Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Tuesday, 24 October 2017 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
Region R02 Submenu
Latest News
News Headlines
Foto Releases
One Luzon
120131-r2-turnover

Outgoing DOLE 2 Regional Director Grace Y. Ursua turns over the ‘key’ of responsibility to Atty. Sixto T. Rodriguez. The turn-over ceremony; which was held on 30 January 2012 at Las Palmas Resort and Restaurant, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan; was well attended by DOLE 2 Staff, some PESO Federation Officers, some Local Executives and heads of attached and partner agencies. Atty. Rodriguez who hails from Tumauini, Isabela but now resides in Villasis, Pangasinan was the OIC Regional Director of DOLE CAR. Dir. Ursua will be re-assigned to DOLE 1. (PIA-2)
Cagayan Valley Region

PIA Press Release
Monday, January 30, 2012

LGU-Solana offers cash incentives to college students

SOLANA, Cagayan, Jan. 30 (PIA) -- In order to augment daily expenses of college students who are pursuing degree courses, the Local Government Unit has adopted a mechanism of granting cash incentives to financially support college students.

Shery-Ann Garunay, secretary to the mayor, said Mayor Meynard Carag initiated the project to help poor but deserving college students.

The LGU has allotted funds for 400 slots, wherein each recipient will receive P1,000 per semester.

The recipients are required to submit certification of grades with a maintaining average not lower than 83, and a barangay clearance.

“The program aims to help bridge the education of the students financially and to lessen burden of their parents who are, mostly, farm laborers,” Garunay said.

Garunay said the financial assistance is not very strict with its requirements as long as they are really enrolled in tertiary schools, pursuing any course and are residents of the town.

This is merely to augment to the allowance of the students because majority of them commutes everyday in going to the adjacent city of Tuguegarao where the tertiary schools are located, Garunay clarified.

She further stated that the Mayor believes that the program is also a good investment for education. (OTB/PIA-2 with Marineth, Jane and Floriza)

 
Latest Stories
  • DOST project beneficiary produces biggest 'ulang' (R02)
  • Balikbayan finds ulang production profitable (R02)
  • 2 Tuguegarao City universities sponsor medical mission (R02)
  • NGCP to install additional power transmission line in Cagayan Valley (R02)
  • DSWD-2 chief receives “Best Manager” award (R02)
  • City residents benefit from free medical, dental mission (R02)
  • Labeling of agriculture-processed products, handicrafts pushed (R02)
  • Gov't to implement water dev't projects in 3 N. Vizcaya towns (R02)
  • Quirino tourism office unveils provincial tourism master plan (R02)
  • LGU-Solana offers cash incentives to college students (R02)
  • BFAR distributes fingerlings to dengue-prone barangays (R02)
  • BIR – Isabela intensifies tax mapping operations (R02)
  • DOLE recruits call center agents in region 2 (R02)
  • Ordinance requiring motorcycle drivers, backriders to wear helmets passed (R02)
  • BFAR awaits completion of municipal ordinances for planned FAO for ludong conservation (R02)

    Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
    For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
    Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
    PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines