Acknowledging the significance of education, one of the key priorities of the Provincial Government of Bataan is the development of educational institutions within the province. With over 20 Tertiary-level schools in different municipalities, Bataan welcomes visionary students to the different world-class institutions producing top-performing professionals in their respective fields.
Scholarship and Programs
As of this year 2017, through the efforts of the Management Information Systems office led by Mr. Geoffrey Loyola and the Educational Sector, the province aims to develop a 21st Century Skills Development Facility capable of teaching 21st century skills deemed necessary for the modern society. This facility aims to enhance the K-12 program of the Department of Education by providing specialized Information Technology tracks in partnership with the experts from different fields such as Computer Programming, Photo and Video Editing, Graphic Artists, and more.
Iskolar ng Bataan is the scholarship program headed by the then Congressman Enrique “Tet” Garcia, Governor Albert Garcia, Congressman Joet Garcia and Dinalipuhan Mayor Gila Garcia together with the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. Providing educational assistance to deserving and dedicated students for over a decade, Iskolar ng Bataan continues to serve as an instrument for Bataeños to attain college degrees and ultimately fulfill their goals through its scholarship grants.