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SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM


Interested applicants may download the Fisherfolk Scholarship Application Form or obtain hard copies which are available at BFAR Central Office or at BFAR Regional Office No. 02.


The BFAR Fisheries Scholarship Program (FSP) - Fisherfolk Children Educational Grant (FCEG)

BFAR Fisheries Scholarship Program is offering to children of small-scale fisherfolk (Fisherfolk Children Educational Grant) who are interested to pursue a four-year BS Fisheries course. The scholarship program provides FIVE slots per region. Interested applicants should meet the following qualifications:

  • Any high school graduate or 4th year graduating students(SY 2011-2012) who is a son/daughter of bonifide small-scale fisherfolks;
  • Not more than 20 years old;
  • Not presently enrolled in any course and general weighted average (GWA) should not be lower than 80 or its equivalent;
  • Family's annual gross income of not more than P 25,000.00;
  • Parents must be a member of a fishing association / cooperative duly attested by the chairman and secretary of the association;
  • Must be a resident of the municipality for at least four (4) years prior to availing the scholarship as attested by the school records and certification from the Barangay Chairman / Municipal Mayor.


A scholar under the FCEG program shall be entitled to the following:

  • A full scholarship grant for college studies leading to the degree Bachelor of Science in Fisheries (or any related 4-year course)
  • Free matriculation and other fees
  • Monthly stipend - P 2,500.00
  • Semestral book allowance - P 2,000.00
  • Thesis support - P 3,000.00
  • Graduation support - P 500.00


The Scholarship Committee Secretariat

Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources

Regional Office No. 02

Regional Government Center, Carig, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan Valley 3500

Tel. Nos. :(078) 304-4252 / (078) 304-4261

Fax No. : (078) 304-5331/846-3661

E-mail: (bfar_ro2@yahoo.com)

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