As part of the 30th National Statistics Month (NSM) celebration, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) launches a nationwide NSM Jingle-Making Contest. The Contest is part of its advocacy to firmly establish the significance of the NSM.
The objectives of the Contest are the following:
- To create awareness and familiarity on the NSM celebration
- To highlight the importance of statistics to every Filipino
The winning entry will be used by the PSA in its NSM advocacy, promotions, and other related activities.
The Contest is open to all amateur/professional songwriters, musicians, music enthusiasts and other interested parties in the country. The Contest will run from 01 July to 13 September 2019. Submissions must be received directly or endorsed by the PSA Regional Statistical Services Offices to the 30th NSM Overall Secretariat thru:
Mr. CANDIDO J. ASTROLOGO, JR.
Assistant National Statistician
Chairperson, 30th NSM Overall Secretariat
ATTENTION: Ms. LOTIS I. IRA
Chief Statistical Specialist
Statistical Policies and Programs Division
Co-Chairperson, 30th NSM Overall Secretariat
The winner of the NSM Jingle-Making Contest, who will be selected on the 4th week of September 2019, will receive a Plaque of Recognition and cash prize of P50,000.00. For more details/information about the Contest, please see attached mechanics and guidelines.
For further inquiries about the Contest and the NSM celebration, kindly contact the 30th NSM Overall Secretariat at telephone number (02) 376-1928 or visit the following 30th NSM pages:
DENNIS S. MAPA, Ph.D.
National Statistician and Civil Registrar General
and 30th NSM/14th NCS Steering Committee Chairperson