The Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC) in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) is organizing DARMASISWA Scholarship program term 2019/2020 that will be granted for 1 (one) participants from Estonia.
DARMASISWA RI is a scholarship program offered to all foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia to study Indonesian language (Bahasa Indonesia), art and culture in 71 universities in 2019. This program was established in 1974 as part of ASEAN initiative, admitting only students from ASEAN. However, in 1976 this program was extended further to other countries. Until to date, the number of countries
participating in this program is more than 126 countries organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC), Republic of Indonesia.
The main purpose of DARMASISWA RI program is to promote and increase the interest in the language, art and culture of Indonesia among youth of other countries. It has also been designed to provide stronger cultural links and understanding among participating countries