The provincial government of South Cotabato will provide P5,000 financial assistance to poor students studying in college.
Provincial Administrator Atty. Renette Bagaman Bergado, who represented Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr., announced this during a meeting with the presidents of the private colleges and universities in the province Tuesday night, December 10.
“Ang tulong pinansyal na ito ay ginawang hakbang ng ating probinsya upang matulungan ang mga mahihirap na mag-aaral sa kolehiyo na hindi beneficiary ng anumang government scholarship programs,” Bergado said.
The official said the provincial government has already started distributing application forms in various schools in the province.
Applicants have to comply with the requirements, such as submission of the statement of account and grades