EDUCATION

Institutional Grants

The Foundation has contributed to the establishment of a graduate school in business, a college of accountancy in a university and a research center.

Professorial Chairs

The Foundation has granted endowment funds and annual grants for professorial chairs to several universities and a graduate school that support chair holders in their research and academic work, case writings, public lectures and continuing development. Over the years, professorial chairs have been established in the fields of accountancy, computer science and technology, business ethics, economics, business management and entrepreneurship.

Scholarships

Investing in people, helping them pursue ambitions and realize their dreams is a serious mission of the Foundation. Students have benefited from scholarships given by the Foundation to various schools and colleges all over the country. Scholarship grants come in the form of tuition fee, stipend and book allowances. Fields of study range from accounting, electrical and communications engineering, digital arts and design, business and law. A number of SGV scholars have graduated with honors.
The Foundation also sponsors out-of-school youth to train in vocational skills such as automotive mechanic, machine shop, welding, refrigeration, mechanical, electrical and electronic technologies, in technical schools and training centers so that they become self-reliant and productive.

Children of SGV staff and service providers have been recipients of the SGV Children’s Scholarship Fund since the program started in 2006. The scholarships have a term of 10 years.
Funds were contributed by SGV and its partners.

The Foundation also manages the SGV Retired Partners Scholarship Fund.

Book Donations and Sponsorships

Libraries of schools have received dictionaries, textbooks on management sciences, industry, agribusiness, accounting and other related fields of study from the Foundation, including SGV studies and publications on banking, urban development, small- and medium-scale industries, economics and management development.

The SGV Foundation sponsors/co-sponsors the publication of books and materials to document thoughts and declarations on public interest issues, leadership, management and professional thinking.


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School Improvements

A student consultation room, new or renovated classrooms, desks and tables, an elevator, a science laboratory, a gym are some school facilities that have been funded by the Foundation. Computer units have also been donated to schools in order to give students access to technology.

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