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ENGINEERING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR TECHNOLOGY

(ERDT) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Attach here 1


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TYPE OF SCHOLARSHIP APPLIED FOR:


ME MS DE PhD

Program of Study: _______________________________________________________________


(e.g., Civil Engineering)
Research Areas of Interest: (1)
__________________________________________________
(2) __________________________________________________
(3) __________________________________________________

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Must be a Filipino Citizen
2. Must not be over 45 years of age
3. Must have a BS degree in engineering or related field (for MS applicants)
4. Must have a MS degree in engineering or related field (for PhD applicants)
5. Must be in good health
6. Must not have criminal/administrative cases (NBI certification is required)
7. Must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student
8. Must not have other scholarship contract
9. Must be willing to render the required service obligation equivalent to the
length of time that the scholar enjoyed the scholarship One year of
service for every year of scholarship or a fraction thereof
10.Must have a full-time commitment to the scholarship and must not be
engaged in any form of employment during the scholarship.
Deadline of Submission of Application: First Semester June 15
Second Semester October 30
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CHECKLIST OF REQUIRED DOCUMENTS (for staff use only)

Birth Certificate (Photocopy)


Certified True Copy of Grades/Transcript of Records
Recommendation letter from 3 past professors or supervisors (see attached
sheet)
Narrative essays
If employed, must be recommended by the head of agency and secure
permission to take a
leave of absence while on scholarship
Medical Certificate as to health status from a licensed physician indicating
PRC License No.
Valid NBI Clearance
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INFORMATION SHEET

I. PERSONAL INFORMATION
a.

Last Name First Name Middle Name


b.

Permanent Address: No. Street City/Municipality Province


c.

Zip Code Region District Passport No.


E-mail address
d.

Current Mailing Address


e.

Telephone Nos. (Landline/Mobile)


f.

Civil Status Date of Birth Age Sex


g.

Name of Parents (Father) (Mother)

Address

II. GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP INTENTIONS DATA


New Applicant
a. University where you applied/intend to enrol
for graduate studies

b. Course/Degree

Lateral Applicant
a. University Enrolled in

b. Course/Degree

c. Number of units d. GWA e. No. of


remaining sems
earned

III. CAREER/EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION


a. Present Employment Status: ( ) Permanent ( ) Contractual ( )
Probationary
( ) Self-employed ( ) Unemployed

a.1 For those who are presently employed


Position Length of Service

Name of Company/Office

Address of Company/Office

E-mail Website

Telephone No. Fax No.

a.2 For those who are self-employed


Business Name

Address

Email/Website Tel. No.

Type of Business Years of Operation

* Once accepted into the scholarship program, the scholar must obtain permission to take a leave of absence
from his/her employer and become a full time student. The scholar must submit a letter/ certification from
his/her employer agreeing to the leave.

b. CARRER PLANS (Write in a separate paper)

b1. A narrative, not more than 1000 words, describing your current work or a
project
(or research) that you worked on and your contribution towards the
completion of the project.
b2. Future Plans (After Graduation)
b3. For PhD applicants, a narrative describing your intended research area

IV. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INVOLVEMENT (last five years)

Use additional sheet if necessary.


FIELD AND TITLE OF LOCATION/DURATIO NATURE OF
FUND SOURCE
RESEARCH N INVOLVEMENT

V. PUBLICATIONS (last five years)


Use additional sheet if necessary.
PLACE/YEAR OF NATURE OF
TITLE OF ARTICLE/PUBLICATION
PUBLICATION INVOLVEMENT

VI. AWARDS RECEIVED


Use additional sheet if necessary.
TITLE OF AWARD AWARD GIVING BODY YEAR OF AWARD

I hereby certify that all information given above are true and correct to
the best of my knowledge.

Signature of Applicant

Date
_____________________
LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION
FOR ADMISSION TO ERDT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

To be completed by applicant (Please type or Print)

Name: ______________________________________________________

Current Address: ______________________________________________________

Degree program applied for: ______________________________________________________

Start of graduate study: 1st semester 2nd semester AY _______-_______

Note to applicant: Ask your recommender to enclose this form in an envelope, seal the envelope, and sign
across the seal. Submit the envelop with its seal unbroken with the rest of your application materials to the
ERDT office, COE Deans Office MSU-IIT.

To be completed by recommender

Any pertinent information regarding the applicant and your evaluation of the applicants ability to
undertake graduate studies and research will be held in strict confidence.
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How long have you known the applicant? ________________________________________________________

In what capacity have you known the applicant? _________________________________________________

If the applicant was a student in some of your classes, what were these subjects? _______________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

What do you consider as the applicants outstanding talents or strengths in relation to graduate study?
____________________________________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________________________________

What do you consider as his/her weakness or deficiencies in relation to graduate study __________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

Please rate the applicant on the following characteristics in comparison with other students in the same
disciplines who are known to you and who have had more or less the same amount of training and
experience. (Indicate size of group with which applicant is being compared _____________________ and its
educational level _________________).

Inadequate
Above Below
Excellent Average basis for
Average Average
judgment
1. Intellectual ability
2. Academic preparation for proposed field of study
3. Motivation for proposed field of study
4. Originally, creativity & imagination
5. Analytical & problem-solving ability
6. Initiative and independence
7. Honesty & integrity
8. Conscientiousness & ability to work independently
9. Ability to work with others
10. Oral communication skills
11. Written communication skills
12. Emotional maturity
13. Potential as a researcher in the discipline
14. Potential as a teacher in the discipline

Additional information and comments about the applicants (please use a separate sheet of paper, if
necessary).

____________________________________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________

I therefore strongly recommend recommend recommend with reservations do not


recommend the applicant for admission to graduate studies in your college.

Recommenders Printed Name: __________________________________________________________________

Recommenders Signature: _________________________________________ Date: ______________________

Position: ___________________________________ Highest Educational Attainment: _____________________

Name and Address of Organization: ______________________________________________________________

*Note to recommender: Please enclose this form in an envelope, seal the envelope, sign across the seal, and
return sealed envelope to applicant.