- Written by Eric C. Colmenares
- Published: 27 November 2013
DOST Region XI in cooperation with the Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) is pleased to announce the conduct of the 2013 Regional Invention Contest and Exhibit (RICE 2013) on September 26-28, 2013 in Davao City. RICE 2013 is open to both the public and private sector inventors and researchers. Contest categories include Invention, Utility Model, Industrial Design, Creative Research and the SIBOL Student Creative categories for high school and college. Cash prizes and plaques/ certificates will be awarded to winning entries and will have a chance at qualifying for the 2013 National Invention Contest and Exhibit (NICE).