The Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) under the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCIEERD), recently launched an online Data Science scholarship in partnership with Coursera and moocs.ph. The DOST-PCIEERD has always been involved in the support and development of Filipino human resource capabilities for emerging industries and technology sectors.This project represents DOST-PCIEERD most innovative and pioneering initiative for upskilling the Filipino workforce at a mass scale. Through Coursera’s data science offerings, hundreds of Filipino scholars will gain access to courses from top institutions and industry thought leaders online.
DOST-PCIEERD is now implementing its second round of the project. Apply now at: https://www.moocs.ph/become-a-scholar-1st-quarter-2018/