1st Basic Research Caravan held in Batanes

The National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) in collaboration with DOST R02 – PSTC Batanes commenced its very first Nationwide Regional Basic Research Caravan last August 14-15, 2019, with Batanes as its launching point. The Caravan is NRCP’s latest initiative to promote research and innovations for active involvement and increased utility. The event was graced by Usec. Brenda Nazareth-Manzano and shared that DOST recognizes the important role of the […]


Strengthening Food Safety in the Province

PSTC Batanes strives to strengthen food safety system in Batanes. An Advocacy-cum-Training on Food Safety held at Negosyo Center in DTI, Basco, Batanes, in collaboration with the Food and Drug Administration. FDA North Luzon Director Jesusa Joyce Cirunay was the resource speaker wherein she discussed the mandates of FDA and roles of stakeholders in strengthening food safety system in the province and in the country. Her discussion also tackles the […]


DOST joins 236th Payuhwan Fest

“Being Ivatan: Living It”, a very timely theme in line with the 236th Batanes Founding Anniversary celebration which is also dubbed as Payuhuan Festival. Various activities were held during the week-long celebration, June 26 to July 2, 2019, highlighting activities such as cultural parade, kanan du kumnavahayan (unity lunch), provincial sports tournament and Agro-Industrial Ecotourism Fair. During the fair, different national agencies and LGUs converged to showcase fresh produce from […]


Be an S&T Scholar for the Nation

The Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute is pleased to announce the availability of the 2020 DOST-SEI Undergraduate Scholarships. This is open to Grade 12 students in AY 2019-2020 who are interested in pursuing Science and Technology degree programs in college. The application form is downloadable at www.sei.dost.gov.ph. Please see below poster for more information. Deadline for Filing of Application: September 6, 2019 Date of Examination: October 20, 2019


BOSH in Batanes

The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. 02 in collaboration with Saint Dominic College of Batanes, Inc. conducted a Live-out Training on Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH) Course at SDC Function Hall on May 4 to 6, 2019.   The training aimed to prepare participants to formulate and implement occupational safety and health programs in their company. It also aimed to improve and strengthen workplace safety and […]


S&T Caravan goes to Batanes

The Department of Science and Technology Region 02 (DOST R02) in cooperation with the Batanes State College and the Provincial Government of Batanes conducted the 2019 S&T Caravan in the province of Batanes on March 11-16, 2019 with the theme “Empowering the Ivatans thru Science and Technology”. On day one, Opening Program was held at the Human Resource Training (HRTC) of the Provincial Capitol, Basco, Batanes. It was graced by […]


INAHS-SHS teamed up with PSTC Batanes

Seven Senior High School – Food Processing students from Itbayat National Agricultural High School had their work immersion in DOST. Work Immersion is one of the key feature of the Senior High School, K-12 curriculum of DepEd. Relative to this, INAHS, TESDA and DOST works hand-in-hand with an over all goal to better prepare SHS students for their future goals and careers, helping the students to familiarize themselves with the […]



by: Mitchel Raymund B. Lechuga, PA II The Provincial Science and Technology Center of Batanes conducts its yearly celebration of the Provincial Science and Technology Week on July 26, 2018 at the Ivatan Conference Hall, Deped, Basco, Batanes.   Integrated Science and Math Quiz Bee was conducted both to Elementary and Secondary schools while Oratorical contest was conducted for secondary schools only. Winners for the said contests were province’s representative […]



by: Mitchel Raymund B. Lechuga, PA-II A THREE-DAY compressed training workshop organized by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through the Batanes Provincial Science and Technology Center conducted BOSH training to some 50 participants from the province.   BOSH or Basic Occupational Safety and Health is part of the Department of Science and Technology in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment in equipping workers enough capabilities on […]



by: Mitchel Raymund B. Lechuga, PA-II The Provincial Science and Technology Center of Batanes conducted the 2017 Provincial Science and Technology Week, August 1-7, 2017.  The activities held during the S&T Week started with the participation of the religious sector when the Parish Priest of Basco, Fr. Zenki Manabat requested the PSTC Batanes for a Skills Training to be conducted to interested parishioners (even recycling used candles) into candles and […]