LandBank has just launched an exciting scholarship program to help students succeed. The Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program aims to provide educational assistance to dependents of agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) and small farmers and fisheries nationwide. 

This initiative by LandBank of the Philippines aims to empower deserving individuals and promote socio-economic development. 

This guide covers all you need to know about the program, including requirements, qualifications, how to apply, forms, benefits, and eligible courses.

With this resource, you’ll find everything you need to apply for the scholarship with ease. Get ready to learn more about this amazing opportunity that’s changing the game for education in the Philippines.

About LandBank: Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program

Established on August 8, 1963, under Republic Act 3844 (Agricultural Land Reform Code), the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) is a government owned financial institution tasked with promoting countryside development while maintaining financial viability. 

It operates as a specialized government bank with a universal banking license, serving the needs of farmers and fishermen.

Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program:

The Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program, implemented since 2023, is a scholarship initiative of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) aimed at supporting economically disadvantaged yet deserving students. 

Specifically, the program targets children or grandchildren of agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs), small farmers, and fishers. 

Its primary objective is to nurture and develop youth from the country’s sixty poorest provinces by offering supported courses at identified State Universities and Colleges (SUCs).

“We want the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program to create meaningful impact in the

lives of deserving students who really need assistance the most. 

We are now reaching out to our partner cooperatives, associations, and organizations in the agri

sector to nominate dependents from among their members,” 

LANDBANK President and CEO Cecilia Cayosa Borromeo.

LCDFI Administration:

The Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program is administered by the LCDFI – LANDBANK Countryside Development Foundation Inc.

This organization is responsible for overseeing the implementation of the program and managing inquiries related to it.

Eligibility Criteria:

Learn about the eligibility criteria for the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program and find out if you or someone you know qualifies for this scholarship opportunity.

These criteria include…


  • Applicants must be Filipino citizens.
  • Applicants should be either the child or grandchild of an agrarian reform beneficiary or a small farmer/fisher.


  • They must be recommended by a LANDBANK agriculture-based client cooperative, association, or organization in the identified provinces.

Academic performance: 

  • Applicants must be graduating high school students with a minimum average grade of 90% or belonging to the top 10% of their class.

High school endorsement: 

  • They need to have an endorsement from their high school principal.

Financial status: 

  • Applicants should not be receiving any other financial assistance, grant, or scholarship from external sources.

Admission requirements: 

  • They must pass the admission requirements of partner State Colleges and Universities (SUCs).


  • The total annual family income must not exceed P300,000.00, with exemptions considered on a case-by-case basis.

Eligible Courses:

Applicants have a choice of 12 eligible courses to choose from under the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program. Explore the options below:

  1. Agribusiness Management
  2. Horticulture
  3. Animal Science
  4. Food Technology
  5. Agricultural Engineering
  6. IT Engineering
  7. Industrial/Management Engineering
  8. Civil Engineering
  9. Mechanical Engineering
  10. Accounting
  11. Information Technology
  12. Data Analytics/Science

Application Process:

Ready to apply for the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program? Follow these easy steps below to get started on your scholarship application.

  1. Access the Application Form: Visit the official website of the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program to access the application form. Alternatively, you may obtain the form from designated LANDBANK branches, partner institutions, or the students’ affairs office of your institution. 

If you need assistance or have questions about obtaining the form, reach out to (02) 85220000 locals: 8360; 2061 or click the button below to email for instructions.

Click the button to send an email to LCDFI

  1. Read Instructions Carefully: Before filling out the form, carefully read the instructions provided. Ensure that you understand all requirements and guidelines for completing the application process.
  1. Provide Personal Information: Start by providing your personal information accurately and completely. This may include your full name, date of birth, contact details, and other relevant details as requested.
  1. Verify Eligibility: Confirm that you meet all eligibility criteria for the scholarship program. Double-check the requirements to ensure you fulfill all necessary conditions.
  1. Select Desired Course: Indicate your preferred course of study from the list of eligible courses provided. Choose the program that aligns with your academic and career goals.
  1. Submit Required Documents: Prepare and submit all required documents along with your application form. 

This may include proof of eligibility, academic transcripts, recommendation letters from the principal/head of the institution, and any other supporting documents as specified.

  1. Review and Finalize: Review your completed application form and attached documents thoroughly. Make any necessary revisions or corrections before finalizing your submission.
  1. Submit Application: Once you have completed the form and attached all required documents, submit your application through the designated channels specified by the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program or as instructed by the students’ affairs office. Ensure that you meet the specified deadline for submission.
  1. Confirmation: After submitting your application, wait for confirmation from the program administrators regarding the status of your application. 

