This is it Mga higala! the CDO City Scholarship Program is now Open to Apply !
Be part of the growing number of ( Iskolar sa Dakbayan) – (ISDA) Interested Scholars May Apply Now !
Who are now closer to making their dreams come true. Goodluck

What Are The City Scholarship Benefits ?

Full tuition, matriculation, and other fees
Monthly stipend
Holistic Formation

What Are The Qualifications Required ?

See The Below Details :

  • Scholar Must be a Filipino citizen
  • Scholar is a permanent resident of Cagayan Oro City
  • Scholar must be pursuing an undergraduate degree on a full-time basis
  • Scholar must be a graduate of Senior High School
  • Scholar Scholar must be incoming first year college student by start of S.Y. 2024-2025
  • Scholar must NOT have been enrolled in College
  • Scholar must NOT have an exceeded gross total family income to Php300,000 annually
  • Scholar must NOT have a sibling or family member that is currently a city applicant

What Are The Priority Courses ?

  • Agriculture (Agribusiness, Biosystems Engineering, Crop Science)
  • Education (Major in TLE, Filipino, and Special Education)
  • Business and Tourism
  • Engineering
  • Medical-related Courses (Nursing; subject for evaluation of the Scholarships Committee)
  • Information and Communication Technologies (Data Science, Computer Science, and IT)

Type’s Of Scholarship

  • 𝗔𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗰 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗽 – accepted applicants may choose any partner school of choice and any course including board- and medical-related courses (e.g., Nursing, Pharmacy , Med Tech, etc.) depending on the actual ranking of the Scholar
  • 𝗡𝗼𝗻-𝗮𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗰 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗽 – accepted scholar may only choose any non-board and non-medical-related course in a school approved by the City Scholarships Committee
    *Scholarship type will be based on the Scholar’s ranking as determined by the Scholarships Committee

Application Process & Requirements

Online Application Apply Before ( 𝐅𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝟎𝟓-𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝟎𝟒, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒)

Online Application FormLINK

No online application, no exam and no submission of requirements
Deadline of Online Application is on (𝐅𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝟎𝟓-𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝟎𝟒, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒)

Submit – Requirements

Enclosed in a clean long brown envelope amd write the Scholar’s name, contact number, and online application reference code legibly

  • Photocopy of grades (Grade 12 first semester)
  • Photocopy of Birth Certificate
  • Certificate of Awards and Leadership from the School Head
  • Certificate of Residency of Scholar indicating specific address in Cagayan de Oro with length of residence
  • Residence map with landmark of home address and Printed photo of residence for validation purposes
  • COMELEC Registration Stub – Voter’s Certificate – ID of the Scholar or of
  • the Parent
  • Parent’s Proof of Income (choose whichever is applicable) If indigent parents
  • Barangay Certification indicating source of income of both parents and total family income
  • Or BIR Certificate of Tax Exemption for unemployed parent’s and If employed or self-employed parents, BIR Income Tax Return If applicable/optional
  • Photocopy of PWD ID of the Scholar
  • Photocopy of 4Ps ID of parents/Scholar
  • Certification of Indigenous People Membership


April 23-25 – Qualifying Exam for City Proper scholar’s
April 26-27 – Qualifying Exam for Upland scholar’s
(Schedule of exam and venue will be posted in CDO City Scholarships Office FB Page)

Source: City Scholarship