PSTO Camarines Sur, DOST-SEI facilitate 2022 JLSS examination at BISCAST, Naga City
On 27 August 2022, the Department of Science and Technology V Provincial Science and Technology Office Camarines Sur (DOST PSTO CS), together with DOST Science Education Institute (SEI), facilitated the 2022 Junior Level Science Scholarship (JLSS) examination in Bicol State College of Applied Sciences and Technology (BISCAST), Naga City.
For this year, a total of 133 students took the exam in the morning session and 132 for the afternoon session.
“Qualifiers who will avail of the program will enjoy full benefits of the scholarship for the whole duration of their programs of study. These include monthly stipend of ₱7,000; tuition fee subsidy of up to ₱40,000 per academic year for those who will enroll in private institutions; learning materials and/or connectivity allowance; one-time MS/PE clothing allowance; one economy-class roundtrip fare per academic year for those who will study outside their home province; group health and accident insurance; and thesis and graduation allowance.”
To avail the scholarship award, qualifiers must enrol in identified priority S&T courses in state universities and colleges, or in private higher education institutions recognized by the Commission on Higher Education as Centers of Excellence or Centers of Development, or with at least Level III accreditation from the Federation of Accrediting Agencies of the Philippines for the priority S&T courses. The list of priority S&T courses can be found in the DOST-SEI website.