The CESB formally announced the opening of the nomination for the 2019 Gawad CES during the Inaugural Session of the 2019 Leadership Conclave at the Grand Ballroom of the Diamond Hotel on 7 February 2019.
Launched in 2008 as a Presidential Award, the Gawad CES expands its nomination platform in its 11th year with the opening of the award for group nomination. With the issuance of CESB Resolution No. 1440, Career Executive Service Officers (CESOs) and Third‐Level Eligibles (CEOE/CSEE/CESE) may now be nominated as individual or a team with a maximum of ten (10) members. Apart from being a CESO or third level eligible, nominees must be an incumbent of a position requiring performance of executive, leadership and/or managerial functions and has manifested exemplary performance and unquestionable integrity.
Individuals and government agencies, national and regional associations of the career executive officers, and non‐ government/civil society organizations, through their heads of offices are invited to nominate qualified individuals/teams to the award.
GAWAD CES honorees receive a plaque with the Presidential Seal, a trophy and prize money amounting to PhP100,000.00. Downloadable Nomination Forms and guidelines are available in the CESB website. Interested parties may call the Performance Management and Assistance Division (PMAD) at 9514981 locals 110 and 111 or 3661941. Deadline for nomination is on 31 May 2019.