Bank launches search for exemplary teachers

The Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI), in cooperation with the Department of Education (DepEd), announced the launching of the 2014 Search for Outstanding Teachers. Now on its 30th year milestone, the Search has awarded a total of 326 outstanding teachers from public and private schools all over the country.
The Search bestows honor upon the teaching profession by according special recognition to teachers who manifest profound commitment to the development of the youth through exemplary competence, remarkable dedication to their work and effective educational leadership.
The Search is open to teachers who are Filipino citizens teaching in the elementary, secondary or tertiary levels, including alternative learning system, with full-time or permanent appointment and with full load.
Elementary school heads are entitled to nominate two teacher-nominees, one each for the primary and intermediate levels, while each high school head is entitled to nominate only one teacher.
Nominees need to accomplish a two-page Basic Information Sheet (BIS), without any attachments yet. The accomplished BIS should be submitted to any Metrobank Branch nearest the nominee’s school or sent via courier to Metrobank Foundation, 4th Floor, Executive Offices, Metrobank Plaza, Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Makati City, on or before January 27, 2014.
For more information, kindly log on to or contact Mr. Allan Reyes, Senior Program Officer, Metrobank Foundation at telephone nos.(02)857-0618; (02)898-8898; 0922-804-3102; 0922-898-8856; or e-mail address