Here are the DSWD Educational Assistance Payout updates.
Dated : 18/09/2022 : DSWD Opened 4 new Payout sites (see below)
According to the Super Radyo dzBB report, education assistance in the country totaled P1,033,610,800 from August 20 to September 17, 2022.
An estimated 414,482 students benefited from the program, which include 136,349 college students, 58,502 senior high school students, 92,856 junior high students, and 126,775 elementary students.
Last September 10, the DSWD announced that they had closed the online application for its educational assistance program for indigent students due to the high volume of applications against limited available funds. — DVM, GMA News
Some beneficiaries received cash assistance on the second Saturday of distribution of the educational assistance payout at the Department of Social Welfare and Development office on Gastambide Street in Manila (August 27, 2022).
DSWD Educational Assistance Payout New Sites
Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) opened four more payout sites in the National Capital Region to continue distributing educational aid to needy students.
According to DSWD Assistant Secretary Romel Lopez, new payout sites are
- CIS- Onsite Gastambide for Manila and Pateros),
- NVRC Proj. 4 QC (for Marikina City),
- NBBN Elem School Navotas for Navotas)
- Muntinlupa City Hall for the people of Muntinlupa.
The DSWD has designated 203 pay out sites nationwide for this purpose.
This includes the off-site payout for ten geographically isolated and underserved areas in regions 1,5,10,11, and Caraga.
Only those who have received text confirmation will be permitted to enter the payout sites, according to DSWD.
Also Read: How to Apply for DSWD Assistance Video Guide