Scholarship Program



Hon. Conresswoman Mercedes “Didi” C. Cagas together with Commission on Higher Education (CHED) offers scholarship program designed to provide highly capable and motivated davao del sur students who have significant financial need with an opportunity to attend prestigious universities in the country and want to become successful in the future.

CHED scholarship program by Congresswoman Didi Cagas offer php6,000 for every qualified students. To qualify the scholarship program the student must submit the following requirements.ย 

  • Biodata with 2×2 picture
  • CHED Application Form
  • Good Moral
  • Recent Grades
  • Brgy. certificate of residency (as the number of children in the family)
  • Brgy. certificate of indigency/income tax in bir or exemption (state total income of parents annually)
*Submit all the requirements completely at Room 6, Provincial Capitol, Matti, Digos City


Also Cong. Didi Cagas team up with TESDAย  for a scholarship program primarily targeting out-of-school youth to a vocational courses. Special Trainingย forย Employment Programย (STEP)ย is a community-based specialty training program that addresses the specific skills needs of the communities and promote employment, particularly through entrepreneurial, self-employment and service-oriented activities. Training programs offered are generally short-term or modules based on the Training Regulations promulgated by TESDA. Its objective is to provide skills and training opportunities for the beneficiaries in the barangays/ communities to make them employable and productive.

Both public and private techvoc providers, but mostly local government training centers and TESDA Technology Institutions, deliver the training programs under STEP.

To avail the scholarship just submit a Biodataย and for more information, just visitย Room 6, Provincial Capitol, Matti, Digos City.