ASEAN Scholarships for The Philippines

Applications for the AY2017 ASEAN Scholarships for The Philippines are now closed. We thank all applicants for their interest.

The ASEAN Scholarships for The Philippines is tenable for 4 years leading to the award of the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCE A-Level) (or equivalent) certificate.

The Scholarship is for studies in selected Singapore schools from Secondary Three to Pre-University Two and is renewed annually, subject to the satisfactory performance of the scholar.

Students from The Philippines who wish to enter Singapore schools at the Secondary Three Level are welcome to apply. Candidates who are not short-listed for the scholarships may be considered for the Merit Awards.


Students who meet the following criteria are invited to apply for the scholarship:

  • Nationals of The Philippines
  • Born between 2000 to 2002
  • Completed at least High School Year 2
  • Preference will be given to those who have completed High School Year 3
  • Have done consistently well in their school examinations
  • Proficiency in English and a good record of participation in co-curricular activities

Important Dates

The dates given below are tentative and are subject to changes.

Activity Date
Application Period 18 March to 13 May 2016
Selection Test and Interview July 2016
Award of Scholarship October 2016
Arrival of Scholar in Singapore December 2016

Candidates short-listed for the selection test / interview will be notified a week before the selection test / interview dates. We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Application Procedure

Applications have closed.

Test and Interview City

The selection tests and interviews will be conducted in Manila.

Terms Provided

  1. Annual allowance of S$2,200 (Secondary) / S$2,400 (Pre-University) with hostel accommodation
  2. Settling-in allowance of S$400 (once only)
  3. Return economy class air passage
  4. Coverage of school fees (excluding miscellaneous fees)
  5. Coverage of GCE O-Level and A-Level examination fees (once only, if applicable)
  6. Subsidised medical benefits and accident insurance cover