Muntinlupa City is home to academic achievers as it produces individuals excelling in their respective fields. Mayor Jaime Fresnedi recognizes eight college honor graduates from Muntinlupa during the local government’s flag raising rites on January 21. The Latin Honor Awardees who graduated from the University of the Philippines – Diliman, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Asia Pacific College, and Rizal Technological University are local government scholars under the Muntinlupa Scholarship Program. Muntinlupa residents graduating with latin honors are incentivized with financial assistance: cum laude (P10,000), magna cum laude (P15,000), and summa cum laude (P20,000). Recently, the city takes pride in the feat of a research team from Muntinlupa National High School as a winner in the 2019 Zayed Sustainability Prize – Global High Schools category.