According to NCR Regional Director Mitch Tangonan, this is on;ly the first batch of PGS scholaers, more will be following as the government plans to increase Training for work scholarships in order that students will have more access to sure jobs and employable skills after completion of their trainings.
Among the schools that were able to be part of the pilot implementation of the PGS was the Asian Academy of Business and Computer of which 100 students were awarded scholarships in the following fields:
- Computer hardware servicing NC II : 25 slots
- Programming NC IV: 25 slots
- Visual Graphics NC III: 25 slots
- Book Keeping NC III : 25 slots
There are other schools also co-implementing the program. For more details, you may check www.tesdaqc.wordpress.com for more details.