Civil Service office opens 2012 honor awards program-A A +A
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
THE Civil Service Commission (CSC) regional office in Western Visayas has opened the submission of nominations in the Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees under the Honor Awards Program (HAP) on all heads of government agencies and state workers.
CSC Regional Director Rodolfo Encajonado said the search aims to promote excellence and recognize civil servants for their outstanding performance, contribution, achievements and consistent manifestation of exemplary ethical behavior.
Encajonado said the nominees will vie in three categories, namely: the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award, outstanding public officials and employees or Dangal ng Bayan Award, and the CSC Pagasa Award.
Awardees for the Lingkod Bayan Category will receive a gold-gilded medallion and plaque containing the citation and signature of the President of the Philippines, P200,000 cash, and other forms of rewards under Section 5 of Executive Order (EO) 508 entitled, “Instituting the Lingkod Bayan Award as the Presidential Award for Outstanding Public Service.”
Winners in the Dangal ng Bayan Category will receive a trophy designed by National Artist Napoleon Abueva, P200,000 cash, and other forms of incentives provided under Section 6, Paragraph 3 of Republic Act 6713 or the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees.
Pagasa awardees will receive a gold-gilded medallion, plaque containing the citation and signature of the Chairperson of the Commission, and P100,000 cash reward provided under Section 6 (b) of the Omnibus Rules Implementing Book V of EO 292.
The deadline for the submission of nominees will be on April 30, 2012 and the 2012 HAP guidelines an nomination forms can be downloaded at www.csc.gov.ph. (PR)