PGM Robert Vergara poses with pensioners after the dialogue held in Lucena on Monday
Lucena City. The Government Service Insurance System headed by President and General Manager Robert G. Vergara held a consultation in this city as part of its efforts to engage with and update its 1.8 million members and pensioners on the ... Read More
Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) President and General Manager Robert G. Vergara announced that the pension fund is offering an emergency loan to 19,797 members in Mindanao areas that were declared under a state of calamity due to floods and an earthquake in September.
Active GSIS members who are working or residing in the province of Maguindanao and four municipalities of ... Read More
The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has released the results of the GSIS Scholarship Program (GSP) for Academic Year 2014-2015 (see list of grantees). A total of 200 scholars have been selected this school year.
The program provides an opportunity for children of low-income GSIS members to earn a college degree. The GSIS will shoulder up to P20,000 of the actual cost of tuition and miscellaneous fees of the selected scholar per semester. The scholars will also get a monthly stipend of P2,000.00.
The grantees are entitled to the following benefits on a semestral basis:
- Actual cost of tuition and miscellaneous fees, not to exceed P20,000.00; and
- Monthly stipend of P2,000.00.
The GSIS Scholars are required to submit the following documents to the nearest GSIS Office within thirty (30) days from the first day of publication of the list of qualifiers in a newspaper of general circulation:
- Signed and notarized Scholarship Contract;
- Duly accomplished Scholar Information Sheet;
- Original or certified true copy of Scholar's birth certificate;
- Original or certified true copy of Registration and Enrollment Assessment Form for 1st Semester/Term AY 2014-2015;
- Original or certified true copy of Official Receipts (for reimbursement of payment for 1st Semester/Term AY 2014-2015); and
- Course Curriculum.
All parents/guardians and scholars residing and/or enrolled within or near Metro Manila are required to attend the orientation on Friday, 24 October 2014 at 1:00 PM at the 2nd Floor, Multipurpose Hall, GSIS Financial Center, Pasay City. Scholars and their companions may confirm their attendance through 09055286099 or (02) 4793600 local 3414. Those outside Metro Manila may visit the Branch Scholarship Coordinators at the nearest GSIS Office for more information.
List of Grantees
The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) warns the public of unscrupulous individuals and groups posing as officers of the pension fund soliciting money for alleged aid for whatever purpose (i.e. anti-criminal activities).
GSIS is fully compliant with the NO SOLICITATION AND GIFT POLICY as amended (Policy and Procedural Guidelines No. 257-14), in particular, that GSIS officials and employees are prohibited from "directly or indirectly soliciting gifts, favors or benefits from stakeholders and directly or indirectly soliciting, accepting or receiving any gift, favor or benefits from any party which may influence the performance of their official functions or which may be perceived as influencing their past, present and future official functions."
We thus enjoin the cooperation of the public to report these individuals to GSIS through the office of the President and General Manager at 859.0353.