The Department of Social Welfare and Development offers an online registration link for Filipinos seeking to use the DSWD educational cash assistance program. There’s no more walk-in procedure, so everyone must first obtain a QR code to fill out an online application. After filling out this form, students or their parents/guardians will receive a text message from DSWD with the schedule for an appointment to submit their document requirements and have the screening before picking up the cash assistance.
Registering online with DSWD is the first step to take when applying for the program. You can register for the DSWD educational assistance program by scanning a QR code, emailing the DSWD office, or accessing a link portal and entering your personal information. Follow the steps below to register.
Please be advised that each DSWD Field office in the Philippines has its own URL. To register online, you must visit the DSWD website and Facebook Page for your specific province. We’ve gathered all of these links in one place so you don’t have to search for them.
DSWD AICS Educational Cash Assistance Purpose
The Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) is a program of the Department of Social Welfare and it is intended for individuals who are in a crisis situation. This program is for people going through tough times, like when a family member gets sick or dies, or those who have crisis problems. This provides financial assistance in the event of death, illness, or education expenses. For this school year, financially disadvantaged students can receive an allowance from DSWD.
The AICS Educational Assistance by DSWD is a program that gives financial aid to those in need.
DSWD Online Registration Form for Cash Assistance
The DSWD Online Registration Form is a form that must be completed by those who want to apply for the Cash Assistance program. Personal information, such as name, phone numbers, and home address, is necessary.
Before delivering their paper requirements at the designated location, applicants will need to receive a confirmation text message from the DSWD office. If you want to participate in the AICS program, this application form is critical.
Here’s a sample of the said Google Doc form online:
Information to Supply in the Online Registration Form
For those who are going to access the DSWD online form, you will need to enter your personal details as well as other pertinent information. Here are the rest of the information you should supply:
- Choose your school level
- Personal Info
- School Info
- Parents or Guardian Info
- Upload School Papers (Enrollment Form/Statement of Account)
How to Register in the DSWD Online Form QR Code
As mentioned, walk-in applications are no longer entertained by the DSWD. All individuals who want to avail of the AICS program must now register online through the QR code that can be found on the official DSWD website and Facebook page. After scanning, you will be directed to Google Docs where you can fill out the registration form. Follow these steps to apply:
Step 1: Based on the DSWD Field Office in your area, you may use the QR Code link to access the Registration Link.
You must go to the assigned URL link for registration which will lead you to a Google Doc form. To find out how to access the QR code or registration link, please see the list below. These are the list of procedures on how to get the QR Code/Registration Link for each DSWD Field Office.
- DSWD NCR QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD QR Code CAR Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD CARAGA QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 1 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 2 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 3 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 4A QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 4B QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 5 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 6 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 7 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 8 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 9 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 10 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 11 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
- Apply for DSWD Region 12 QR Code Educational Cash Assistance
Note: The website form link might be temporarily deactivated. So you’ll have to come back later when it reopens. One key thing to remember is to frequently check your local DSWD field office’s Facebook Page for announcements.
Step 2: After you follow the QR Code registration link, fill out the Google Doc Form with your details.
Please double-check the information in the form, especially your phone number and contact information, to prevent any delays.
Step 3: Wait for a text response from the DSWD office, which will provide you with information about your appointment date and time.
You can’t visit the DSWD office or submit paperwork until you’ve confirmed your text message so that the office can accommodate you.
Step 4: On the day of the appointment, submit all necessary documents.
Please ensure that you have collected all of the necessary requirements before your appointment, as incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Step 5: DSWD will review your application and interview you to ensure that you are eligible for the program.
After the social welfare officers from DSWD receive and review your application documents, they will make a decision. If your application is approved, you will receive the financial benefit.
Directory of DSWD Field Office Facebook Pages
To receive the most up-to-date information, follow your DSWD Field Office’s Facebook page. Below are the links to the DSWD official Facebook pages:
- DSWD Field Office 1 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo1
- DSWD Field Office 2 FB Page – facebook.com/DSWDDos
- DSWD Field Office 3 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo3
- DSWD Field Office 4-B FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo4a
- DSWD Field Office 4-B FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfomimaropa
- DSWD Field Office 5 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo5
- DSWD Field Office 6 FB Page – facebook.com/dswd06
- DSWD Field Office 7 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo7
- DSWD Field Office 8 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdeasternvisayas
- DSWD Field Office 9 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo9
- DSWD Field Office 10 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo10
- DSWD Field Office 11 FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfo11
- DSWD Field Office 12 FB Page – facebook.com/people/DSWD-XII/100069260497757/
- DSWD Field Office NCR FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfoncr
- DSWD Field Office CAR FB Page – facebook.com/dswdfocar
- DSWD Field Office CARAGA FB Page – facebook.com/dswdcaraga
Please follow the Facebook Page of your local DSWD office to ensure that you have up-to-date URL and QR codes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some frequently asked questions about the DSWD AICS Educational Assistance program that might help you with the application process:
Q: How often can I avail of the AICS?
A: You may avail of the AICS only once.
Q: How much financial assistance can I receive from the AICS?
A: The amount of financial assistance that you can receive from the AICS will depend on your school level. The minimum is PHP 1000 and the maximum is PHP 4000.
Q: Do I need to submit any documents when I apply for the AICS?
A: Yes, you will need to submit copies of your IDs and proof of enrollment.
Q: How will I know if my application is approved?
A: You will receive a text message from the DSWD office for the appointment. During the appointment date and location, your documents will be reviewed. DSWD will interview the applicant to confirm eligibility for the program.
Q: Who is eligible to apply for the AICS?
A: Students who are enrolled in school (elementary, high school, senior high school, vocational, college/university) who are experiencing financial difficulties and in certain crisis conditions.
Q: I am not a Filipino citizen, can I still apply for the AICS?
A: No, the AICS is only open to Filipino citizens.
Q: What is the QR Code of the Educational Assistance Form for DSWD Online Registration?
A: It depends on the DSWD province field office assigned in your city. So please make sure to check which region you belong to and follow the instructions to the QR code based on that region.
The DSWD AICS is a financial assistance program that provides educational support to students who are experiencing difficulty in paying for their schooling.
To apply, students will need to submit copies of their IDs and proof of enrollment. The amount of financial assistance granted will depend on the student’s school level.
Once approved, the student will receive a text message from the DSWD office to confirm the appointment date and time. During the appointment, DSWD will review the documents and interview the applicant to confirm eligibility for the program. If you have any questions about the AICS or need help with your application, you may contact your local DSWD office or follow their official Facebook page.
Please be advised on the process of accessing the DSWD QR code registration link form in the information above.