The Unified Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education (UNIFAST), grants financial assistance to some 456 students of Holy Cross of Davao College who are regarded as its subsidy grantees.
By virtue of a Memorandum of Agreement inked between UNIFAST and Holy Cross of Davao College, represented by its acting president Dr. Ma. Iris A. Melliza on December 17, 2018 at the UP Bahay ng Alumni, Diliman, Quezon City, these bonafide students of HCDC are granted and shall be receiving a financial aid of Thirty Thousand pesos (Php 30,000.00) every semester effective 2nd Semester of SY 2018-2019 in order to defray their tuition and miscellaneous fees.
UNIFAST OIC Executive Director IV Atty. Carmelita Yadao-Sison said the list of beneficiaries under the said program are identified by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as those belonging to the near poor to that poorest of the poor households in the city who are enrolled in higher educational institutions.
Names of the recipients were approved by the UNIFAST Governing Board in its 17th Board Meeting on November 20, 2018. (Yvonne D. Pabualan, External Relations Office)