Higher Education & Research

The objective of PRESTASI (Program to Extend Scholarships & Training to Achieve Sustainable Impacts) under the Education Sector is to help build human capacity through scholarship opportunities in support of GOI higher education and research sub-sectors: the Ministry of Research and Technology and Higher Education (MoRTHE), the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC), the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA), and their subsidiary offices at the national, provincial, and district levels. Institutions targeted for PRESTASI support are private and public universities, higher education administrator, Islamic/Madrasah School, polytechnics and vocational schools. The opportunity also open for civil society organizations, private institutions, and media.

Applications for PRESTASI Scholarships will be accepted for consideration from all qualified applicants.

The following study programs will be supported:

  1. Master of Education and Arts degrees in the following focus areas:
    • Information Communications Technology (ICT) in teaching methodologies as it relates to vocational or for higher education in science communication
    • Science (including applied and social sciences), engineering or mathematics education
    • Vocational curriculum development in higher education
    • Educational leadership and management in higher education institutions
    • Education policy for higher education.
    • Curriculum development for people with disabilities