Security Bank Foundation Scholars for Better Communities Scholarship Program aims to provide educational assistance to underprivileged but deserving students studying in Security Bank Foundation partner schools. Security Bank Foundation funds the scholarship while partner schools help in the screening and selection of applicants as well as monitoring the performance of the scholars.
Each scholar is entitled to the following benefits per academic year until he finishes his tertiary course.
Note: Financial assistance will be released subject to the maximum amount per year and based on the actual number of months during which the classes are conducted and ongoing.
Non-Monetary Scholarship Benefits
Aside from providing financial assistance, SBFI also extends developmental activities through opportunities for internship, involvement in corporate social responsibility activities, and attendance to learning sessions provided by partner institutions.
Scholarship slots shall be offered to college students taking up courses directly supporting bank operations such as Accountancy, Accounting Information System/ Technology, Internal Auditing, Marketing, Financial Management, Industrial Engineering, Management Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Business Analytics/ Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science/ Technology, Information Systems/ Technology.
For Academic Year (AY) 2021 – 2022:
Scholars are required to renew their scholarship every school term (i.e. semester/trimester). The following documents must be submitted for renewal:
A scholar may be terminated from the scholarship upon commission of any of the following grounds:
No. The scholarship is only open for incoming freshmen students.
Not necessarily. Upon application, you may just submit the confirmation of application. The certificate of acceptance from the partner school will be required if the applicant qualifies for the online interview round.
No. Scholarship slots shall be offered to college students taking up courses directly supporting bank operations such as Accountancy, Accounting Information System/ Technology, Internal Auditing, Marketing, Financial Management, Industrial Engineering, Management Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Business Analytics/ Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science/ Technology, Information Systems/ Technology.
No. The scholarship is only open to students who will enroll in any of the 8 partners schools namely, Ateneo De Manila University, Chiang Kai Shek College, De La Salle University – Manila, Far Eastern University – Manila, Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, Polytechnic University of the Philippines, University of the Philippines – Diliman and University of Santo Tomas.
You may submit your grades with GWA for the 1st semester or 2nd grading period. The high school Transcript of Records (TOR) will be asked once the applicant qualifies for the interview round.
Yes. As long as you haven’t stopped schooling for more than one (1) academic year.
Yes. You may apply to our scholarship program while your applications to other grantors are still pending. But, once the results are in and you get admitted to more than 1 scholarship, you will have to choose what scholarship to retain.
Yes. All applications submitted within the application period (March 5 to May 31, 2021) will be reviewed accordingly.
You should indicate the tertiary course you are planning to take and the school you will enroll in for college.
Yes. Online grades are accepted. However, you should ensure that there is a GWA indicated so the Foundation can further assess your application.
Additionally, shortlisted applicants who will advance to the next round which is the online interview will be asked to submit their high school Transcript of Records (TOR).
Yes, you may submit a 2×2 photo with white background. The photo doesn’t have to be formal as long as you look presentable. Make sure that the photo is in high resolution.
No. Just submit one proof of application, preferably your first choice. A month after the application deadline, you will be asked to update your application profile once you qualify for the second round of screening which is the online interview.
Within the month after the application deadline, the Foundation will contact the applicants whether they qualify for the second round of screening (online interview) or not. Make sure that the contact numbers and email address indicated in the application form are active.