By Diane Therese A. Esmade, USTP System STRATCOMM
Dr. Ambrosio B. Cultura II, USTP System President, Regional Winner – Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award of the 2021 Honor Awards Program of the Civil Service Commission
September 21, 2021. University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP) System President Dr. Ambrosio B. Cultura II was awarded as one of the winners of the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award for the 2021 Honor Awards Program of the Civil Service Commission (CSC). Dr. Cultura is on his second year as System President of USTP and is advocating technopreneurship and innovation.
The Presidential Lingkod Bayan is an award for outstanding work performance and conferred to an individual or group of individuals for exceptional or extraordinary contributions resulting from an idea or performance that has a nationwide impact on public interest, security, and patrimony. The other awardees are Regional Executive Director Arleigh J. Adorable of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-10) and Dr. Edilberto L. Oplenaria, Schools Division Superintendent of the Department of Education in Lanao del Norte.
CSC Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa-Bala and CSC Commissioner Atty. Aileen Lourdes A. Lizada gave their congratulatory and inspirational message to all the awardees.
The Regional Committee of Awards went through careful deliberation in selecting the winners. The Criteria of Evaluation for the Presidential Lingkod Bayan and Civil Service Commission Pag-asa Awards are as follows:
- Noteworthiness of Outstanding Performance/Contribution
- Sustainability of Contribution
- Impact of Performance/Achievement
- Reliability and Effectiveness
- Consistency of Performance
The event also recognized the Online Photography winners, Loyalty Awardees, and the PRIME-HRM awardees all over Region X.
The “Parangal at Pasasalamat” of the Civil Service Commission – 10 was conducted via Zoom and was streamed via the official Facebook page of the CSC Regional Office X. The theme for the 121st Anniversary of the CSC is “Transforming Public Service in the Next Decade: Honing Agile and Future-Ready Servant Heroes.”