January 30, 2019 is the launch date. A press conference will be held, together with a multi- media information campaign.
Besides the individual or private and corporate groups, Municipalities/Cities from
the 82 provinces and 17 Regions will be encouraged to submit at least 1 official
entry. They are given 6 months after launch date, to submit their official entries. All
entries must be in by July 30, 2019. All entries can be viewed at our official web site
and mobile sites.
There will be 5 major physical events spearheaded by TayoNa Pilipinas to be
held at different locations nationwide;
January 30, 2019
Launching of Visit My Bayan – National Search for Local
Deadline in Submission of Entries & Announcement of Official
Entries & Start of Preliminary vote.
Announcement of the Qualifiers for the People’s Choice Awards
in the Preliminary Elimination round and start of voting for the Semi-final round.
Announcement of the Qualifiers for the People’s Choice
Awards in the Semi-final round and start of voting for the Final round.
March 15, 2020
Official announcement of the 51 Winners/ Final round (3 winners
There will also be a series of pocket events at different locations nationwide to
promote the campaign.
Nationwide multi-media publicity and continuous social media marketing drive will run
simultaneous with all the events campaigns.
Business Choice Awards – 1 winner per Region, selected by a panel of judges
from business sector.
Ambassador’s Choice Awards – 1 winner per Region, selected by a panel
of Foreign Diplomats
January 30, 2019 to July 30, 2019 at 12noon- Period to accept Entries. After
which, no other Entries will be allowed to participate.
August 1 to September 30, 2019- Period for online voting for
PRELIMINARY ELIMINATIONS. This is only for the People’s Choice Awards and
the following mechanics as well:
Only the top 30% or at least 3 entries, whichever is higher, from
component cities/municipalities within a PROVINCE, will qualify for
the SEMI FINAL Round. Provinces with only 1 entry from a
component city/municipality must at least generate 2,000 unique
online votes to qualify for the SEMI FINAL round.
October 1, 2019 - Announcement of Winners and Qualifiers for the
SEMI FINALS Round for the People’s Choice Awards.
October 15, 2019 to November 30, 2019- Online voting for SEMI FINALS.
Only the top 30% or at least 3 entries, whichever is higher, per
REGION, will qualify for the FINALS.
December 1, 2019 – Announcement of Winners and Qualifiers for the
FINAL Round for the People’s Choice Awards.
December 15, 2019 to Feb 28, 2020 (12noon) - Online voting for the FINALS.
All winners will be announced on March 15, 2020. There will be a total of 51
winners – 17 People’s Choice awardees, 17 Business Choice awardees and 17
Ambassador Choice awardees.
A cash prize of P 50,000 plus prizes will be given to the UPLOADER (the
name that appears on the “Entry Submitted by” line) of the winning People’s
Choice Entry. All trophies will be awarded to the city/municipality where the
winning Entry is located.
All entries are viewable in our official web site and mobile site and this Entry
page will always be visible even after Elimination rounds have started.
VOTING WILL START ON August 1, 2019....
....but you can already shortlist your choices by clicking the “Add to my Favorite” Tab of the Entry you like.