for underprivileged senior high school graduates and college undergraduates between 18 and 28 years old.
Scholars will stay at the GBF Technical Training Center in Calamba City, Laguna for a seven-month academic term, followed by a five-month on-the-job training at Universal Robina Corporation's (URC) plants and other business affiliates.
At the end of the program, scholars will earn a TESDA National Certificate Level II (NC II) on either mechatronics servicing or instrumentation and control servicing, making them fit for employment as a production/machine operator or machine maintenance technician at URC.

How To Apply

  1. Click this application link.
  2. Attend the Iskolar Ni Juan Program Orientation.
  3. Prepare documentary requirements as indicated in the online application form and shared during the program orientation.
  4. Attend the series of assessments and interviews, as scheduled by the program officers.


Full subsidy on allowance and school fees

  • Scholarship for deserving underprivileged youth that are looking for quality and industry-standard technical vocational education education and secured employment
  • Inclusive of food, housing, transportation, school supplies, and uniforms

7 months stay-in at GBF Technical Training Center in Calamba, Laguna

  • Free dormitory and access to school facilities and equipment
  • Opportunity to train in a 3,300 square meter state-of-the-art training center with 12 industry-standard laboratories, meeting rooms, and classrooms

5 months on-the-job training at any URC plant

  • National Certificate II on Instrumentation and Control Servicing or Mechatronics Servicing upon passing the TESDA assessment
  • Inclusive of OJT allowance

Employment opportunity in URC plants and other business affiliates after the program

  • Employment opportunities: Production/Machine Operator or Maintenance Technician
  • Opportunity to work in a world-class food and beverages manufacturing company as well as other leading companies within the country


  1. Filipino Citizen
  2. Single, 18-28 years old
  3. At least a senior high school graduate
  4. No grade lower than 80% in Mathematics and Science
  5. From a family with an annual income of not more than Php200,000

You might be interested in:

Scholarships TeachSTEM College Scholarship

57 graduates

296 active scholars

Learn More

Scholarships STEM Agri Scholarship

5 graduates

6 active scholars

Learn More