30 DAUSA Scholars Enroll at CSC-ST
Thu, July 4, 2002 9:47 pm
[Note: Originally posted on Kaming Danawanon, Vol VI, No. 2 May-Jul 2000]
DAUSA Adopt-a-Student Project Coordinators Candy Canga and Darling Dayondon confirmed that they had remitted the first semester tuition and miscellaneous fees for 30 scholars who had enrolled at the Cebu State College of Science and Technology – Danao City Campus in Sabang.
These DAUSA scholars are entitled to 4-year free tuition provided they pass all the subjects.
All scholars are enrolled in a 4-year course leading to a Bachelor’s degree in vocational or industrial education.
Scholarship recipients were graduates of the five barrio high schools in Danao who ranked in the top ten.
Without the DAUSA assistance these students were expected to seek jobs in Mitsumi or as GROs, dometic helpers in Cebu City or Manila.
Their parents are too poor to to send them to college without outside help.
Selection were based upon the recommendation from barrio high school principals.
Initial sponsors are the following: Winston & Pat Osmena-Misa – 10 scholars; the Lofranco Family of Texas – 10; Candy Canga – 5; Fred Almeda. – 2; Anita Jackson – 1; Leelin Cal – 1, Gina Valdez, 1; & Flora Hicks – 1.