How to get medical scholarships in the Philippines?

Scholarship Programs for medical students in the Philippines this 2017

Medical education is probably one of the most expensive courses in the Philippines.  On average, especially if you are enrolled in private schools, one may spend Php 70,000 – Php 150,000 for tuition alone per semester.  Miscellaneous fees, books, medical equipment and other school-related expenses may cost a student an additional Php 50,000 or more. So this probably is the reason why most people think that medical education is expensive, that one can only afford of becoming a doctor only if his/her parents have millions to spend.   In fact, when we were young and innocently quipped “I want to be […]

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Mt. Province Medical Doctors Scholarship Program: Application Requirements and Eligibility

Good news to all aspiring doctors in the Mountain Province! The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) of the Mountain Province have enacted an ordinance establishing the Mountain Province Medical Doctors Scholarship Program.  The SP came up with the ordinance to address the shortage of doctors in its government-run hospitals for the past years. What are the benefits under the Mountain Province Medical Doctors Scholarship Program? The provincial government will shoulder the following: Actual cost of the grantee’s tuition fees including laboratory fees but not to exceed P50,000.00. Tuition and other fees will be paid directly to the school where the grantee is enrolled. Book […]

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