Guidelines on the Utilization of Program Support Funds for Partnership Building and Linkages for Fiscal Year 2018
To:     Undersecretaries
Assistant Secretaries
Bureau and Service Directors
Directors of Services, Centers and Heads of Units
Regional Directors
Schools Division Superintendents
All Others Concerned
  1. The Department of Education (DepEd), through the External Partnerships Service (EPS), issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Utilization of Program Support Funds for Partnership Building and Linkages for Fiscal Year 2018. The guidelines are consistent with the thrust of DepEd to continuously engage the support of stakeholders to provide additional resources that will enhance the learning environment and expand learners’ access to quality education in public schools and learning centers.
  1.  The issuance of the guidelines aims to facilitate and standardize utilization of financial subsidy or support funds to sustain and scale up partnership initiatives at the regional and schools division levels.
  1. Non-compliance may result in the exclusion from the provision of financial subsidy for the succeeding fiscal years.
  1. For more information, contact the External Partnerships Service (EPS), Department of Education (DepEd) Central Office, Ground Floor, Teodora Alonzo Building, DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City at telephone nos. (02) 638-8637, (02) 638-8639, and (02) 637-6463 or email at externalpartnerships@deped.gov.ph.
  1. Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.
(Sgd)LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES
SecretaryEncl: As stated
Reference:  DepEd Order No. 40, s. 2015
To be indicated in the Perpetual Index under the following subjects:FUNDS
PARTNERSHIPS
POLICY

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