Active members of GSIS in Negros Oriental are encouraged to join the GSIS Scholarship Program.
The 200 scholarship slots are made available in National Capital Region (61 slots), Luzon (58), Visayas (37) and Mindanao (44) for school year 2012 to 2013.
To join, members need to fill in an application form available at all GSIS offices nationwide or can be downloaded at the GSIS website, http://www.gsis.gov.ph.
Under the program, winning members will select any incoming college freshman or current college student of their choice to be the beneficiary of the scholarship.
Duly accomplished forms must be submitted to any GSIS office for processing. Winning members will be drawn through an electronic raffle.
The scholars will enjoy tuition and miscellaneous fees of P20,000 per semester and a monthly stipend of P2,000.
The member grantee will be given 30 days from the first day of publication of winners in newspapers within which to submit the nomination form and requirements.
This GSIS Scholarship Program is one of the major corporate a social responsibility which is to assist the youth achieve their goals to finish their desired course by providing them free tertiary education.
GSIS scholars may enroll in any school or degree of their choice.