1. Scholarship grant
2. Free board and lodging
3. Insured while enrolled in the Academy
4. In-house shipboard training
5. Personality, character, and leadership development through physical fitness, emotional literacy,         NROTC and varied extracurricular activities
6. Use of modern equipment and facilities
7. Lucrative employment onboard modern vessels of foreign shipping companies
1. Male or female, Single
2. Natural Born Filipino
3. Physically fit
4. Morally upright and has no derogatory record
5. Born from 01-April-1993 to 31-Mar-2000
6. Must be a High School Graduate
7. Minimum height of 5 ft. 4 in. (162.5 cm) for MALE and 5 ft. 2 in. (157.5 cm) for FEMALE applicants
8. Has a GPA of at least 83%
9. Has never been officially admitted at MAAP

NOTE: Strictly comply with qualification requirements. Inaccurate records may disqualify an applicant.

1. 2 copies of recent 2 x 2 colored pictures
2. Payment of non-refundable processing fee of P 300.00 in cash or check/money order payable to MAAP
3. Photocopy of birth certificate
4. Photocopy of High School Diploma or Certificate of Graduation
5. Photocopy of High School Report Card with at least a GPA of 83%
6. Mailing Fee - Php 130.00 via courier or express delivery

1. Get MAAP scholarship application forms from any of the testing/filing centers, Naval ROTC units, or      PCG stations nationwide
2. Submit duly accomplished application form with the requirements to designated filing centers either by      mail or in person
3. Receive admission slip either by mail or in person

NOTE: Registration time for entrance examination starts at 0630H and ends at 0930H.


Applicants must pass/meet standards covering four stages:

  • MAAP Entrance examination inclusive of the aptitude/emotional/intelligence/personality/psychological/neuro-psychiatric tests
  • Personal interview to be conducted by the BOA members
  • MAAP Medical criteria inclusive of physical, drug, lungs, dental, laboratory, audio test and color blindness test (ISHIHARA) test, visual acuity for far vision should be at least 20/30.
  • Orientation training for two months (April-May) inclusive of refresher classes in Math and English coupled with semi-regimental training