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RESULT: OWWA Scholarship Exam passers 2020

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MANILA, Philippines – Results of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration's (OWWA) Education for Development Scholarship Program (EDSP) and Congressional Migrant Workers Scholarship Program (CMWSP) exam for school year 2020-2021 are expected to be released anytime in April-May 2020.
RESULT: OWWA Scholarship Exam passers 2020

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) conducted the qualifying examination on October 20, 2019 in various testing centers nationwide to identify the top 400 qualifiers who will earn a scholarship slot in the EDSP and slots for the CMWSP.

The EDSP is a scholarship grant offered to qualified dependents of active OWWA members who intend to pursue a 4 to 5-year baccalaureate course in any preferred colleges or universities with financial assistance of Php 60,000.00 per school year.

Meanwhile, the CMWSP is a program extended to deserving migrant workers and/or their immediate descendants who intend to pursue 4 or 5 year courses in the priority fields in Science and Technology. It was created by virtue of Republic Act 8042, otherwise known as the Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995 under section 37, Article lX with an educational assistance is P 60,000.00/year funds from the PCSO.

OWWA Scholarship Exam Qualifiers 2020 (stay tuned for the results)
  • TOP 400 EDSP examinees
  • TOP 20 CMWSP examinees
  • EDSP Topnotchers

Last year, results were released in more than six (6) months after the exam. Eighty-four of the EDSP grantees came from Region IV-A while the National Capital Region and Region III had 46 each. 20 slots were given for CMWSP.

In the 2017 exams, OWWA also announced results in more than 6 months after the test or on April 24, 2018. Of the 3,249 children of OWWA members who vied for the Undergraduate Scholarship Examination, only 13.85% made it to the top 400 slots enlisted for the EDSP and 50 slots for the CMWSP.


OWWA has not announcement yet on the exact release of results. Possible delay on announcements is also expected due to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crisis.

April 3, 2020 Update: OWWA said the exam results are not yet endorsed by DOST-SEI. To quote,

Due to the bulk of examinees in 2019 as well as the on-going Enhanced Community Qurantine, the DOST-SEI has not yet endorsed the official result of the said pre-qualifying examination.

Official results from DOST-SEI shall be the basis of the OWWA in releasing the top ranking OWWA examinees (scholarship applicants) to qualify the EDSP and CMWSP for SY 2020-2021.

OWWA shall provide updates once the results of the exam came in from the DOST-SEI.

Monitor this page for the announcement of results. You may also visit the official website of OWWA for more information.

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  1. magkano po,matatangap ng studyante per semester pag trisem

  2. How to avail an scholarships for my daughter? Turning k12 this coming school year. I'm single mother of 2kids

  3. I clicked to your website and it’s quite interesting. I see so many news that I have updated every hours.

  4. good day po. meron na po bang schedule for the next examination for dost for owwa dependents. maraming salamat po sa pag reply.

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  6. wala pa din ang results ng owwa scholarshipthis year ?


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