The University of the Philippines Diliman recognizes the contribution of its students to the life of the University, to the production of knowledge, and to the future of the country.  The Gawad Tsanselor sa Natatanging Mag-aaral is the highest, most prestigious University award given to students who have attained a high level of academic accomplishment, demonstrated good leadership, and exemplified “honor and excellence in the service of the people.”  

The Gawad Tsanselor sa Natatanging Mag-aaral will be given to at most five (5) outstanding undergraduate or graduate students of the University who have successfully combined academic excellence with extra-curricular achievement, leadership, and public service. Awardees will be granted a cash prize of PHP 150,000 each.

All nominations should be addressed to and received on or before 8 April 2022, 11:59. The complete nomination and application guidelines can be accessed at Kindly use your UP mail to access the link.

For further inquiries, email OVCSA at