DOST announces 2009 PSHS NCE results
By Engr. Mario E. de la Pena
Manila (9 February) -- Secretary Estrella F. Alabastro of the Department of Science and Technology and Chair of the Philippine Science High School System Board of Trustees announces the successful qualifiers to the PSHS Search for Scholars for 2009.
Of the 21,303 applicants, 1,119 examinees successfully hurdled the one-step screening administered on November 15, 2008. The PSHS System has eleven (11) campuses all over the country.
The qualifiers have to IMMEDIATELY contact the Registrar or the Campus Director of the PSHS Campus where they qualified, or visit the following websites: www.pshs.edu.ph or www.dost.gov.ph for more information on early enrolment. For principal qualifiers of Region 3 and CAR, contact the PSHS System Admissions Office for the schedule and venue for distribution of enrolment forms. Last day for pre-enrolment of principal qualifiers is on March 31, 2009. Specific schedule of other enrolment activities shall be announced by the respective campuses.
In the province of Siquijor, out of 108 applicants who took the entrance examination last November 15, 2008 at Siquijor State College, only 3 examinees successfully qualified the exam. The successful applicants are; Bebviet Franz R. Bulagao of Lazi Central School, Chenee Clea E. Gumalo of Enrique Villanueva Central School and Axl A. Sister of Larena Central Elementary School.
The qualified pupils are advised to contact the Campus Director of the PSHS Campus in Central Visayas, Talaytay, Argao, Cebu, tel no. (032)367742 or (032)5161543.
The PSHS scholars get a monthly stipend in addition to free tuition fee and free loan of textbooks. Uniform, transportation and living allowances are also given according to financial need. Scholars are expected to meet the highest standard of scholastic achievement and behavior. (MEP-DOST Siquijor) [top]