9.7K students to benefit from Cebu City’s scholarship program

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with 19 schools in the city for scholarship program of over 9,700 students in the city. Mayor Edgardo Labella led the signing…

New Zealand government opens application for post-graduate scholarships

Irene R. Sino Cruz 02/07/2020

CEBU CITY—Young Cebuanos have the opportunity to pursue post-graduate studies in New Zealand universities for free. Ambassador-designate Peter Kell, in an interview, explained that the New Zealand Embassy in Manila has started accepting applications for 24 scholarship…

Cebu City to give P150 subsidy to each graduate of the 126 public schools in the city

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/02/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Graduates of all public elementary and high schools in Cebu City are expected to each receive a P150 subsidy this March for their graduation rites. Councilor Joy Young, deputy mayor for scholarships and education, told…

Opposition bets slam plan to revoke scholarships of militant students

Inquirer.net 02/20/2019

MANILA, Philippines – Otso Diretso senatorial candidates on Wednesday came to the defense of progressive students and assailed National Youth Commission (NYC) chairperson Ronald Cardema for asking President Rodrigo Duterte to revoke the scholarships of “anti-government” students.…

NYC chair: Remove scholarships of ‘anti-government’ students

Inquirer.net 02/20/2019

MANILA, Philippines — The National Youth Commission (NYC) chair Ronald Cardema is calling on President Rodrigo Duterte to revoke the scholarships of “anti-government” students. In a statement on Tuesday, Cardema specified students linked to the Communist Party…

Provincial Government awards scholarships to over 600 college students in Cebu

07/09/2018

A total of 679 students in Cebu province were granted educational assistance under the Paglaum Scholarship program at the Capitol Social Hall, Cebu City on Monday morning (July 9). Cebu Governor Honorable Hilario Davide and Vice Governor…

Fil-Am bares US scholarship opportunities

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 05/24/2018

Where else can you get a bigger inspiration than from your parents? Filipino-American, Zholl Tablante, took inspiration from his late father whose endeavors to help schools in their hometown in Angeles City, Pampanga, were unknown to him…

Additional honoraria, scholarships for new SK officials

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/17/2018

THE newly elected Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) officials in Cebu City may get additional honoraria and scholarship grants from the Cebu City government. Mayor Tomas Osmeña announced that he plans to provide additional honoraria as well as scholarship…

More scholarships, medical schools for aspiring doctors

03/19/2018

The provincial government and other local governments should sponsor more scholarships for those interested in becoming a doctor to solve the shortage of medical personnel in the countryside. Visiting Japanese professor Dr. Sam Tabuchi of the Toyo…

USPF sets new educational partnership with PMA

PR 05/22/2017

THE University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) is set to host the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class of 2019 Cadets Southern Tour on May 22.   The university’s spacious grounds will be used to conduct a school…

Tomas asks urban poor groups’ support in his bid to take back SRP lots

Morexette Erram 12/03/2016

Cebu City Tomas Osmeña called for support from members of the urban poor communities in Cebu City to claim back the real estate properties several national conglomerates purchased and owned in the South Road Properties (SRP) in…

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