MEMORANDUM FROM THE CHAIRPERSON

FOR : ALL CHED CENTRAL AND REGIONAL OFFICE DIRECTORS ALL PRESIDENTS/HEADS OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE HIGHER INSTITUTIONS (HEIs)

SUBJECT : PARTICIPATION IN THE 9TH GLOBAL CONGRESS AND CONFERMENT CEREMONY OF THE ROYAL INSTITUTION SINGAPORE TO BE HELD ON DECEMBER 6, AT THE MANILA HOTEL

DATE : September 13, 2016

In accordance with the pertinent provisions of Republic Act (R.A.) 7722, otherwise known as the “Higher Education Act of 1994”, this office hereby endorses the above undertaking organized by the Royal Institutions, Singapore for the support and participation of all concerned.

This activity will be attended by participants from higher education institutions.

Participation of officials, employees and students from private higher education institutions (HEIs) shall be VOLUNTARY. Officials and employees of State and Local Universities and colleges (SUCs and LUCs) who will participate in this activity should obtain prior approval from the President / Head of f their respective institutions and are hereby reminded to observe proper use if government funds un accordance with the Department and Budget Management National Budget Circular No. 489 and Administration Order No. 103.

For registration and further information/inquiries, you may coordinate with the organizers through their phone number (02) 354 0439.

Wide dissemination if this Memorandum is desired.