Former NRCP President is the New DOST Secretary
Excellent tidings for the science and technology community.
PROF. FORTUNATO T. DELA PEÑA, JR., former president of the National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) and former Undersecretary for S&T Services of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) was named as one of the 34 cabinet men of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s administration. President-elect Duterte, in his press conference in Davao City, last May 31, 2016, named Prof. de la Peña as his new Secretary for DOST.
DOST-TECHNICOM Program offers assistance to commercially-viable and locally-developed Research and Development projects
06 March 2017
The Department of Science and Technology thru the Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) is inviting our consortium member-institutions to submit commercially – viable and locally – developed Research and Development (R&D) projects geared towards market – readiness for CY 2017 funding under the Technology Innovation for Commercialization (TECHNICOM) Program.