Out of the 19 applicants from the eight National Government Agencies (NGAs) in Central Luzon, 13 or 68.42% passed the Career Executive Service Written Exam (CESWE) held on August 22, 2015 at Don Honorio Ventura Technological State University (DHVTSU). Of the 13 passers, 4 or 30.77% came from the Department of the Interior and Local Government Region III namely: LGOO VIs Ener Cambronero, Renalyn Iglesias, Louie Manarpiis and LGOO V Yvette Cosio.
Other examinees came from the Department of Education (DepEd), Philippine National Police (PNP), Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), Department of Health (DOH), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and Department of Agriculture (DA). These new set of passers may now qualify to take the second examination stage which is the Assessment Center (AC).
The conduct of said written examination was initiated for the first time by the Central Luzon Association of Regional Officers (CLARO), presently headed by DILG-III Regional Director Florida M. Dijan.