New offer Maritime Safety Scholarship

Memorandum from the Office of the Chairperson on the JICA Master’s Degree in Maritime Safety and Security Policy for Academic Year 2021-2022


Good day!


The CHED Scholarship Coordinating Committee (SCC) is pleased to invite your institution to nominate candidates to the Master’s Degree Program in Maritime Safety and Security Policy from 26 September 2021 to 16 September 2022 under the auspices of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).


The program is part of the Official Development Assistance of the Government of Japan through JICA’s Training Program for overseas participants. This is the master’s program conducted within the framework of JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program (Group and Region Focus). Research guidance will be, therefore, provided as provided for a master’s student at a regular graduate school. Attached for your reference is the General Information (GI) brochure regarding the program.


In nominating your candidate, we would like to invite your attention to Item A and B of Annex A indicating the GOP and the donor requirements and financial terms relative to the aforementioned program.


Please submit the letter of nomination signed by the head of the institution or duly authorized official together with the required documents on or before 5 March 2021 to the CHED International Affairs Staff (IAS) 2/F Higher Education Development Center, C.P. Garcia Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City. If your candidate meets the basic qualification requirements of the program, he/she shall be informed by the IAS of the schedule and meeting credentials for the online panel interview.


For details and queries, nominees may contact the International Affairs Staff (IAS) through telephone number (02) 8441-0750 and email address <>.

Dissemination of this memorandum is desired.




Keep safe and healthy,

Office of the Executive Director

Commission on Higher Education

Central Office