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New scholarship for unpopular subjects

  • The Jakarta Post

Denpasar | Mon, August 2 2010 | 10:24 am

PREMIUM DENPASAR: Bali administration has allocated Rp 1 billion (US$112,000) for a scholarship program to encourage more university students to study “unpopular” subjects such as ancient Javanese literature, Balinese literature, archaeology and anthropology.

“Each [selected] student will receive a Rp 2 million scholarship,” Bali Education Agency head Wayan Suasta said Saturday, adding that...