Be an SM Scholar!
If you are looking for college scholarships, try to check if pasok ka sa requirements and qualifications sa SM Foundation Scholarship program for tertiary education.
The exam schedules for 2018 are indicated below for Metro Manila, Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
Don’t miss this chance of earning a degree as a recipient of SM scholarship. Go to the venue, ace the scholarship examination and the interview that will follow on the same day!
Qualifications for the SM Foundation College Scholarship
- You are a public high school graduate.
- You are a private high school graduates with DepEd voucher after completing Grade 10 from public schools
- You belong to a household with P150,000 or less household income per year. Your parents will need to submit a BIR Income Tax Return or certificate of exemption as proof.
- Your Grade 12 weighted average grade must be at least 88% in the second or third grading period
If you meet the qualifications above, you now need to prepare all these requirements to apply for the SM college scholarship.
SM Scholarship Requirements
- Submit photocopy of Grade 12 or 4th year report card.
- Submit photocopy of BIR Income Tax Return or Certificate of Non-filing of Income Tax or Certificate of Indigency.
- Bring ballpen since you will take an exam.
- You must wear complete uniform with ID during the screening.
College Degree Allowed in SM Foundation Scholarship
These are the specific degrees that SM scholars can take as their college course:
- BS in Accountancy
- BS in Accounting Information Systems
- BS in Internal Auditing
- BS in Management Accounting
- BS in Computer Science
- BS in Information Technology
- BS in Civil Engineering
- BS in Computer Engineering
- BS in Electrical Engineering
- BS in Electronics & Communications Engineering / BS in Electronics Engineering
- BS in Mechanical Engineering
- BS in Elementary Education
* BS in Secondary Education major in Biology, Chemistry, English, Mathematics, Physics
SM Scholarship Exam Schedule
Check the list below for the schedule of screening and exam for the SM scholarships applicants this 2018. SM Foundation will also conduct screening and examination in the provinces.
Can you just walk-in to the screening venue? Yes, you can provided that you meet the qualifications and you bring all the requirements.
Again, be early at the venue because you will take an exam. Those who will pass the examination, will be invited for an interview in the same afternoon.
Metro Manila – Asia Pacific College at 8 AM on February 10, 2018.
For Provincial screening, walk-ins will be accommodated at 10 AM on these select SM Malls. Bring all requirements and come in complete uniform with ID. SM Scholarship exam schedule is 10 AM to 11 AM on these dates and venues:
- SM City Cebu Convention Hall – February 5
- SM City Batangas – February 5
- SM City Lipa – February 7
- SM City Pampanga – February 5
- SM City Clark – February 7
- SM City Lucena – February 12
- SM City Tuguegarao – February 12
- SM City Cauayan – February 14
- SM City Davao – February 14
- SM City Tarlac – February 14
- SM City Olongapo – February 19
- SM City Cabanatuan – February 21
- Savemore Tacloban – February 19
- SM City Ormoc (To Be Announced) – February 21 (tentative)
- SM City CDO Downtown Premier – February 21
- SM City San Pablo – February 22
- SM City Naga – February 26
- SM City Legazpi (To Be Announced) – February 28 (tentative)
- SM City Iloilo – February 26
- SM City Bacolod – February 28
- SM City General Santos – March 5
- SMX Lanang Convention Center (SM Davao) – March 7
- SM City Taytay – March 5
- SM City Marilao – March 6
- SM City Baliwag – March 8
- Mindpro, Zamboanga – March 7
- SM City Rosales – March 12
- SM City Baguio – March 14
- SM City Roxas (To Be Announced) – March 12 (tentative)
- SM City Puerto Princesa – March 19
- SM City Butuan – March 19
- SM City Bacoor – March 22
- SM City Dasmarinas – March 22
- SM City Sta Rosa – March 26
For SM City Ormoc, SM City Roxas, and SM City Legaspi’s schedule of scholarship exam and interview, please contact directly the SM Foundation, because as of today February 2, the dates indicated are still tentative.
SM Foundation Education Department contact number is (632) 857-0100 local 1681.
Online application is now closed, but walk-ins are accepted during the dates indicated above.
SM Scholarship Benefits
- Full tuition fee subsidy including miscellaneous fees.
- 1,000 pesos allowance every month.
- Bi-annual trip to SM Mall of Asia (General Assembly and Christmas Party).
- Incentives for those who will graduate with honors (Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, Summa Cum Laude).
- TIMEX Watch to all SM Scholars with his/her name embedded on it.
- Summer and Christmas Job Opportunities.
iSensey wishes everyone the best of luck. May the readers of this post be among the SM college scholarship recipients.
There are also other scholarships like the DOST Scholarships that you may want to look into for incoming college students for academic year 2018 to 2019.