ANAC-IP Partylist through the Commission on Higher Education faciltated the release of 37 Million Pesos for Student Financial Assistance (StuFAPs) – Tulong Dunong Program to marginalized sectors of indigenous people in different regions of the country. The scholarship program is awarded to deserving students enrolled both in State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) and private colleges across the country. As of FY 2014-2016, a total of 7,936 students availed the scholarship programs in different parts of the country.
On top of the Anac-iP Tulong Dunong Program for college students, ANAC-IP Partylist distributed educational assistance to high school students in 7 municipalities of the 3rd district of Isabela namely, Cabatuan, Luna, San Mateo, San Guillermo, Alicia, Angadanan, Cauayan City, and Naguillian in 2nd district of Isabela. A total of 5 Million Pesos was distributed to students receiving 500.00 as educational subsidy through the Department of Social Services and Development (DSWD). In Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), ANAC-IP distributed a total of 2 Million Pesos as education subsidy to high school students in 10 municipalities of the province. Likewise, ANAC-IP distributed an amount of 1 Million Pesos as educational subsidy to high school students in 7 municipalities of the Province of Sarangani namely, Glan, Malapatan, Malungon, Alabel, Maitum, Kiamba nand Maasim. Selected IP high school students receive 2,000.00 as education subsidy through the Department of Social Welfare and Development Region 12.
The table below shows the distribution of ANAC-IP CHED Tulong Dunong Program in different regions across the country.
|NAME OF SCHOOL||CY 2014-2015(NO. OF SLOTS)||CY 2015-2016(NO. OF SLOTS)||CY 2016-2017(NO. OF SLOTS)||CY 2018-2019(NO. OF SLOTS)|
|CHED StuFAP’s (all regions)||2334||1709||330||330|
|Isabela State University||250||316||241|
|Philippine Normal Unniversity||83||134||134|
|Quirino State University||83||151||166|
|Nueva Viscaya State University||83||104||104|
|Cagayan State University||0||174||83|
|Ifugao State University||83||166||166|
|Benguet State University||83||111||56|
|Kalinga State University||83||166||166|
|Apayao State College||83||83||86|
|Romblon State College||83||166||166|
|Mindanao State University||166||332||167|
|Caraga State University||83||83||26|
|Sultan Kudarat State University||83||133||64|
|Capiz State University||83||83||83|
|Botolan Community College||0||33||33|