Twenty – six students’will travel to various parts ofIndonesia to study different tertiary courses.
The Scholarship Program comes undertheIndonesian government’s Scholarship Schemeimed at equipping Papua New Guineas with necessary knowledge to return and developthe Nation.
This morning,the successful applicants were presented withtheir Scholarship awards attheIndonesian Embassy in Port Moresby.
This isthe third group of students’to participate undertheIndonesian government’s Scholarship Program since 2011. Indonesian Ambassador tPNG and Solomon Islands Andreas Setepu saidthe Scholarship was made possible throughthe Memorandum of Agreement of Cooperation signed betweePNG andIndonesia. The Ambassador encouragedthe scholars to utilisethe opportunity well.
This group of scholars will be taking up various tertiary courses atthe different universities and institutions inIndonesia. Amongthem, Ronald Meketa, who will be doing his Masters in Chemical Engineering.
The Scholars werethen presented withtheir Scholarship Awards and necessary documents for the journey ahead.
The group will depart for the various destinations inIndonesia inthe coming weeks.
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