Saturday afternoon, August 4, 2012, Dr. Antonio Ingles presented the Aral Pinoy-CheckMySchool proposal to the grant panel of "iChange: Young Filipino Changemakers Challenge". The panel was headed by Mr. Harvey Keh, Director of the Youth and Social Entrepreneurship Program of the Ateneo School of Government. Dr. Ingles was with Mr. John Aldrich Telebrico, Research Officer of CheckMySchool National Team and Mr. Dan Rondina of CSB Social Action Community Service Advising.
The grants will be awarded based on the following criteria: (1) Impact on the problem: Will this proposal resolve the social problem being addressed? (35%); (2) Innovativeness: Is this proposal creative? (25%); (3) Project plan presentation: Is the project plan understandable, clear and easy to understand? (15%); (4) Scalability: Does the project or activity have the potential to be replicated in other communities? (15%); and (5) Overall presentation (10%)
The presentation of the proposal was held at the Conference Room 2 of Ateneo School of Government (Pacifico Ortiz Hall), Social Development Complex, Ateneo de Manila University, Katipunan Road, Quezon City.
We hope and pray that the grant will be awarded to Aral Pinoy-CheckMySchool.