Scholarships and Travel Grants

The Office of International Linkages under the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs promotes academic collaboration with local and foreign universities in the form of student exchange, joint research, exchange of publication, sponsorship of conference and other academic activities.

The following scholarships and grants are available to students:

University of the Philippines Mobility for Vigor and Excellence (MOVE UP)

For junior or senior undergraduate students with high scholastic average, with full or partial support (based on socialized tuition system) for one semester enrollment in a foreign university as exchange student.

Continuous Operational and Outcomes-based Partnership for Excellence in Research and Academic Training Enhancement (COOPERATE)
For graduate students at early thesis or dissertation or proposal stage, needing to undertake research/creative work at a foreign university; UP research adviser may undertake a short-term visit to foreign potential research/creative work co-adviser/group; for continuing research/creative work collaboration and publication/productivity.

Research/Creative Work Presentation in International Conferences
For faculty, REPS and graduate students support for paper presentation at international conferences; co-funding of Constituent Unit (CU) or other agencies preferred.

Application guidelines and forms may be downloaded here.

For more information, visit the website of the Office of International Linkages.