DCWD College Scholarships

DCWD College Scholarships 2024-2025 | Apply Now!

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Davao City Water District (DCWD) is excited to announce the availability of DCWD College Scholarships for the academic year 2024-2025 With a total of 9 slots available.

6 slots for Indigenous Peoples (IPS) and 3 slots for DCWD’s Academic Excellence Scholarship, eligible students have the chance to pursue their academic aspirations while contributing to the community.

Whether you’re interested in the DCWD College Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples (IPS) or the DCWD Academic Excellence Scholarship, this guide offers step-by-step assistance for your application.

Begin your journey towards securing a scholarship with DCWD today!

About DCWD College Scholarships:

The DCWD scholarship program aims to support eligible students in their pursuit of higher education, providing opportunities for academic excellence and community engagement.

Eligibility Criteria:

To Qualify for DCWD College Scholarships, DCWD College Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples (IPs), and DCWD Academic Excellence Scholarship, applicants must meet specific criteria to be eligible for the scholarships. below are the following:

DCWD College Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples (IPs)

  • Applicants must be between 15 and 25 years old, either incoming first freshmen or continuing students.
  • They must be senior high school graduates with an average grade of at least 80%.
  • If currently enrolled in college, their average grade for the previous semester prior to the application must be at least 80%.
  • Applicants must be members of the IPs of Indigenous Cultural Communities and Muslims residing in the watershed areas of Toril, Tugbok, Baguio, Calinan, and Marilog Districts.

DCWD Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • 15-21 years old incoming freshmen
  • A senior high school graduate from a school based in Davao City of the previous school year upon application
  • An average grade of at least 85%
  • Part of the top 20% of the graduating class


Before you start applying for the DCWD College Scholarships 2024-2025, make sure you have these documents ready:

DCWD College Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples (IPs)

  • USEP result or University letter indicating consideration for the applied degree course.
  • Certificate signed by tribal chieftain.
  • Certificate from NCIP or NCMF certifying membership to an IP/tribal group and tribal chieftain registration.
  • Readiness Test for Colleges and Universities (RCTU) with a ‘High’ description in the Quality Index if enrolled in the Engineering Program.
  • Annual household income not exceeding P120,000.00.
  • Barangay clearance.

DCWD Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • USEP result or a letter from the University that signifies that the applicant has been considered for the degree course applied for
  • Annual household income not exceeding P120,000.00
  • Readiness Test for Colleges and Universities (RCTU) and with a ‘High’ description in the Quality Index


These scholarships offer various benefits to support students throughout their academic journey and provide incentives for their achievements.

Both scholarships provide the following:

  • Transportation allowance
  • Meals allowance
  • Boarding house allowance
  • Uniform/textbook allowance
  • Incentive for scholars who qualify as Dean’s Listers
  • Thesis allowance (graduating year)
  • Cash incentive upon graduation

Application Process:

“Applicants are required to first comply with the qualifying requirements of the University of Southeastern Philippines (USEP). After complying, they may proceed to the Community Relations Division Office located at the 6th floor of the DCWD Matina Office to fill out the application form.” said Davao City Water District

For any further questions or assistance regarding the application process, you may contact them for guidance and support via the contact details below.

Application Deadline:

The Davao City Water District (DCWD) scholarship application deadline for the academic year 2024-2025 is March 31, 2024. Two programs are available: the DCWD College Scholarship for Indigenous Peoples (IPs) and the DCWD Academic Excellence Scholarship. 

Candidates must submit their applications before the deadline. These scholarships aim to support Indigenous Peoples and recognize academic excellence. Applicants should ensure timely submission for consideration.

Contact Details:

For inquiries and further information, you can contact the Community Relations Division Office at 235-3293 local 1621.

Final Thoughts:

The DCWD scholarships offer a great chance for students to go to college while helping their communities.

If you or someone you know wants to go to college and make a difference, check out these scholarships.

Sharing information about these scholarships can really help others reach their goals and make our communities better.

Let’s work together to support students and make our communities stronger.

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14 responses to “DCWD College Scholarships 2024-2025 | Apply Now!”

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  6. Snaa po maka kuha ng scholarship kasi wla napo akong papa at mama ko nmn po wlang trabaho matanda na mga kapatid ko rin po may mga pamilya na subrang gusto ko pong mag aral para sa mama ko

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  11. Sana matanggap para din sa pag aaral

  12. Gusto ko po maka sali sa ganyang mga scholarships kasi po sa dinami na ganyan ay hindi po ako na bibigyan ng tulong hanggang sa ngayon wala ako na natatanggap na ganyan po.

    1. Mahalaga ang pangarap natin at ang pangarap na makakuha ng scholarship ay napakalaki. Huwag kang mawalan ng pag-asa.

      Kahit na may mga pagsubok, patuloy tayong magsikap at magtiwala sa sarili. Sa tamang pagkakataon, may darating na tulong para sa atin.

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