CHED-SIKAP Scholarship 2022 | Apply NOW (Second Batch)

Hello Everyone, welcome to In this post, I’ll explain about CHED-SIKAP Scholarship Program, as well as the benefits, eligibility requirements, and application process.

SIKAP stands for Scholarships for Instructors Knowledge Advancement Program, and it is intended for teaching and non-teaching personnel from Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), as well as former HEI teaching and non-teaching personnel, who wish to further their studies in identified universities and colleges in the Philippines.

Is CHED-SIKAP Scholarship available to me?

You must meet the following criteria to be eligible for the CHED-SIKAP Scholarship:

  • You must be a Filipino citizen.
  • Must be working as a teacher at a higher education institution or have been employed as a teacher in the previous twelve months while applying for the scholarship.
  • Should not hold any management or administrative position.
  • A full-time work in a government agency or a private enterprise that is not HEI is not permitted.

Note: Before applying, please read this article to know more about the requirements, Benefits and the application process.

For Full-Time scholar:

  • You must commit to full-time study in order to complete the program.
  • If you work, you must be released from administrative or teaching responsibilities for the duration of the scholarship, with proof/commitment from your employer to allow you to study full-time.

For Part-time scholar:

  • A minimum of twenty hours of work each week, or twelve teaching load units, is necessary.

If you are accepted into an approved graduate program, you must:

  • The curriculum must be completed in a vertically aligned manner with your teaching discipline.
  • You should not have a degree for the degree being pursued.
  • If you will be unable to pursue the degree that is being articulated to your discipline, you will still be eligible if you introduce compelling reasons.

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  • You must be of sufficient age to be able to provide meaningful return service once you have earned your graduate degree which is guided by the following rules:
  • Only on a case-by-case basis would Commission Banc exempt you. 
  • To be considered for a Doctorate degree, you must be at least 50 years old at the time of application.
  • To be considered for a Master’s degree, you must be at least 52 years old at the time of application.
  • You should not be related to a CHED employee at the CHED RO (Regional Office) where the application procedure is taking place up to the fourth degree of affinity or consanguinity.
  • You must not be on any other government-funded scholarship when applying for this scholarship.
  • Exceptions will only be considered if the Commission Banc makes an offer. 
  • You must be dedicated to completing your degree program requirements within the time frame allotted. 


  • Grantee might pursue a graduate program that CHED-partner HEI provides. 
  • Incentives such as living allowance will be released on an individual basis. 
  • Tuition, along with other fees, is done through the billing process. 


  • Grantee might pursue graduate program that is provided by an eligible HEI (referring to the CMO 12 series 2018-2019) 
  • Tuition, along with other fees, will be released to individual grantees using a reimbursement basis. 

How will I get selected?

  • The Commission will release a notification for applications.
  • You must use the implementation model to submit your documents to CHED RO or DHEI as an applicant (Delivering HEI).
  • The Commission will review and approve a final list of all successful applications.
  • You’ll need to communicate your acceptance after you’ve accomplished.

What are the Documents criteria that I’ll have to submit?

  • An application form 
  • A Re-entry action plan. 
  • A government-issued identification. 
  • Eligibility statement and undertaking. 
  • A recommendation form. 
  • Passport or Birth Certificate. 
  • Proof of Admission to Eligible HEI or DHEI. 
  • A Release form 
  • Your CV (Curriculum Vitae) 
  • A record of a transcript. 
  • Employment Certificate. 

What financial services and benefits will I receive?

Financial Privileges and IncentivesFull-time study
Part-time study
Monthly living allowancePHP 25, 000/ 
PHP 30, 000 
PHP 12, 500/ 
PHP 16, 500 
Tuition and other feesCost of tuition and other fees Cost of tuition and other fees 
Book allowancePer academic year: PHP 12, 000Per academic year: PHP 6, 000
Dissertation/capstone/thesis project allowancePHP 50, 000/ 
PHP 100, 000 
PHP 50, 000/ 
PHP 100, 000 
Transportation allowance Per academic year: 
PHP 12, 000 
Per academic year: PHP 6, 000 

How can i Apply for CHED-SIKAP Scholarship?

Step 1: Make sure you meet the eligibility requirements.
Step 2: Go to to get your Application Number.
Step 3: Go to and download and complete the Documentary Requirements.
Step 4: Complete the scholarship package and submit it:
Please submit the DHEI Model to your Delivering Higher Education Institution.
Individual Models should be submitted to the CHED RO (where applicant will be receiving instruction)

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