This college scholarship is awarded to excellent and underprivileged STEM college students from Centers of Excellence all over the country, in partnership with the Gokongwei Group business units. Application deadline is on July 31, 2023.
The GBF-Gokongwei Group STEM Scholarship for Excellence supports outstanding college students in the field of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) who possess good academic record, demonstrate leadership potential and community involvement, and require financial assistance to pursue higher education. Scholars receive a fixed grant amount every academic year until they complete their college degree.
Aside from providing financial assistance, GBF also provides access to scholar development programs, on-the-job training opportunity, and gainful employment. GBF makes this possible by partnering with various Gokongwei Group companies in carrying out the scholarship program.
1. Proof of Academic Standing
For incoming college students
Certified True Copy of Grades - Grade 11 and 12 report card or Form 137
Batch ranking certificate from Grade 12 (if not available, Grade 11 ranking certificate will do)
Proof of enrollment – Admission slip from university for 1st semester school year 2023-2024, or Letter of intent to enroll if not yet available: https://bit.ly/gbfstudentletterofintent2023
For continuing college students (2nd year and above)
Certified True Copy of Grades from the past 2 consecutive semesters of SY 2022-2023
Proof of enrollment – Certificate of registration for 1st semester school year 2023-2024 or Letter of intent to enroll if not yet available: https://bit.ly/gbfstudentletterofintent2023
2. Good Moral Certificate for A.Y. 2022-2023
3. Proof of annual household income (submit any of the following documents)
Recently filed 2022 annual income tax return (ITR)
Certificate of Employment with Salary dated April/May 2023
Tax Exemption Certificate dated April/May 2023 from your Residence BIR Revenue District Office
4. Proof of Residence
Photo of residence (full view and with house number)
Proof of billing (Recent 2 months electric or water bill)
5. Accomplished Student's Personal Portfolio:
Template: https://bit.ly/gbfstudentportfolio2023 (Download an offline copy of this template and submit an accomplished version during your online application)