Tuesday, May 23, 2017


LEGAZPI CITY, May 23, 2017 – The Department of Health Regional Office V Director, Dr. Napoleon Arevalo announces the Midwifery Scholarship grant to  qualified students in the six provinces of the Bicol Region this year.

Arevalo issued the criteria and requirements of the scholarship grant to wit:  Must be a Filipino Citizen; Physically and Mentally fit; Must pass the school admission for BS Midwifery; Lives in Geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas (GIDA) or in an 5th or 6th class municipality; and Belongs to an indigenous community. To be submitted are the following:  Accomplished Scholarship Form at the DOH; Photocopy of Report Card  Form 18; Photocopy of NSO certificate; Certificate of Good moral character; and Three (3) pcs 1x1 or 2x2 pictures.

Interested applicants may proceed at the Human Resource Development Unit (HRDU)  of DOH RO V to fill up the application form and submit requirements.

The deadline for filing of application will be on March 26, 2017. For inquiries, contact (052) 483-5659/483-0935 local 507. (Mar de la Cruz)