National Health Workforce Support System
1. Pre-Service Scholarship Program
The DOH through the Health Human Resource Development Bureau (HHRDB) pursues the PSSP as a mechanism to ensure the production of needed Human Resources for Health (HRH) in the country. The Program aims to provide scholarships to aspiring midwives and allied health professionals with priority given to deserving students from Indigenous Peoples (IP), those residing in Geographically Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas (GIDAs), or areas with IP communities, and those who belong to the low-income localities.