The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) RWO-NcR announced that they are already accepting application for the OFW Defendent Scholarship Program (OFWDSP) for the School Year 2013-2014.
The educational assistance intended for qualified dependents of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW’s) who wanted to pursue any four-year or five-year baccalaureate degree or associate degree in any state college or university.
According to OWWA, a total of 204 annual scholarship slots are distributed in seventeen (17) cities of the National Capital Region. The legal dependent of an OWWA active member-OFW whose monthly salary is US$400.00 or below can avail the program. The dependent refers to only one (1) child of married or single OFW; or only one (1) sibling (brother or sister).
The qualified legal dependent must be single and not more than 21 years old at the time of application.
Here’s the complete requirements of OWWA OFW-Dependent Scholarship Program: