Indonesia readies 220 scholarships for Timor Leste students

Timor Leste
(Source: Republika)

Jakarta, IO – Indonesia through the Indonesian embassy in Dili, Timor Leste, has prepared 220 scholarships for prospective students from Timor Leste to study at a number of universities in Indonesia.

“More than 20 universities in Indonesia are ready and some have even opened tests for prospective new students,” said the Education and Culture Attaché Prof. Ikfan Haris, according to Antara, Monday (18/7).

Ikfan explained that although many scholarships have been prepared for 2022, whether they will all be applied for is yet to be seen. He said that 14 scholarships have been prepared for students from the Oecusse district, an enclave of Timor Leste.