Lamudi Philippines, in its continuing concern for the socio-economic development of the country, provides a scholarship program amounting to Php20,000 for one semester to one exemplary college student. The student will be guaranteed a paid internship at Lamudi Philippines in his or her department of choice.
About Lamudi Philippines: Now on its third year in the Philippines, global real estate platform Lamudi focuses exclusively on emerging markets. It offers sellers, buyers, landlords, and renters a secure and easy-to-use platform to find or list properties online. It is currently available in Latin America (Mexico, Colombia, and Peru), Asia (the Philippines, Bangledesh, Indonesia, Myanmar, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka), and the Middle East (Jordan, Quatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates), and within fewer than three years, Lamudi has established its presence as a key online real estate marketplace in the countries where it is operating.
Who Should Apply? All exemplary Filipino college students are invited to apply. They must be at least 18 years old, and currently in their third or fourth year in college.
The following criteria will be used in the selection of scholars: General Eligibility, Academic Merit, Financial Need, and Force of Character.
1. General Eligibility
Age: 18 years old and above
Level: Undergraduate, 3rd and 4th year
Undergraduates studying the following disciplines are encouraged to apply: Business and Management, Economics, Marketing, Media and Communications, Information Technology and Computer Science, Engineering, and other relevant majors.
2. Academic Merit
The student must have a minimum 1.75 GPA (or Latin honor status) from his or her first year up to present.
3. Financial Need
The applicant must write a 500-word Letter of Intent in English expressing why he or she should be one of the recipients of the scholarship. The need for financial assistance should be described in the letter.
4. Force of Character
The determination to accomplish the degree and the desire to excel must also be conveyed in the letter of intent. Experiences in overcoming educational obstacles will be highly considered.
1. Online Application Form
2. Certificate of enrollment registration form, or a scanned copy of the student's valid school ID
3. Copy of the Transcript of Records
4. Letter of recommendation from a professor in a subject relevant and directly related to the student's degree, which should include the applicant's program and dates of attendance
5. Letter of Intent
Start of Application: March 27, 2017
Deadline of Application: May 2017
Term: One student per semester for the academic year 2017-2018
For more details, visit: http://www.lamudi.com.ph/scholarship/