The Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) will award scholarships in Bachelor of Science degree programs to students with high aptitude in science and mathematics and willing to pursue fields of science and technology. 

1. Adamson Univ.    ChE, IE, CoE, EE, CerE, ME, ECE 
2. Aquinas Univ.    CoE 
3. Ateneo de Davao Univ.  Chemistry  ME, EE,ChE
4. Ateneo de Manila Univ.  Chem, Math, Physics CS, ECE, CoE, Environmental Science,Chem w/ ACS, Chem w/ MSE, App. Phys w/ MSE Applied Phys w/ ACS 
5. Batangas State U    EE, ME
6. Bulacan State U     EE, ME  
7. Cagayan State U   CoE, EE
8. Central Phil. Univ.    ME, ChE 
9. Cebu Inst. of Tech. - Univ.   


10. De La Salle Univ. Chem, Math, Physics ME, ChE, ECE, IE, EE, MfgE, CS, Industrial Mgt. E-IT, Manufacturing E Mgt.- Biomedical Eng’g. Manufacturing E Mgt.- Mechatronics & Robotics 
11. Don Bosco Tech. Coll.   ME, ECE, CoE 
12. Holy Angel Univ.     EE, IE, ECE
13. Mapua Inst. of Tech   ChE, EE, IE, MetE, ECE Geological Sci. & Eng’g. 
14. Mariano Marcos SU    Ceramics Eng’g.
15. MSU-IIT   Chem, Math Physics  ME, EE, MetE, ECE, Ceramics Eng’g 
16. Negros Oriental SU    Geothermal Engineering 
17. Phil. Normal Univ.    Physics Teaching
18. Rizal Tech. Univ.    EE, ICE
19. Silliman Univ   Chem, Math Physics  ME
20. St. Louis Univ.    ChE,IE, MiningE, ECE, EE, ME
21. Tarlac State Univ.    EE 
22. TUP-Manila   ME, ECE, EE 
22. TUP-Visayas    ME 
23. Univ. of the East    ME 
24. Univ. of Mindanao     ME, EE
25. UNO-Recoletos    ME 
26. Univ. of the Phills.  Biology, Chem, Math, Physics   ChE, CoE, ECE, EE, IE, ME, MetE, Agriculture, Agri. Biotech., Agri.Chem, Agri. and Biosystems Eng., Biochem, MBB, MiningE, CS, Geology, CivilE, MaterialsE, Science Teaching, Math Teaching, Forestry, Statistics, Food Tech., GeodeticE, Fisheries, Applied Math, Applied Physics 
27. Univ. of San Carlos  Chem, Math, Physics   ChE, CoE, ECE, EE, Phys-Chem Teaching, Phys-Math Teaching, 
28. Univ. of South-Eastern Phils.     EE, ECE
29. Univ. of Sto. Tomas  Chem, Math   ECE, IE, ChE, EE, BioChem, ME  
30. Univ. of St. La Salle   ChE, CoE, ECE 
31. Visayas State Univ.   Agriculture
32. Xavier Univ.  Chem, Math  ChE, ME, EE 
33. Wesleyan Univ.    ECE 
34. Western Inst. Of Tech.    EE, ME 
35. Western Mindanao State University    Science Teaching (Bio, Chem, Physics) 

Test Fee 

  • A non-refundable test fee of P200.00 will be collected. Applicants should send postal money order instead of cash when mailing applications. The payee of the money order should be SCIENCE EDUCATION INSTITUTE. 
  • SEI can accept only cash, postal money orders, telegraphic transfer, certified cashier’s and manager’s checks. PERSONAL CHECKS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.
A. General Criteria of Eligibility


natural-born Filipino citizen   
top five percent (5%) of the regular high school graduating class or   
member of the graduating class of a DOST-SEI identified or DepEd-recognized science high school;   
of good moral character and in good health; and   
qualifier of the 2015 S&T Scholarship Examination   
B. Not Qualified to Apply  
those who have earned units in any post-secondary / undergraduate course;   
those who have taken any previous DOST-SEI Scholarship Examination; and   
those who have applied for immigrant status in the USA or any other country.   
C. Scholarship Privileges  
Tuition and other school fees P10,000.00/semester or P8,000.00/trimester
Book Allowance P10,000.00/year
MS/PE uniform(1st Semester of First Year only) P500
Transportation Allowance (for those studying outside of home province) 1 economy-class roundtrip fare

Monthly Living Allowance

  • For BS Physics/Applied Physics/Physics Teaching/Geology/MiningE

Full P5,000.00/mo.
Partial P3,150.00/mo.
Special P2,825.00/mo.
  • Other DOST-SEI priority courses
Full P4,000/mo.
Partial P2,400.00/mo
Special P2,200.00/mo.
Summer Allowance(if required per curriculum)
  • Tuition and other school fees
  • Book Allowance
 P500.00(to submit O.R.)
  • Monthly Allowance
2 months
Post-graduation clothing allowance

 P1,000.00(full scholars only)

D. Items to be Submitted  
DOST-SEI Information Sheet(Form A)
Household Information Questionnaire(Form B)
Certificate of Good Moral Character(Form C)
Certification that applicant belongs to the upper 5% of graduating class(Form D1); or  
Certification that applicant belongs to the graduating class of DOST-SEI identified or DepEd recognized science high school(Form D2)  
Statement of applicant that he/she has not taken any undergraduate units or post secondary course(Form E)  
Statement of parent that applicant has no pending application  as immigrant to any other country(Form F)  
Two recent(1"x1") pictures   
Photocopy of Birth Certificate   


The application form can be obtained at the Science Education Institute, 2nd Level, Science Heritage Bldg., DOST Cmpd., General Santos Ave., Bicutan, Taguig City, Metro Manila; DOST Regional Offices; Provincial Science and Technology Centers (PSTC) or Offices of the Congressmen and Senators. It can be downloaded at the websites, and

Accomplished form can be filed at the Science Education Institute, or DOST Regional Office/PSTC nearest the applicant’s school or home address. 