Be prepared to provide any additional information or attend interviews if required.

  1. Follow-Up: Keep track of updates and communications from the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program regarding your application. 

Follow up as necessary to ensure that your application is processed smoothly and efficiently.

Application Deadlines:

Planning to apply for the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program? Be sure to mark your calendar with the important application deadline. Find out all the details below to ensure you don’t miss out on this valuable scholarship opportunity. 

And here’s the information about the application timeline:

The Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program is open for applications starting from 2023. LANDBANK will select sixty scholars each year starting from 2023 and continuing through 2028.

Make sure to submit your application within the designated timeframe to be considered for the scholarship.

Learn about the educational opportunities offered by LANDBANK Partner Schools and Institutions. These collaborations aim to support students from different regions of the Philippines in pursuing their academic goals.

LANDBANK Partner Schools:

Below is a list of LANDBANK’s Partner Schools and Institutions:

  1. Benguet State University
  2. Mariano Marcos State University
  3. Isabela State University
  4. Central Luzon State University
  5. University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB)
  6. Marinduque State College
  7. Central Bicol State University of Agriculture
  8. UP Visayas (Mag-ao Campus)
  9. Negros Oriental State University
  10. Bohol Island State University
  11. Visayas State University
  12. Jose Rizal Memorial State University
  13. Central Mindanao State University
  14. University of Southeastern Philippines
  15. University of Southern Mindanao
  16. Surigao del Sur State University
  17. Mindanao State University

These Partner Schools and Institutions collaborate with LANDBANK to provide students with quality education and support their academic journey across the Philippines.

Benefits and Scholarship Programs:

Discover the valuable perks and opportunities offered through the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program. From financial support to career development, explore the benefits below to see how this scholarship can help you achieve your academic and professional goals.

Annual Allowance for Allowance and ExpensesP100,000 per year

This allowance covers allowances and expenses for books, clothing, and other course requirements. 

In addition to the financial support provided, scholars will also have access to special cash incentives for graduating with honors and opportunities for on-the-job training (OJT) in LANDBANK Branches and Lending Centers, as well as with the Bank’s partner agencies and institutions. 

Contact Details:

For inquiries, you can contact the LCDFI – LANDBANK Countryside Development Foundation Inc. at the following contact details:

Contact MethodDetails
Phone(02) 85220000 locals: 8360; 2061

Feel free to reach out to LCDFI for any questions or concerns regarding the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program.

Final Thoughts:

As the Land Bank of the Philippines continues to uphold its mission of promoting countryside development and empowering communities, the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program stands as a testament to its commitment to providing educational opportunities for economically disadvantaged yet deserving students, particularly children or grandchildren of agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs), small farmers, and fishers. 

Through this scholarship initiative, the bank aims to nurture the potential of young individuals from marginalized sectors and pave the way for their academic and professional success.

For aspiring scholars who dream of pursuing higher education and making a positive impact in their communities, the Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program offers a gateway to opportunity. 

If you are a child or grandchild of agrarian reform beneficiaries, a small farmer, or a fisher, take the first step towards your future today by exploring the benefits and requirements of the program, and submit your application to become a part of this transformative journey. 

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98 responses to “Iskolar ng LANDBANK 2023-2028 | Apply Now!”

  1. I hope na mapili ako sa scholarship na ito

  2. Sana po mapili. Para po sa aking pagaaral.

  3. Makakatulong po sa akin ito kung sakaling mapili niyo po ako.

  4. James Lenard Geling Avatar
    James Lenard Geling

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  5. Sorry because my Gmail account is inactive

  6. Thank you for this opportunity I hope that I can join this scholarship

  7. JorylJake Tamarion Avatar
    JorylJake Tamarion

    If I will given a chance for being Scholar of this program I will use this opportunity to help my family for cash assistance and I will be fucos on my education, If I will be a scholar

  8. I want to apply to have my parents partner in supporting my educational needs especially when it’s come to financial burden!!

  9. nais kung makatanggap ng iskolar upang may ipang gastos s nalalapit na pang kolehiyo

  10. baranggay talisay sitio lamintao barotac nuevo

    1. I need this scholarship to support my studies

      1. Good to hear from you, have you already pass your requirements?

      2. We hope you’ll be selected by them as one of their scholarship awardees. Have you already submitted your requirements?

