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DOST Recognizes Young Achievers through YES Awards
Written by Loren   
Friday, 25 March 2011

With an aim to give recognition to young achievers in international science and mathematics competition,

Department of Science and Technology (DOST), region 10 awards three young outstanding pupils from Northern Mindanao.

According to Alfonso Alamban , Director of DOST-10, the three outstanding pupils receive the Youth Excellence in Science (YES) awards 2010.

Among them are Angelo Miguel Eduarte and Royce Val Malalis of City Central School, Cagayan de Oro City, who both won the bronze medal during the 6th International Mathematics Competition, held in Singapore on August 6-10, 2010 and Charles Fernan of La Salle Academy, Iligan City who capped the bronze medal during the Primary Math Olympiad held in China, on August 11-12, 2010.

YES awardees will receive their YES medals soon in an awarding ceremony that will be announced by DOST-10.

Through this kind of recognition, DOST is competent to encourage young students to exert effort for excellence in the fields of science and mathematics. [via pia.gov.ph]


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