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“Pakiusap” (Plea) An exclusive one-night performance by Ms Adolovni Acosta

“Pakiusap” (Plea)

An exclusive one-night performance by Ms Adolovni Acosta

Date:   Monday, 27th January 2014

Time:   7:30PM (registration starts at 6:30PM)

Place:  Play Den @ The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane Singapore 179429

Attire: Semi-Formal


Lovni, as she is fondly called, is a UP alumna herself and a graduate of the prestigious Juilliard School of Music in New York.  She has been hailed by the international press for her outstanding musicianship and her keyboard prowess that evokes intensity and grace. The classical pianist is making a second brief visit to Singapore this January for an exclusive performance, again, to support the UPAAS scholarship Program.

We hope you will take this opportunity to watch and listen to one of the world’s notable concert pianists, whilst helping another young and bright student have access to the best education in the country.

A generous donation will be very much welcome. Indeed, a donation of S$100 will go a long way. This will fund a one year of book allowance or one semester of transportation and miscellaneous allowance. S$200 will finance a semester of school fees, while one semester of monthly allowance is S$500 only.

Kindly RSVP here and let us know if you can join us on this special night.  Seats are limited so please reserve your place now.

You may also email if you have any query.

Get a copy of Metro Cuisine for the holidays and give our Iskolars a fighting chance!

UP Alumni Association (Singapore) will be offering Metro Cuisine at special prices for the Christmas season.

Every copy bought helps a UPAAS scholar through college.

Get your Metro Cuisine now!

Metro Cuisine and the UPAAS Endowment Fund for Education

Copies are sold per piece or in bulk. We are open to corporate purchases.

Prices for softbound copies:
a) $30 per piece for 1 copy bought at a time
b) $25 each for every 2 copies bought at a time
c) $20 each for every purchase of minimum 5 pieces at a time
d) $15 for every purchase of minimum 10 pieces at a time
e) $ 10 for every purchase of minimum 30 pieces at a time

Prices for hardbound: $40 each copy, no bulk discount

For pre-orders, requests for quotation for corporate purchases, or other inquiries, please email windelupaas[at]gmail[dot]com with subject METRO CUISINE.

Copies are also available at:
Orchard Road, look for Cristy (Xty) Vicentina (HP: 91765800), Treasury Chief Dealer, PNB – Singapore, Unit 03-02/07 Lucky Plaza Shopping Centre;
NUS Coop at the National University of Singapore

Payments for bulk purchases may be made to:
Account name: University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Singapore)
Bank: Standard Chartered Bank Tampines Branch
Account No. 4200007591(for ibanking: bank code 7144 / branch code 042)


Scholarship Committee, University of the Philippines Alumni Association (Singapore)

How can you help the UPAAS Scholarship program?

  1. Join the Scholarship Committee.
  2. Donate to the UPAAS Scholarship Fund.
  3. Get a copy of Metro Cuisine at only SGD30. Proceeds go to the Endowment Fund for the UPAAS Scholarship program. >> Read more about it.
  4. Visit and read about UPAAS activities that you might want to participate in.

For more info, email windelupaas[at]gmail[dot]com.

Seventh UPAAS Scholar

Meet Our Scholars

It is with great pleasure that we announce to you the selection of our newest scholar (our 7th!) by the Office of Scholarships and Student Services (UP-OSSS), Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs, University of the Philippines.

MS. STELLA M. SALARDA, BA Political Science UP Diliman

Let us welcome Stella into our family and wish him a successful academic journey in UP.

For the rest of our scholars, herewith is a summary of their status:

1st scholar Mr. Jonathan Cary R. Aguilar, BS Biology, graduated on April 2010
2nd scholar Ms. Leirald E. Reyes, BS Business Administration, graduated cum laude on April 2011
3rd scholar Ms. Cherry Joy F. Tumampo, BS Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, graduated summa cum laude April 2012 with 1.163 GPA. Read more
4th scholar Mr. Kevin M. Corpuz, BA Political Science
5th scholar Mr. Joey R. Joson, BS Mathematics
6th scholar Mr. Emmanuel A. Ruiz, BS Computer Engineering

We thank you for your continued support to our scholarship program.