Pasig Chapter
Pasig Chapter Org News

February 21, 2009

UAP Area A Excellence Awards

Contributed by Tamase, Rex


The United Architects of the Philippines' Area A Council has bestowed recognition to outstanding chapter presidents and members, as well as notable projects of the different chapters in the Area.

The awards were given out during the Fellowship Night of the Area A Assembly held on February 20-21, 2009 at the Subic Holiday Villas.

The awardees were:

MOST OUTSTANDING CHAPTER PRESIDENT

Grp3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Ludivina Abaya-Lozano (Ilocos-Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Dennis A. Villanueva (Camanava-Hilaga Chapter)
Award of Merit – Eugene C. Ferraris (Rizal-Taytay Chapter)

Grp 2: 56 – 80 members
Award of Excellence – Toribio E. Estaras (San Juan –Mandaluyong Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Patricia D. Mendoza (Pasig Chapter)

Grp 1: Over 80 members
Award of Excellence – Francis Ryan D. Rivera (Pampanga-San Fernando Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Henry Steve R. Olonan (Quezon City Chapter)

MOST OUTSTANDING UAP MEMBER

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Abel S. Navarro (Ilocos-Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)

Grp 1: Over 80 members
Award of Excellence – Leiron Mark S. de Guzman (Quezon City Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Jowette Anne del Rosario Gorospe (Pampanga- San Fernando Chapter)

MOST OUTSTANDING NEW UAP MEMBER

Grp 1: Over 80 members
Award of Excellence– Mary Eunice Franciso-Santos (Pampanga – San Fernando Chapter)

BEST CHAPTER PROJECT ON CIVIC INVOLVEMENT

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Symposium on Leadership and Scholarship Program (Camanava-Hilaga Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Civic Involvement Program (Rizal-Taytay Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Dugo ni Arkitekto ay Dugo ni Bombo (Ilocos- Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)
Award of Merit– Technical Assistance in Uganda Hospital (Elliptical Chapter)

Grp 2: 56-80 members
Award of Excellence – Adopt a Barangay (San Juan –Mandaluyong Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Medical and Dental Mission (Pasig Chapter)

Grp 1: Over 80 members
Award of Excellence – Tiling a New Tomorrow (Pampanga – San Fernando Chapter)

BEST CHAPTER PROJECT CONCERNING NATIONWIDE ARCHITECTURE WEEK CELEBRATION

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Painter’s Seminar (Rizal-Taytay Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Pasasalamat: Pamaskong Handog ni Arkitekto (Ilocos-Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)
Award of Recognition – NAW Seminars (QC South Triangle Chapter)
Award of Merit – Gift-giving Program (Camanava-Hilaga Chapter)

Grp 1: Over 80 members
Award of Excellence– NAW Events Series (Pampanga-San Fernando Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Lakbay Series – Visit to MaƱosa Residence (Quezon City Chapter)

BEST CHAPTER PROJECT ON PUBLIC RELATIONS PROGRAM

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Toilet Donations (Camanava-Hilaga Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Solid Waste Management Seminar (Rizal-Taytay Chapter)
Award of Merit – UAP-NCCA National Arts Exhibits (Ilocos-Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)

Grp 1: More than 80 members
Award of Excellence – Tree Planting (Pampanga – San Fernando Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Lecture Series: International Collaboration Outsourcing (Quezon City Chapter)
BEST CHAPTER PROJECT ON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence – Seminar Series (Rizal-Taytay Chapter)
Award of Recognition – Architectural Photography Seminar and Contest (QC South Triangle Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Seminar Series (Ilocos – Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)
Award of Merit – Lecture Series on Architectural Photography (Elliptical Chapter)

Grp 1: More than 80 members
Award of Excellence – Lecture Series: Urban Planning in China (Quezon City Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Officers’ Bearer Course and Planning Session (Pampanga San Fernando Chapter)

BEST JOINT PROGRAM BY A GROUP OF UAP MEMBERS

Grp 3: 30 – 55 members
Award of Excellence– Tree Planting: Greening Spaces, Enhancing Living Spaces (Elliptical Chapter)
Award of Recognition– Book Launching: Vigan Conservation Code (Ilocos – Ciudad Fernandina Chapter)
Award of Merit – Rules of Order and Leadership Training Seminar (Rizal- Taytay Chapter)

Grp 2: 56-80 members
Award of Excellence – District A5 Dental Mission (Pasig Chapter)

Grp 1: More than 80 members
Award of Excellence – World Architecture Day Celebration (Pampanga San Fernando Chapter)

Diliman Chapter's President Minnie Rosel headed this year's Awards Committee. Former UAP National Presidents Froilan L. Hong and Prosperidad C. Luis and former PRC Board of Architecture Chairman Eugene G. Gan composed the Panel of Judges.