The UP Scientific Productivity System (SPS) was approved by the Board of Regents in its 1199th meeting in August 2005. The SPS aims to: (1) support the development of science and technology and (2) encourage and reward scientific productivity. Deserving scientists shall be conferred the title “UP Scientist” with a monetary award:

Rank Annual Monetary Award
UP Scientist I PHP 150,000
UP Scientist II PHP 200,000
UP Scientist III PHP 250,000


About and Beyond the UP Scientific Productivity Award