DARMASISWA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA

DARMASISWA is a scholarship program offered to all foreign students to enroll in a non-diploma program to study Indonesian language, art, culture, and other programs offered by 72 higher education institutions in Indonesia (universities, college, institute).

 

Proposed Program for Academic Year 2018-2019:

  • The duration of the scholarship program is 1 (one) year.

 

Coverage of scholarship

  • Monthly stipend between Rp. 2,550,000.00 and Rp. 2,950,000.00 (depending on the location of the study)
  • Transport and accommodation during the orientation program
  • Settlement allowance if the awardee participates in the orientation program
  • The international airfare to and from Indonesia will not be provided and should be borne by the participants

 

General Qualifications

  • Preferably student
  • Completed secondary education or its equivalent
  • Minimum age 17 years old and not older than 35 years old
  • Unmarried
  • Able to communicate in English and additional Bahasa Indonesia (proven by English Language Proficiency Certificate : TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS or other certificate if applicable)
  • In good health as proven by Medical Certificate
  • Have basic knowledge of the field applied

  

Registration

The candidates are invited to register online on the following websites :  darmasiswa.kemdikbud.go.id or apply.darmasiswa.kemdikbud.go.id.

 

  • Registration period: 18 December 2017 to 18 February 2018
  • Required documents:
  • Curriculum vitae/resume
  • Medical certificate
  • Valid passport at least 18 months from the time of arrival in Indonesia (estimated arrival : 1 August 2018)
  • Recommendation letter from education institution/professional institution on official letterhead and signature (in English language)
  • Last academic transcript and certificate (in English or with official English translation)
  • Language certificate (if applicable)
  • Other certificate related to the field you're applying (if applicable)
  • A maximum 500 words essay about the purpose of study (in English or Indonesian language).


    Program Schedule

  • Online registration                                        : 18 December 2017 – 18 February 2018
  • Interview at the Consulate                            : 19 February – 9 March 2018
  • First Option Academic Selection                  : 12 – 19 March 2018
  • Second Option Academic Selection             : 20 – 24 March 2018
  • Announcement of results                              : 16 April 2018
  • Participation confirmation                             : 16 April – 16 May 2018
  • Submission of flight itinerary                         : 16 April – 1 August 2018
  • Indonesian language preparation course      : July – August 2018 (if applicable)
  • Orientation program                                     : end of August 2018
  • Commencement of program                         : early September 2018