NCMC TES grantees gathered together for AY 2022-2023 Orientation Oct 12, 2022 NCMC TES grantees gathered together for AY 2022-2023 Orientation today , oCTOBER 12, 2022 at NCMC Gymnasium , at 1’ o clock this afternoon. In her opening remarks, Maam Katherine Parto, the NCMC Scholarship Coordinator and TES Focal Person, inquired about their social, emotional, and psychological wellbeing and urged pastors to pray for the students. The VP Finance, Ma'am Shemy Marie Salimbangon, encouraged the students to keep improving their grades, spread awareness of the program by expressing gratitude and pray for the success of the TES program. The students are proud to show their ATM cards as proof that they have received TES funding and are scholarship recipients. Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) is under Republic Act No. 10931 also known as ‘Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act” of 2017.UniFAST, also known as Republic Act No. 10687, reconciles, improves, strengthens, expands, and puts under one body all government-funded modalities of Student Financial Assistance Programs (StuFAPs) for tertiary education, and special purpose education assistance, in both public and private institutions. The said modalities include scholarships, grants-in-aid, student loans , and other specialized forms of StuFAPs formulated by the UniFAST Board.