How to apply

Eligibility to the program:
  • have at least one (1) full year of work experience as photojournalist, photo editor, photographer or journalist
  • be a college graduate with an average of B or higher
  • be proficient in oral and written English
  • be proficient in photo editing software and in basic computer and Internet operations
  • have access to a digital single lens reflex (SLR) camera system and a computer with Internet connection and industry-standard photo-editing programs

All students must have access to a digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera system.


Applications for admission and study grants must be submitted by January 2021

Applying for*:

Applicant Information:

Civil Status*: 

Date of Birth:

Current employment, if any




List the name of the person who will write an endorsement letter for you, his/her title or position and address.


Upload Resume and supporting documents: accepted files: doc, docx, pdf

Payment Procedures

For International Payments:

Ateneo De Manila University

Chinabank [USD]
Account name: Ateneo de Manila University
Address: Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Bank account number: 101731121-5
Bank name: Chinabank
Bank address: Binondo business branch, Manila
Swift code: CHBKPHMM (Chinabank, Binondo Business Center branch)

For Local Payments:

Ateneo De Manila University
OVER THE COUNTER Payments (Client module)

  1. Go to the nearest / most convenient Metrobank Trust Co. (MBTC) Branch.
  2. Get a copy of Metrobank’s “Payment Slip” (pls find attached SAMPLE copy) and accomplish the required information/detailsNOTE: Slips are to be accomplished in duplicate copies.
    1st copy- Bank copy
    2nd copy- Client’s copy

  3. Present payment slip to MBTC tellers together with payment.
  4. Once validated, MBTC Teller will give Ateneo De Manila University client/client representative a validated copy.
  5. Before leaving, Check & verify the copy received (Payment slip serves as proof of payment);
    1. if validated.
    2. and, if the copy was the one accomplished & presented to the Bank teller
  6. Email the scanned validated copy of payment slip to You will be emailed a scanned copy of official receipt once it is issued by Ateneo.

*All information provided will be kept confidential. ACFJ will not disclose any personal information to a third party without your consent, unless required or authorized by law or other regulation.