CHED Tulong-Agri Program (TAP) is now open for AY 2021-2022

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) had released CHED MEMORANDUM ORDER (CMO) No. 24, series of 2021 as a guideline for the implementation of the Tulong-Agri Program (TAP).

The Tulong-Agri Program (TAP) shall be accessible to qualified and deserving Filipino students who will or are enrolled in degree programs related to agriculture, fisheries, forestry, food technology, and veterinary medicine education, as well as other related agricultural and fisheries education, including the hybrid programs, in private higher education institutions (PHEIs), state universities and colleges (SUCs) or local universities and colleges (LUCs).

CHED Tulong-Agri Program’s Priority Courses are as follows:

  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  • Bachelor of Science in Fisheries
  • Bachelor of Science in Forestry
  • BS Food Technology
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Education
  • BS Agribusines
  • Bachelor in Agricultural Technology
  • Bachelor in Dairy Technology
  • Bachelor in Sugar Technology
  • Bachelor in Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Environment Science.
Also Read: CHED Scholarhsip

Important Dates to Remember

Start of Online Application PeriodNovember 5, 2021
Deadline for Filing of ApplicationNovember 12, 2021

Benefits

The financial assistance under TAP includes tuition and other school fees (TOSF) for grantees, stipend, and book allowance. The breakdown of financial assistance per academic year, are as follows:

TOSFPhp 20,000
Stipend (Php 2,500 per month)Php 25,000
Book Allowance (PHP 200.00 per month)Php 2,000
Total financial assistance per academic yearPhp 47,000

For qualified grantees who are enrolled in SUCs/LUCs covered by the benefits of Free Higher Education (FHE) under RA 10931, the TOSF will not be included in the benefits.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Filipino citizen;
  2. Graduating senior high school student/High school graduate/with earned units in college; with general weighted average (GWA) of 75% or its equivalent and who will enroll or currently enrolled in the areas of agriculture, fisheries, forestry, food technology, veterinary medicine education, and other related agricultural and fisheries education including hybrid programs in PHEIs, SUCs or LUCs with Certificated of Program Compliance (COPC);
  3. Combined annual gross income of parents/guardian which does not to exceed Four Hundred Thousand Pesos (Php 400,000.00). In cases where the income exceeds Php 400,000.00, the applicant must present a written certification or medical findings of illness of a family member, or two or more dependents enrolled in college;
  4. Student-applicants belonging to the special group of persons such as the Underprivileged and Homeless Citizens under Republic Act (RA) No. 7279, Persons with Disability (PWDs) under RA No. 7277 as amended, Solo Parents and/or their Dependents under RA 8972, Senior Citizens under RA 9994; and Indigenous Peoples under RA 8371, shall submit certifications and/or Identifications Cards (IDs) issued by the appropriate offices or agencies; and
  5. Not a recipient of any government funded financial assistance program.

Documentary Requirements

  1. Citizenship
    • Duly certified true copy of Birth Certificate
  2. Academic Requirements:
    • High School/Senior High School report card for incoming first year students eligible for college
    • Duly certified true copy of grades for Grade 11 and 1st semester of Grade 12 for graduating senior high school students
    • Duly certified true copy of grades for the latest semester or term attended for college students with earned units
  3. Financial – any one of the following:
    • Latest Income Tax Return (ITR) of parents or guardian
    • Certificate of Tax Exemption from the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)
    • Certificate of Indigence, either from the Barangay or Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)
    • Case Study report from DSWD
    • Latest copy of contract or proof of income for children of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and seafarers

How to Apply?

If you are qualified, accomplish the CHED TAP Application Form Online. Note that incomplete requirements will not be included in the official rank list.

Applicants may access the online application form through the assigned portal link of the CHED Regional Office. Contact the CHED Regional Office in your area if it is not included below.

Additional Information

Apply to your CHEDRO Concerned:

  • For first year applicants, application must be submitted to the CHEDRO where the school he/she graduated from is located.
  • For college students with earned units, submit application to the CHEDRO where the current HEI is located.
Source:

Commission on Higher Education
https://philippinego.com/3548/

28 thoughts on “CHED Tulong-Agri Program (TAP) is now open for AY 2021-2022”

  1. Magandang hapon po..sana po maka pasok ako,ako lang po kasi nag papaaral sa sarili ko at may 8 papo akong kapatid…malaking tulong po yan para sa akin..sana po dinggin nang Dios ang aking panalangin🙏

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  2. Good day po ma’am/sir sana po maka avail ako sa programang ito kasi malaking tulong po ito sa aking pag aaral bilang isang agriculture student. Upang ipagpatuloy ang aking adhikain na maging isang ganap na agriculturist… Kami ay isang mahirap lamang kaya malaking opportunity na ako ay maka avail sa inyong programa… Marami pong salamat Godbless us 🙏

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  3. Good day po ma’am/sir sana po maka avail ako sa programang ito kasi malaking tulong po ito sa aking pag aaral bilang isang agriculture student. Upang ipagpatuloy ang aking adhikain na maging isang ganap na agriculturist… Kami ay isang mahirap lamang kaya malaking opportunity na ako ay maka avail sa inyong programa… Marami pong salamat Godbless us 🙏

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  4. How can we give our 1st semester grade po na knowing the fact po na dipa tapos 1st semester namin as a Grade 12, student,

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  5. Good day po ako po si Jollybee G. Lapot nag aaral sa SDSSU LIANGA UNIVERSITY sa kursong bachelor of science in enviroment science Fist year college may isang anak po ako at nagsisikap mag-aral para sa kinabukasan ng anak ko mahirap lang po talaga kami at wala po permamenteng income ang livein partner ko kasi sa bukid lang po siya nagtatraho at ako po wala akong trabaho wala akong income at sobrang kailangan ko talaga na mapabilang sa scholarship na ito sana po mabigyan niyo po ako ng change na mapabilang sa scholarship po at mabigyan ng time na makapag submit ng mga requirements ito po yung cp.# ko 09074028893 kailangan ko po talaga ng scholar ship i hope matulungan niyo ako thank you po

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  6. Dear: Ma’am and sir paano po ba kami maka apply sa programang tulong niyo po? Please sir/ ma’am kailangan ko po ng tulong to support my study kung inyo pong mapagbibigyan.

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  7. Dear:ma’am/sir
    Sana po mapili niyo ako for scholar ksi po kailangan ko po ito upang makapag tapos ng pag aaral q sa kinuha kong course na agriculture
    Malaking tulong po ito sa akin para maka pag tapos, salamat po

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  8. Hopefully isa ako sa makapag apply ng tulong ninyo needed ko po talaga. If wvwe hindi matanggap may chance pongbhuminto ako sa pag aaral 😭

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  9. I am Jimboy Taguiam. I am taking a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology major in Electrical Technology and I am a first year college student. My parents educated me but they are now senior citizens. So I try to apply this program because I know it will help to have a good future. Bless you.

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