Utility model places second, wins UNLAD award in Central Visayas

“A Mathematical Kit for Teaching Fractions” by CTU Danao’s academic won the “Unlad Award” second prize for Outstanding Utility Model at the Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (RICE) 2021 in Region VII on August 27th.

With an average score of 81.3%, Dr. Gamaliel Gonzales received P10, 000 worth of gift checks from the Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-TAPI) and DOST Regional Offices.

The Regional Invention Contest and Exhibits (RICE) encouraged inventors and researchers to showcase their  creative capabilities via the said platform for cash incentives, awards, and bragging rights.

RICE 2021 is conducted all throughout the year and winners shall represent their region at the National Invention Contest and Exhibits (NICE) in 2022. /Sarah Jane Colina/ICPA Danao