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Komisyon ng Wikang Filipino gives out National Language awards

Nominations are now open to the Gawad Dangal ng Wikang Filipino 2013 organized by the Komisyon ng Wika (KWF).


Nominees may be  individuals, associations, institutions, and private or government agencies that have contributed to the progress, development and preservation of Filipino language, through research, programs and services, and/or any work/s in the Filipino language.


Nominees must be endorsed by any individual, organization or institution. Nomination form may be downloaded from www.kwf.gov.ph.


Along with the nomination form, the recommending party must attach credentials or any document supporting the nominee’s body of works for at least the past three years.


The nomination form and and other documents should be  mailed or delivered  to:


Lupon sa Gawad, c/o Sangay ng Impormasyon at Publikasyon, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino, 2/F, Watson Bldg., 1610 JP Laurel St., Malacañang Palace Complex, San Miguel, Manila


Deadline for nominations on July 19, 5 p.m. Nominations sent via e-mail or fax will not be considered.


Awarding will be on Aug. 21 at the UP Bahay ng Alumni, Diliman, Quezon City.


Call 7362524/25 or 7362519 and look for Jomar I. Empaynado or Alyssa Romielle Manalo; e-mail [email protected]; visit www.kwf.gov.ph.