With the vision to provide sustainable water resources for resilient communities, the Hydrology for Environment, Life and Policy (HELP) Davao Network was awarded by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) as its Outstanding Non-Government Organization (NGO) partner in advancing Science, Technology, and Innovation for the sustained socio-economic progress of the Filipino people.  

The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Davao de Oro was hailed as one of the Outstanding S&T Partners of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the recently concluded  64th Anniversary Celebration dubbed as "Gabi ng Parangal at Pasasalamat" last June 9, 2022. 


The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Science for Change Program (S4CP) earned the 2022 United Nations Public Service Awards (UNPSA) during the United Nations Public Service Day on June 22.

Recognized for the institution's outstanding achievement in serving the public, the S4CP is one of the ten awardees of UNPSA and one of the three awardees in the category of "Enhancing the effectiveness of public institutions to reach the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)." The DOST S4CP bested 350 applications from 58 countries across the world. 

Ms. Elizabeth Joy Serrano-Quijano made history as the first Blaan woman hailed from the province of Davao Occidental to become an associate member of the Department of Science and Technology-National Research Council of the Philippines (DOST-NRCP) with over 5000 member-researchers, scientists, engineers, and artists distributed across the country. 

The University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) bagged the Outstanding Research and Development (R&D) award for its project ROSANNA or “Real-time Online Surveillance for Banana” last June 13, 2022, during the 64th Anniversary Celebration of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).