Nominations for this year's "Natatanging Kabataang Lagunense" (Outstanding Youth of the Province of Laguna) is now being accepted! The deadline for entries is March 15.
Here are the qualifications:
- Bonafide resident of Laguna province for the past five years
- Age: 15-30 years old
- In- or out-of-school youth
- Exemplary character (certification from a faith leader or teacher)
- Community involvement or service
- Leadership accomplishments
- Awards, honours, commendations, citations received
- Scholastic achievements
Last year, we, the nominees, submitted copies of our certificates in scrapbooks; a shortlist of five nominees were interviewed by a panel of judges. The winner was announced during the Anilag 2010 festival. This year, nine nominees will be selected and the winner will be named during the La Laguna 2011 festival spearheaded by Gov. ER Ejercito.
This year, nine nominees will receive P2,000 each while the winner will receive P10,000.
If you're interested to join the competition, or you know someone who is, you can find more information at: http://www.sanpablocity.com.ph/news/632-natatanging-kabataang-lagunense.html