4 weeks DoLE rolls out P1-B scholarship program Manilatimes
THE Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) has rolled out its P1-billion scholarship program for college dependents of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) displaced by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd. File phoro Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd on Wednesday bared that the department’s regional offices were ready to process applications for the Tabang OFW program, which grants a one-time financial assistance of P30,000 to dependents of OFWs enrolled in college. “The assistance is on a first-come, first-served basis that is why we advise our OFWs to apply at our regional offices this early. They will facilitate the preparation of payment, including the release of ... more