The BASF Agricultural Research Foundation, Inc. (BASF ARFI) donated five thesis support grants (TSGs) in the name of Polyfoam URATEX. During a simple ceremony on December 7 at the Dean’s Office, BASF ARFI Sales Manager Jesse Linsangan accepted the sundial plaque, witnessed by UPCOE Associate Dean Dr. Eric Tingatinga, UPERDFI Executive Director Tito Aliga, Multiflex RNC Corporation (Uratex) president Natividad “Naty” Cheng and Managing Director and UPERDFI Member Peachy Medina.
(L-R) UPERDFI ED Tito Aliga, Multiflex RNC Corporation (Uratex) President Natividad “Naty” Cheng, BASF ARFI Sales Manager Jesse Linsangan, UPCOE Associate Dean for Institutional Linkages Dr. Eric Tingatinga, and Uratex Managing Director and UPERDFI Member Peachy Medina
In the same event, Naty Cheng decided to match the donation of BASF ARFI, thus generating a total of ten Polyfoam URATEX TSGs in Engineering. Multiflex RNC has been supporting scholarships since 2008, and established three Professorial Chairs in 2014.