Students’ Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (SGP-PA)
Benguet State University

Full Tuition


The SGP-PA aims to contribute to the National Government’s thrusts in effectively addressing poverty alleviation by increasing number of graduates in higher education among poor households and to get these graduates employed in high-value added occupations in order to lift their families out of poverty and contribute to national development.

4,041 Beneficiaries qualified to enroll in leading SUCs to take up priority and other degree programs that CHED may deem critical to national development as indicated in CMO No. 04, s. 2011 (CHED Priority Courses from SY 2011-2012 to SY 2015-2016) Shall come from identified and classified poor households in the 609 focus municipalities covered under the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of the DSWD.


Strictly for Filipinos only

Incoming College

Any gender

Any course is allowed

Any course is allowed

Any course is allowed


Documentary Requirements
1. Accomplished SGP-PA Application Form
2. DSWD Certification-as Pantawid Pamilya beneficiary
3. Birth Certificate-NSO or local civil registrar certified
4. Health certificate-government physician
5. Form 138 or passer of PEPT exam
6. Certificate of grades-last semester attended

General Requirements
1. “4P” beneficiary
2. Not more than 30 y/o at time of selection
3. Physically and mentally fit
4. High school graduate or equivalent
5. No other higher education scholarship/grant from public institutions
6. Pass the entrance exam and academic requirements set by the SUCs
7. Pass the requirements set by the National SGP-PA Committee
8. Must enroll/shift/transfer to CHED Priority programs preferably in the leading identified SUCs most accessible from their residence.

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