87 Bicolanos qualify for DOST-PSHS scholarship
Legazpi City (24 February) -- 87 Bicolano elementary graduates have qualified as scholars of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Philippine Science High School (PSHS) based on the Freshmen Admission Processing System.
DOST Bicol Regional Director Tomas B. Briņas explained that the passers of the DOST-PSHS examination given last November 7, 2009 in six testing centers in Bicol, are qualified to enter PSHS for school year 2010-2011.
Of the 87 successful examinees, eight may opt to enroll in PSHS Main Campus in Diliman, Quezon City or Goa Campus in Camarines Sur, together with 79 qualifiers.
The PSHS scholars for SY 2010-2011 include 25 in Albay, 10 in Camarines Norte, 35 in Camarines Sur, 6 in Catanduanes, 3 in Masbate, and 8 in Sorsogon.
The eight qualifiers at PSHS Main Campus are Candano, Danielle Bea Cortez (Legazpi City); Lagrito, Christian Kent Manila (Legazpi City); Mallapre, Owen Tito Orbase (Camarines Sur); Paraņal, Vince Christian Lavilla (Iriga City); Roco Russel Avery Imperial (Naga City); Salceda, Trisha Montais (Iriga City); Tatel, Nonito John Liguid (Catanduanes), and Villareal, Kristen Leanne Emberga (Sorsogon City).
The institution has already notified the qualifiers and their parents through individual notices by mail.
For more inquiries and further details, the qualifiers can visit or call PSHS-Bicol Region Campus at telephone nos. (054) 453-2048/453-1463 or PSHS Main Campus at telephone no. (02) 924-0614. (POLucena/CLGillego, DOST V/PIA) [top]