The 1st ever Municipal Scholarship Program is one the most striking flagship program of the current Administration led by Hon. Concepcion A. Zarate, M.D. embodied in the Project H.O.P.E- “Education” with full support of the SB Members. Municipal Scholarship Program was also one of the projects listed in the Executive and Legislative Agenda (ELA). Moreover, the project was also conceived since it was one of the weaknesses resulting to annual self- assessment tool thru the DILG’s Local Governance Performance Management System (LGPMS). The selection of the 16 student-beneficiaries underwent a meticulous process in which the “best and the deserving” prevails.