DOST – SEI 2015 S&T Scholarships Forms are now available at PSTC Batanes

The Provincial Science and Technology Center ( PSTC ) Batanes of  Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. 02 (DOST 02), through the Science Education Institute (SEI)  announces the availability of application forms for the SY2015-2016 Science and Technology (S&T) Scholarships. Applications forms are now available to graduating high school students who intend to pursue a degree in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at PSTC Batanes. DOST-SEI offers two […]


Conquering the Fear of going to Itbayat

A small boat is the only way in going to the Island of Itbayat, Batanes but lucky sometimes if chartered plane is scheduled. We promised our visitors from the DOST-Industrial Technology Institute (ITDI) that we will try our best to request for the chartered plane but sad to note that there was no available plane during that time. So, as good soldiers and government servants we pushed through with the […]


Itbayat soon to produce Souvenir items

The Provincial Science and Technology Center-Batanes in coordination with the Provincial Local Government Unit of Batanes and the DOST-Industrial Technology Institute (ITDI) will be establishing a production Center for Ceramics Novelty Items in Itbayat, Batanes.  Experts from DOST- ITDI visited the site of the project to assess the feasibility of establishing a production center utilizing clay from the island for ceramics novelty items production. A consultative meeting with the Local […]


PSTC Batanes Joins Batanes Week Celebration

One of the highlights of the Batanes Week celebration on June 25 -31, 2014, is the product exhibit at the Agro Industrial Fair held at the Batan Plaza, Basco, Batanes. Different products as well as services were showcased by different line agencies, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and the different Local Government Units of Batanes Province. The booth of the Provincial Science and Technology Center (PSTC) in Batanes showcased […]


DOST ASec. Raymund E. Liboro and the S4SC and Project NOAH Briefing and Orientation in the province

by: MITCHEL RAYMUND B. LECHUGA, PA-I Batanes – the so-called typhoon prone province held its briefing and orientation on Science for Safer Community (S4SC) and the Project NOAH. This was conducted at the Batanes State College Auditorium on April 3, 2014 and attended by 42 participants from the different sectors. This includes the Philippine Navy, PNP, PIA, PLGU’s, MLGU’s, Science teachers, students and some private sectors from the province. The […]


DOST’s Sec. Mario G. Montejo and USec. Carol M. Yorobe visits PSTC Batanes

By:     MITCHEL RAYMUND B. LECHUGA,  PSTC-Batanes, Project Assistant I Department of Science and Technology USec. Carol M. Yorobe led the arrival of Directors from the different Regions in the country on April 2. 2014 for the first Regional Directors’ Quarterly Meeting conducted in the province of Batanes which was held at the same day. Secretary Montejo followed the next day where he was welcomed by the Batanes Congw. Dina Abad […]


IP Orientation in Batanes

By:     MITCHEL RAYMUND B. LECHUGA, PA-I Intellectual Property – this refers to the copyrights of any individual who manage to make any intellectually done properties to protect it from any perforation and pilfering activities. For the people of Batanes, this kind of protecting their properties is very important not only for their lives but for the benefits of their works.  INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PHILIPPINES, with the help of its area manager […]


PSTC Batanes hosts Regional Directors’ Meeting

By:     MITCHEL RAYMUND B. LECHUGA, PSTC-Batanes, Project Assistant I   THE DEPARTMENT of Science and Technology Regional Office No. 2 – Provincial Science and Technology Center of Batanes hosted its National Directors’ Quarterly Meeting on April 2. 2014 in the leadership of Regional Director Urdujah A. Tejada, assisted by the ARD Sancho A. Mabborang and PST Director Nora T. Garcia with the cooperation of the DOST RO2 staff.  During the meeting, […]


2015 DOST Undergraduate Scholarships

The applications for the 2015 Science and Technology Undergraduate Scholarship Program are now available to graduating senior high school students who intend to pursue a degree in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The Undergraduate Scholarship Programs of the Department of Science and Technology, implemented by the Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI), are open yearly to talented and deserving students who wish to pursue 4- or 5- year courses in priority science […]


Library in a box! Installed in the province

by: Mitchel Raymund B. Lechuga  Indeed a Library in a Box!  Aristotle P. Carandang, PhD, “sir Toti” as they call him, a project leader from the STII with his team installed eight (8) Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated Kiosk Stations (STARBOOKS) units in the province. Beneficiaries of this first Science Digital Library project are: 1.     Batanes National Science High School 2.     Batanes State College 3.     Itbayat National […]