DSWD Educational Cash Aid: Agency Eyes One-Time Big-Time Payout for those w/out Internet Access

DSWD EDUCATIONAL CASH AID – The government agency eyes a one-time big-time payout for those who have no internet access.

A lot of students applied for the DSWD Educational Assistance for indigent students. Even the agency previously admitted that the system is struggling in attending to the huge number of applicants now. Based on a report on ABS-CBN News, the agency recently expressed that it is eyeing a one-time big-time payout for beneficiaries who have no internet access. It will depend on the situation on the last day of the releasing of the educational assistance next Saturday, September 24.

DSWD Secretary Tulfo Announces Educational Assistance for Poor Students

DSWD Secretary Tulfo Says Poor Students May Apply for Educational Assistance

DSWD – Department of Social Welfare Secretary Erwin Tulfo announced that DSWD will be giving educational assistance to poor students.

The elementary and secondary schools in the Philippines are about to start with a new school year. The academic year 2022-2023 will begin on Monday, August 22, 2022, thus a lot of parents are now out with their kids buying the things they will need for school.

The Department of Education (DepEd) previously announced that blended learning and face-to-face classes may be mixed from August 22 until October 31. The education department mandates full face-to-face classes by November.

Blended learning was adopted amid the COVID-19 pandemic for the safety of the students. The delivery of the lessons and classroom instructions are done through online classes and modules.

DSWD Secretary Erwin Tulfo
Photo Credit: The Manila Times

Amid the opening of classes drawing near, many students and parents are having a hard time providing the supplies that they will need for school. There is an increase in the prices of school supplies apart from the fact that many Filipino families are financially struggling now.

The Department of Social Welfare and Development wants to help the poor students through a 6-week program that will grant educational cash assistance to the beneficiaries. Based on a report on ABS-CBN News, DSWD Secretary Erwin Tulfo said that the students may receive P1,000-P4,000.

  • P1,000 – Elementary student beneficiaries
  • P2,000 – High school student beneficiaries
  • P3,000 – Senior high school student beneficiaries
  • P4,000 – College students

Based on the report, DSWD Secretary Tulfo said that up to three (3) students per family may be given educational cash assistance. It is a 6-week program that will run from August 20 to September 24.

To apply for educational assistance, the students or parents must present the following to the DSWD office:

  • school ID
  • school enrollment certificate

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8 thoughts on “DSWD Educational Cash Aid: Agency Eyes One-Time Big-Time Payout for those w/out Internet Access”

  1. nag register na po ako s online but until now wala naman akong narecieved na txt from Dswd Montalban.Sana Mabigyan din mga anak ko para makabili ako ng sapatos at uniform nila.Single mom lang po ksi ako and di nman po nagbibigay yung father nila.

  2. Sana mabigyan anak ko po..College na po Si John Cris Belga sa Bicol University.. Single parent po ako..patay n papa nila last 2007..Maraming Salamat..Ito po No. ko.09568603648

  3. jashper dayanan
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  4. Sana nman po mabibigyan po ng pagkakataon na makasali na mabigyan ang anak ko senior high school po sya, untill now ..hindi pa rin kompleto ang panganngalan niya , kaya umaasa pa rin ako …isa akong solo parent at kasambahay po ako..kaya, nakakadismaya nman na wla akong matanggap na tex mula sa dswd…

  5. Sana Maka avail po ako sa education assistant ako po ay grade 12 po gusto kupong mag aral pero Hanggang ngayon kulang pa Ang requirements ko sa school. dalawa po kaming magkapatid na senior high grade 11 po kapatid ko hirap po kami ngayon Sana po Maka avail man lang kami malaking tulung napo sa Amin Yan Sana. 09976619964


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