The Department of Science and Technology- Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI), through its webinar on "Leadership and Volunteerism for Community Resilience," urges its scholarship qualifiers to serve their communities through volunteerism as part of their responsibility to the country as scholars. 

Thirty rural health unit workers, barangay health workers, and barangay nutrition scholars receive training on food production from the Department of Science and Technology Region XI (DOST XI) through its Provincial Science and Technology Center in Davao Oriental as part of the continuing effort to improve health and nutrition among children in the area. 

"The most crucial element (in strengthening South-South cooperation) is empowering people because they are the movers behind these networks."

This statement was emphasized by the Department of Science and Technology XI (DOST XI) Regional Director and Corporate Secretary of Hydrology for Environment, Life and Policy (HELP Davao Network), Dr. Anthony C. Sales, during the discussion in the Malaysian National Commission Network Dialogue conducted last July 22.

A total of 28 Indigenous Farmers from OsmeƱa United Indigenous People Association (OSMUPA) in Davao del Sur joined the Turmeric Plant Propagation Training conducted by the Department of Science and Technology XI (DOST XI) as part of the agency's Community Empowerment through Science and Technology (CEST) program. 

The Department of Science and Technology Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) is still accepting applications from junior college students or incoming 2nd-year college students for the Junior Level Science Scholarship (JLSS) program until July 31, 2022.