The Test Permit/s shall be mailed to the applicant/s or school principal for distribution to the applicants. In case the test permits are not received within the week before the examination day, the examinees may inquire from the DOST Regional Office/PSTC and check the nearest designated test center a day before the examination. 


Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, Mt. Prov.

BSU Campus, La Trinidad, Benguet
Tel. No. (74) 422-0979
Fax. No. (74) 422-2214 

Region 1 Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur,  La Union, Pangasinan 

San Fernando City, La Union 
Telefax No. (72) 888-3399, 700-2372

Region II  Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, Quirino 

Regional Government Center
Carig Sur, Tuguegarao, Cagayan
Tel No. (78) 304-3426
Fax No. (78) 846-7241, 604-8654 

Region III

Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Tarlac, Zambales 

Diosdado Macapagal, Gov’.’t Center
Maimpis, City of San Fernando, Pampanga
Tel. No. (45) 455-2348
Fax No. (45) 455-0800 

Region IV-A Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal 

Jamboree Rd., Brgy. Timugan,
Los Baños, Laguna 
Telefax: (49) 536-4894 

Region IV-B  Marinduque, Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Palawan, Romblon

DOST Compound, Gen. Santos Avenue,
Bicutan, Taguig City
Tel. No. (02) 837-2071 loc. 2093 

Region V Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes, Masbate, Sorsogon

Regional Center Site
Rawis, Legaspi City
Telefax No. (52) 482-0534 

Region VI Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Guimaras, Iloilo, Negros Occidental 

Magsaysay Village, La Paz
Iloilo City
Tel No. (33) 320-0093
Fax No. (33) 320-0908, 508-7183 

Region VII Bohol, Cebu, Siquijor, Negros Oriental 

The Lahug S&T Complex
Sudlon, Cebu City
Telefax No. (32) 418-9055 

Region VIII Biliran, Eastern Samar, Leyte, Northern Samar, Southern Leyte, Western Samar 

Government Center, Candahug
Palo, Leyte
Tel. No. (53) 323-5252, 323-7111
Fax No. (53) 323-7110 

Region IX Isabela City (Basilan), Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay 

Pettit Barracks, Zamboanga City 
Tel No. (62) 991-1024 Fax No. (62) 992-1114 

Region X Bukidnon, Camiguin, Misamis Occidental, Misamis Oriental, Lanao del Norte 

DOST R.O. 10
J.R. Borja Memorial, Compound,
Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City
Tel No. (88) 858-6790
Fax No. (88) 858-3931 

CARAGA Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur 

CSU Campus, Ampayon
Butuan City
Tel No. (85) 341-9551
Fax No. (85) 342-5684 

Region XI Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley 

DOST R.O. 11
Davao Medical Center Comp., Cor.
Friendship and Dumanlas Rds.
Bajada, Davao City
Tel No. (82) 221-5428
Fax No. (82) 221-5295

Region XII  Cotabato City, North Cotabato, South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani 

DOST R.O. 12
LTP Compound, Cotabato City
Tel No. (64) 421-6908
Fax No. (64) 221-5295

ARMM Basilan Province, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu, Tawi-Tawi 

ORG Complex, Cotabato City
Tel No. (64) 390-1454, (64) 552-0263
Fax No. (64) 421-1975, (64) 421-8183 

Scholarship Requirements

a) An awardee must seek admission and enroll at any of the:

a.1 State universities and colleges.

a.2 Tertiary institutions identified as Centers of Excellence or

Centers of Development by CHED for the priority S&T courses.

a.3 DOST-SEI identified network institutions 

He/She should pass the qualifying examination for admission to the university where he/she plans to enroll in.

b) An awardee shall comply with the terms of the Scholarship Agreement to be entered into between himself/herself, parents or legal guardian and the DOST-SEI.

c) After signing the Scholarship Agreement, the awardee’s name shall be included in the lists of scholars needing clearance from DOST-SEI forwarded to the appropriate government agency/ies for tracking purposes.

d) An awardee shall maintain the grade requirements of the scholarship. 

e) Upon completion of his/her course, an awardee shall serve in the country, preferably in his/her home region, on full-time basis along his/her field of training for a minimum period equivalent to the length of time he/she enjoyed the scholarship. 

Examination Coverage

This is an aptitude test designed to measure abilities that determine academic and professional success in science, mathematics and engineering. The test is divided into two major components: 

1. Intellective 

Scientific Ability; Quantitative Ability; Mechanical and Technical Ability; Linguistic Ability; Imagery; Inspection; Sensorimotor Ability and Spatial Reasoning. 

2. Non-Intellective 

Selection Criteria

The awardees shall be selected on the basis of their performance in the 2015 S&T Scholarship Examination. 

Final Selection 

The list of awardees as approved and announced by the DOST Secretary is final and unappealable.