MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The House Committee on Higher and Technical Education chaired by Rep. Mark Go (Lone District, Baguio City) on Monday approved the consolidation of six measures which seek to establish a Medical Scholarship and Return Service Program for deserving students in the country. These are House Bills 3445, 878,1626, 2139, 2881, and 3745 authored by Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto, Reps. Precious Hipolito-Castelo (2nd District, Quezon City), Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado (1st District, Bulacan), Angelina Tan (4th District, Quezon), Ann Hofer (2nd District, Zamboanga Sibugay), and Rufus Rodriguez (2nd District, Cagayan de Oro City) ,respectively. (Caption by Eddie Galvez/Photos by Gilbert Manalo- News and Documentation Section-Press and Public Affairs Bureau/ House of Representatives of the Philippines)