Djarot Saiful Hidayat, the former governor of Jakarta and one of the most high-profile politicians in Indonesia, is running for governor of North Sumatra in elections to be held in June. j.mp/2EAU5e3pic.twitter.com/U21jBjNjFx
Applications for @ACICIS Flexible Language Immersion Program and Development Studies Immersion Program (DSIP) are now open! This is a great opportunity to study at UGM in Yogyakarta. $5,000 New Colombo Plan grants are available for eligible students. j.mp/2ECf8Nm
Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture’s Darmasiswa Scholarships applications are now open! Check out the program eligibility, selection timeline, and required documents here. The online registration closes in just two days! j.mp/2FbTOit
NAILA Submissions close at midnighttonight! Don’t miss your chance to demonstrate your luar biasa skills in Bahasa Indonesia and claim the title as a NAILA awardee for 2017! Apply here. Check out the 2015 and 2016 awardees for some inspiration!
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#ICYMI – An ANU play of ‘Sri Ngilang‘ in Bahasa Jawa from back in 2014 has gone viral…again! Be sure to check this one out.
Fairfax’s Jewel Topsfield writes about Indonesia’s “deep concern” in Australian investigation of steel rods exported from Indonesia.