|DOST Secretary Engr. Mario G. Montejo|
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The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has reportedly given graduate scholarship grants to 323 qualifiers for its Accelerated Science and Technology Human Resources Development Program (ASTHRDP) and Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT), June 24, 2011.
Apparently, the new scholars will pursue graduate studies in different various priority science and technology areas.
Similar reports reveal that the graduate scholars shall be entitled to enjoy such privileges as tuition and other school fees, monthly stipend, book allowance, transportation allowance for those who will be studying outside their home province, group insurance and thesis/dissertation fund.
After graduation, the scholars are required and expected to serve in the country for the number of years they enjoyed the scholarship, particularly in research and development activities.
DOST through the Science Education Institute announces the names of the scholarship qualifiers for SY 2011-2012.