EMB National Capital Region, through the Environmental Education And Information Unit, conducted a virtual awarding ceremony for the Online Oil Painting Contest winners last Friday, January 15, 2021 via Zoom Meeting App. Ms. Jalicareza Jamail won the the first place followed by Mr. John Emmanuel Degocena in second place, Ms. Johana Eunice Abellana came third place and 2 consolation prize winners, Mr. Elben Mark Fernandez and Kristine Marie Bermas.

The said contest was conducted in celebration of Environmental Awareness Month, National Clean Air Month, Climate Consciousness Week with the theme “New Normal Challenge: Sustainable Actions for Sustainable Future”, and the Battle for Manila Bay Anniversary. The contest aims to spread environmental awareness and highlight talents of young Filipino artists.