The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. VIII (DOST ROVIII) is pleased to announce that the result of the 2014 Junior Level Science Scholarship (JLSS) under RA 10612 examination has already been released. Sixteen (16) out of One Hundred Five (105) applicants from Region VIII who took the said scholarship examination last October 18, 2014 have successfully passed.
The JLSS is a scholarship program of the DOST-SEI under the Republic Act No.10612, entitled "An Act Expanding the Coverage of the Science and Technology (S&T) Scholarship Program and Strengthening and Teaching of Science and Mathematics in Secondary School", otherwise known as "Fast-Tracked S&T Scholarship Act of 2013", this law builds on the current S&T scholarships offered by the DOST-SEI as provided for in RA 7687 of the "Science and Technology Scholarship Act of 1994."
The qualifiers shall be awarded the RA 10612 scholarship grants effective Second Semester, AY 2014-2015. Qualifiers will receive the privileges following the existing financial assistance of the RA 7687 scholars. They will be entitled to subsidy for tuition fee and other school fees, monthly living allowance for 10 to 11 months, book allowance, and more during the last 2 or 3 years of their undergraduate studies.
Schedule of the Scholarship Orientation and Signing of the Scholarship Agreement (SA) will be specified in the Notice of Award to be sent by the DOST VIII.
For details and inquiries, please visit the DOST Regional Office No.VIII, Government Center, Palo, Leyte or call (053) 832-4139 / 323-5252 or mobile numbers 0910-926-8631 and look for John E. Dacatimbang.