DOST-SEI opens application for JLSS PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 04 June 2015 09:07

The Department of Science and Technology through the Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) is now accepting applications for the Junior Level Science Scholarships (JLSS) under RA No. 10612. Deadline for filing the application is on June 15, 2015.

The scholarship is open to poor, talented and deserving students. Qualifiers shall be selected on the basis of their performance in the 2015 JLSS Scholarship Examination to be administered on July 12, 2015.

Any regular third year college student of SY 2015-2016 who are currently enrolled in any of the identified institutions and S&T priority courses may apply for the scholarship program.

Moreover, applicants must be a natural-born Filipino citizen; has a General Weighted Average (GWA) of 83% or better and no failing grade in his/her 1st and 2nd year; agrees to teach in the secondary level basic education in public or private high school as return of service (ROS); agrees to any of the approved ROS conditions; and agrees to pay the amounts disbursed with applicable interest, in case of failure to comply with the terms of the ROS.

Qualifiers’ benefits are free tuition fee, book allowance, monthly stipend and post-graduation clothing allowance. Transportation allowance will also be provided to those studying outside of their home province.

Applicants must submit to the nearest DOST Regional Office or Provincial Science and Technology Centers (PSTCs) the following documents:

1. Accomplished JLSS Information Sheet (Form A);

2. Accomplished Certification re-Course and Year Level (Form B);

3. Accomplished Agreement to Return of Service (ROS) Conditions (Form C);

4. Photocopy of Birth Certificate;

5. Two recent (1”x1”) pictures;

6. Certified True Copy of Grades or Transcript of Records for first and second year levels.

For queries, visit or call DOST-IX office at Pettit Barracks, Zamboanga City with telephone numbers (062) 991-1024, look for Ms. Josephine B. Nohay. You may also check out the DOST-SEI website at www.sei.dost.gov.ph and www.science-scholarships.ph. — DOST-9 PR