Ako Bicol Representative Rodel Batocabe met with the new batch of beneficiaries for the Ako Bicol Tulong Dunong program in the UP System. Each student receives a 25k grant for the semester.
He emphasized Ako Bicol’s primary advocacy on education and their desire to ensure that every Bicolano is granted access to affordable quality and well-rounded education. he also enjoined the students to do well in their studies and to value the scholarship given to them by completing their UP education and in the years to come, by becoming productive members of the Bicolano community.
This year’s grantees:
Anton C. Onato (Naga, Camarines Sur)
Xyeanne Million (BS Geology | Bato, Camarines Sur)
Christian Jay M. Millena (Juris Doctor | Daraga, Albay)
Mary Philline T. Descalzo (BS Social Work | Legazpi City, Albay)
Mae Cerdeña Toledo (BS Development Communication | Daraga, Albay)
Congratulations and Goodluck!