  11. i need this scholarship

  12. Hoping that I’m one of the luckiest person who passed in your scholarship, thankyou!!

  13. I would like to apply for scholarship as a freshman

  14. Receiving this scholarship would not only be an incredible honor but also a life-changing opportunity for me to pursue my dreams and make a positive impact.

  15. Sophia Montilla Argos Avatar
    Sophia Montilla Argos

    Hi I’m Sophia M. Argos and I really need scholarship because my family can’t afford my tuition fee

  16. I hope to choose me, because my parents is a small farmers, insha Allah makakamit kudin ang asking pangarap🙏🙏🙏

  17. Sana ako po ang Isang mapili na bigyan ng scholarship

  18. I want to apply Landbank Scholarship Program

  19. I am interested in scholarship

  20. To support my schooling and so help my family

  21. mauren alto Avatar
    mauren alto

    mauren alto

  22. mauren alto Avatar
    mauren alto

    I hope I will be one of those who will be given the opportunity to be a scholar so that I can continue my studies in college

  23. mauren alto Avatar
    mauren alto

    I hope I will be one of those who will be given the opportunity to be a scholar so that I can continue my studies in college

  24. Baby Grace Villamor Avatar
    Baby Grace Villamor

    I want to have an full scholarship can you help me

  25. Joshua Abella Avatar
    Joshua Abella

    Thanks for this opportunity.. hopefully na Isa po ako sa mapili niyo🙏

  26. Ruffa Mae Ponday Avatar
    Ruffa Mae Ponday


  27. I’m graduating student,I want to pursue my collage degree, but sad to say my family have enough financial support. that’s why i apply on this scholarship,i hope you would choose me on this scholarship:)

  28. I feel you, my friend! Hoping for that scholarship is such an exciting and nerve-wracking experience. I’ve been working my socks off, studying day and night, and pouring my heart into my applications. The thought of receiving that scholarship is like a dream come true. Let’s keep our hopes high and trust that our hard work will pay off!🥺♥️

    1. I understand exactly how you feel! Your dedication is impressive, and I’m rooting for you all the way.
      Let’s keep pushing forward and trust that our efforts will pay off! By the way, as a writer, I’m passionate about sharing this opportunity with as many people as possible.

      Let’s spread the word together and help others pursue their dreams too!

    2. I understand exactly how you feel! Your dedication is impressive, and I’m rooting for you all the way.
      Let’s keep pushing forward and trust that our efforts will pay off! By the way, as a writer, I’m passionate about sharing this opportunity with as many people as possible.

      Let’s spread the word together and help others pursue their dreams too!

    3. Sana mapili🙏🙏🙏


    I really need scholarship just to stabilize my school journey thank you,

  30. Bainor L. Ambong Avatar
    Bainor L. Ambong

    How to apply?

  31. is it still available? how to apply?

    1. As per the LANDBANK ” Under the “Iskolar ng LANDBANK Program,” the Bank has allotted a total of P128 million to cover the educational expenses of 360 scholars from 2023 to 2028″

      1. How to appy to mag apply po sana ako
        Hopefully po sana ma pansin

  32. Sana isa Ako sa mapili dito dahil gustong gusto ko po makapagtapos ng pag aaral at para tulungan kopa Ang Lima Kong mga Kapatid dahil napakahirap ng sitwasyon Po namin Ako ay isang panganay sa magkakapatid

  33. Ma. Carmela Red Avatar
    Ma. Carmela Red

    how to apply?


      How to apply?

  34. Rudy Ann Gumawa Avatar
    Rudy Ann Gumawa


  35. Anthea M. Mañozo Avatar
    Anthea M. Mañozo

    Please I need help, this scholarship would help me specially my family.

  36. Anthea M. Mañozo Avatar
    Anthea M. Mañozo

    I am currently Graduating in senior high school. Deciding to take my next level in college needing a financial support which is this program Could help me. I hope and I pray that I Anthea M. Mañozo would be one of the member of this scholarship program thank you

  37. Thanks for these opportunity

  38. Thanks for these opportunity 🙂

  39. I’m graduating student, i want to pursue myself in college but sad to say i don’t have a financial

  40. Akkilan Indanan Avatar
    Akkilan Indanan

    Akkilan Indanan

  41. Alyssa Mae Mundo Avatar
    Alyssa Mae Mundo

    I hope mapili ako since ako Lang po Yong taong Di nawawalan Ng pag asa n my taong tutulungan ako Sana Ito nayon. Di ko po pinababayaan ang pag aaral ko nag sisikap para mka ahon SA hirap🤍

