SCHOLARSHIP ALERT! Applications for the CHED Merit Scholarship Program AY 2024-2025 are now OPEN! Interested applicants MUST APPLY ONLINE through the CHED Caraga CMSP portal via this link:  

This is open to all entering first year students who are eligible for college, with General Weighted Average (GWA) of at least 96% or its equivalent for Full Merit Program and 93% to 95% or its equivalent for Half Merit Program, and must enroll in any of the identified priority programs at a recognized private or public Higher Education Institution. The full guidelines for eligibility and the requirements needed to apply can be found in the application portal through the link above.

Applications are open until July 15, 2024 only. Please note that only student applicants that fulfill the GWA requirements shall be ranked and selected subject to the eligibility requirements and criteria stipulated in the existing CMOs and availability of slots/funds.

For more information please send us an email at or contact us at 09120892045 (mobile) / (085) 815-3698 (landline).

There is NO NEED to visit the CHED Caraga Regional Office to submit any documents for CMSP. Walk-in or direct submission of hard copies of CMSP applications at the CHED Caraga Regional Office is NOT accepted, as applications are to be submitted via the online portal only.

Refer only to official websites and verified accounts for any information or announcements related to CMSP and other programs implemented by CHED. Beware any suspicious links or individuals claiming to represent CHED. Please only apply to the official online portal.

For verified and accurate information on any scholarship and grants-in-aid programs of CHED and its attached agencies, please visit the following official social media pages:

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