Hello there! The UP Diliman Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs’ #OpportunitiesCorner is an update on available scholarships, exchange programs, conferences, workshops, and other skill-enhancing initiatives for UP Diliman students. Here’s for the 4th week of September 2023:



The Philippines today has the largest generation of young people in its history. About 30 million young people between the ages of 10-24 account for 28% of the Philippine population. (UNFPA). Hence, there is a huge demand for engagements with the Filipino youth. Over the last years the EU-Philippines relations have further enhanced: political relations, economic and trade cooperation, the development partnership, humanitarian aid and cultural and people-to-people relations are now cornerstones of this strengthened relations. With the YSB, young people should have the opportunity to be heard and influence key aspects of this cooperation.

The European Union – Philippines Youth Sounding Board will become a platform for the Filipino youth to share their insights and contribute to building stronger EU-Philippines relations.

Application Process:

The application process is open from 08h00 (GMT+8) of Friday, 08 September to 1159 (GMT+8) of Friday, 29 September 2023

Applications should only submitted online through https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/Philippines-YouthSoundingBoard

All applicants will be selected based on their submitted credentials; only shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview.

As we expect a high number of applications, we advise you to apply in advance of the deadline in order to prevent potential technical issues.

Go to https://tinyurl.com/2vn29njm for more information.
For any queries, please email: delegation-philippines-ysb@eeas.europa.eu


The Study in Japan Open House 2023 is supported by the Embassy of Japan in the Philippines and The Japan Foundation, Manila.

Explore English-taught courses at top Japanese institutions, learn about scholarships and affordable education, and unlock global opportunities.

Schedule of in-person Mini-Fairs:

Manila: 1PM-5PM, Oct 7, 2023, at The Studio, Fully Booked BGC.
Cebu: 4PM-8PM, Oct 10, 2023, at F Cafe’ and Bar.

Admission is FREE! Secure your future today.

Register Now: http://bit.ly/SIJOH2023in-person


This Fullbright virtual info session would help interested individuals to learn more about programs that are open for application – and get a chance to hear from some of the distinguished alumni about their experience and the impact of being a Fulbrighter to their careers and future.


Learn more about the research grants on October 7, Saturday morning, 9am through Zoom joined by our Program Staff and Alumni. Registration for this virtual information session is FREE!

Register by clicking here https://smpl.is/7uusz !