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Certification as DOST RA7687 Scholar

Requested from SEI by C. Dela Cruz at 09:57 PM on Nov 15, 2022.
Purpose: Local Employment
Date of Coverage: 11/15/2022 - 11/15/2022
Tracking no: #SEI-851872876728

Dela Cruz 09:57 PM, Nov 15, 2022

Good day!

I was granted a scholarship under the DOST RA7687 Scholarship Program in 2019 and graduated in 2013. In line with this, I would like to request a certification to serve as proof that I was awarded the said scholarship. This certification will be used for local employment purposes.

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you need additional information to process my request. Thank you, and stay safe!

Best regards,

November 16, 2022

Dear Christopher,


Thank you for your request dated Nov 15, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Certification as DOST RA7687 Scholar.

Response to your request

We regret to inform you that your request is not under Executive Order No. 2 s. 2016 on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch. We were able to determine that your request cannot be counted as a valid FOI request as it is part of the frontline service of the DOST-SEI, hence your request is denied.

However, we forwarded to the Science and Technology Scholarship Division (STSD) your request regarding the certification as DOST RA 7687 scholar. You may coordinate with STSD by email at for your concern. And you may also contact them on (02) 8330-8876 or (02) 8330-8826.
Should you have any concern regarding the scholarship, you may write directly to:
Dr. Josette T. Biyo
Director IV
Science Education Institute
1st and 2nd level, Science Heritage Bldg., DOST Compound, Gen. Santos Ave. 
Bicutan, Taguig City

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If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Department Central Appeals and Review Committee, Department of Science and Technology, General Santos Avenue, Bicutan, Taguig City
Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

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Thank you.

FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

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