Grade 10 completers from private Junior High Schools (JHSs) who are not ESC grantees can now apply for the SHS Voucher Program for School Year 2017-2018. Applications may be done manually or online and are free of charge. The requirements include:
DepEd has issued DepEd Order 66, s. 2016 on the Detailed Guidelines on the Application for the SHS Voucher Program. Grade 10 completers from public JHSs, SUCs, and LUCs, and from private JHSs who are ESC grantees are automatically qualified to receive the voucher.
For more details on the applications and SHS Voucher Program, visit the Online Voucher Application Portal (OVAP).
Notable changes in the process for both manual and online applications: