The Dagupan Scholarship Committee, which is tasked with the preparation of the Implementing Rules and Regulations of this ordinance, has recently convened. Headed by Mayor Belen T. Fernandez, the committee comprises esteemed members including Vice Mayor Dean Bryan Kua, Schools Division Superintendent Aguedo Fernandez, Commission on Higher Education Acting Director Danilo Bose, President of the Association of Private Schools and Universities Dr. Aurora Samson-Reyna, City Social Welfare and Development Acting Head Irene Ferrer, and League of Barangays President Councilor Lino Fernandez.
Their collective expertise, commitment, and passion will drive the successful implementation and administration of this scholarship and educational assistance program, offering a springboard for Dagupan’s youth to reach their full potential.
This initiative by Mayor Belen is more than just a project; it is a promise – a promise of equal opportunity, access to quality education, and empowerment for our city’s next generation. It affirms our belief that every Dagupeño has the right to pursue their dreams, excel in their chosen field, and contribute significantly to the growth and development of Dagupan. We celebrate this milestone today as we pave the way for a brighter, more prosperous future for all.