BACOLOD City – The Negros Occidental provincial government will offer 100 scholarship slots through the Negros Occidental Scholarship Program (NOSP).
The Shielded Metal Arc Welding (NC I) with enhancement in Flux Cored Arc Welding training will be granted to residents of Negros Occidental who are at least 21 years old and high school graduates.
The scholarship includes free meals and lodging allowance.
Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)-accredited trainers will conduct the 40-day training at the POWER Foundation Training Center in Marapara Heights, Brgy. Bata here.
NOSP Head Karen Dinsay said the program and training would prepare the applicants for work abroad, particularly in Japan.
Interested applicants may submit their Bio-data sheet, NSO birth certificate, high school diploma, Form 137 or 138, six pieces passport size, and two pieces 1×1 (in corporate attire) photo, Certificate of Indigency, and medical tests (X-ray, Hepa-B, Drug test) to the NOSP or PIO offices at the Capitol building.