  42. how to apply poooo

  43. Ahron Jade Echavez Suclatan Avatar
    Ahron Jade Echavez Suclatan

    Hope to avail for land bank scholarship

  44. Jasmine V. Fernandez Avatar
    Jasmine V. Fernandez

    Same lang din po ba yung food technology sa Hospitality management po?Hm po kasi ako😅

  45. Yjie Lou B. Bataycan Avatar
    Yjie Lou B. Bataycan

    I really need this scholarship to support my college journey, I am graduating Senior high school. My father doesn’t earn enough money his a “Panday”

  46. I apply a scholar please

  47. Sana palarin po, kasi hirap na hirap kami

  48. Isaias, Jamaica Avatar
    Isaias, Jamaica

    I hope I am one of the chosen ones, because my mother is the only one who makes a living by sending us to school, I also don’t have a father, because they have been separated for a long time, I hope it will be given to me, because I deserve it

  49. Sana makuha Po ako

  50. Sana mapili nyo Po ako

  51. Allayza Orense Avatar
    Allayza Orense

    I want to be a part of your scholar

  52. Alden Mesa Avatar
    Alden Mesa

    Can someone provide the application link?

  53. Hopefully na makuha po ako 🫶

  54. Sana ako papila para makatulong sa bayan

  55. Sana ma pili niyo ako

  56. Trixie Breeze Tutor Avatar
    Trixie Breeze Tutor

    Pls chose me po. I really need this scholarship for me to finish my collage degree. A financial support from your institution will give me a huge help. I want to be successful someday po not just for me but also for my loving family. With the help of your scholarship program, I can assure that I will graduate with a flying colors po. Pls chose me po.

    1. Thank you for sharing. I understand how much you need this scholarship. Your hard work is inspiring. Keep going, and good luck!

  57. Kristel jane Saavedra Avatar
    Kristel jane Saavedra

    Sana matulungan nyo po ako

  58. Hannah Arranchado Avatar
    Hannah Arranchado

    How to apply for my son ?

    1. Hello! You need to know first if your child meets the qualification criteria and submit the requirements

  59. Jonalyn De La Cruz Avatar
    Jonalyn De La Cruz

    Sana po isa ako sa mapili God bless po thank you so much!

    1. Lets pray hope for it po,, good luck

  60. John Dave B. Seniedo Avatar
    John Dave B. Seniedo

    I’m thankful And grateful if mapili and be part of this scholarship☺️

    1. That’s great to hear! We wish you the best of luck in being selected for the scholarship.

  61. Good luck Po Sakin At sa lahat na nag apply

    1. Good luck to you and to everyone who applied.

  62. If I will given a chance for being Scholar of this program I will use this opportunity to help my family for cash assistance and I will be fucus on my education, If I will be a scholar

    1. That’s Great tho, Have you tried to applied for it?


    Sana po mapili

    1. Sana po mapili ka

  64. I want to join this scholarship because my parents didin’t have enough money to continue me in college because they are a farmer.

    1. Thank you for sharing your situation. We understand your need for the scholarship and admire your determination. We also hope you’ll be chosen as a scholarship recipient.

  65. I want to be a part of this scholarship

    1. Wow! that’s great

  66. Maerydhee Binggas Ortiz Avatar
    Maerydhee Binggas Ortiz

    Sana mapili

    1. Sana po ikaw ay mapili

  67. Sana mabigyan niyo ako ng scholarship dahil mahirap kami

  68. I hope ma pili ako sa programang ito para makapag tapos ako ng pagaaral ko.

    1. Hopping too na Sana ikaw ay mapili nila bilang isang iskolar.

  69. Sana po isa ako sa mapili dahil hirap na po akong pag sabayin yung trabaho at pagaaral ko 🙏

    1. Salamat sa pagsabi ng iyong kwento. Sana ikaw ay mapili nila bilang isang iskolar.

  70. May have a guide to me so I will I know

    1. sure, what is that you need?

  71. May I have a guide on me so I know how it could be

    1. Sure,, how may i be of help?

  72. Angel Jean Canoy Avatar
    Angel Jean Canoy

    hoping po maka sali sa scholarship nato para mo maka pagtapos ako sa pag aaral , malaking tulong napo talaga Ang maka Dali sa scholarship na ito para sakin.

    1. Hope so, good luck on your application

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