WHO: Artistically gifted and talented children (incoming Grade 7) all over the Philippines; not more than 14 years old; willing to study in a boarding school; and determined to pursue college degree/career in Dance, Creative Writing, Architecture, Fine Arts, Music, Theater Arts, Journalism, or any related courses upon graduation from PHSA .  Applicants will go through an audition process to determine their artistic skills and talent under the supervision of the audition masters for each of the five (5) art endeavors (Dance-Ballet and Folk; Creative Writing; Visual Arts; Music; Theater Arts) .           

WHAT: The successful applicant is awarded free tuition fee, board and lodging (with weekend home leave with the parents or with a designated legal guardian), classes with master teachers, a monthly stipend, plus the chance to represent the country and the school in international festivals, competitions and exchange programs.  The grant is renewable and every year for four to six consecutive school years upon satisfaction of academic and non-academic requirements.

WHERE: Screening of applicants for this year will be conducted in the following:

  • Luzon: Malolos, Bulacan; Legaspi City, Albay; Laoag; Nueva Ecija; Los Baños, Laguna
  • Visayas: Tacloban; Bacolod; Cebu
  • Mindanao: General Santos; Dipolog
  • NCR: Manila

WHEN: No specific date yet (we will post it to our website or fb account as soon as possible)

HOW: Send fully accomplished scholarship form and requirements directly to:
                                    The Annual Nationwide Search for Young Arts Scholars (ANSYAS)
                                    Philippine High School for the Arts
                                    National Arts Center, Mt. Makiling, Los Baños 4030, Laguna                       
E-mail ad: phsa.ansyas@gmail.com
Contact Nos: 0917-866-3097 / 049-576-4100
Telefax: 049-536-5973
Contact persons: Ms. Josefina Guillen and Shirley de Quiroz

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Philippine High School for the Arts
National Arts Center, Mt. Makiling, College, 4031 Los Baños, Laguna
(049) 536-5971 to 73 / (049) 536-2862