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Saturday, May 15, 2021

    3 students on Chinese scholarship

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THREE Solomon Islands students will travel to China on Saturday to do their degree programme for the next four years. They are: Shadie Haikau who will do Bachelor of International...

    ‘We’re with Pal

    USP student association Solomon Islands throw support behind Prof Ahluwalia By Alfred Sasako SOLOMON Islands students studying at the University of the South Pacific (USP) Solomon Islands Campus in Honiara have thrown their support behind Prof...

    Additional scholarships surpass confirmed Opportunity list

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE number of additional scholarships has exceeded the initial number of scholarships approved in the 2020 Opportunity list. Initially, the National Scholarship Division (NSD) in the Ministry of Education and Human Resources approved 918 scholarships in 2019...

    Scholarships for 2021 will be made available

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA CABINET has approved that school scholarships will be made available for next year. Confirming this is the Permanent Secretary (PS) of the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development (MEHRD) Dr Franco Rodie...

    Honiara back to class

    Education ministry gives greenlight for schools in capital to resume this month BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO ALL schools in Honiara are to resume classes this month, says Dr Franco Rodie, Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Education...

    Government yet to decide when students overseas return home: Mua

    BY CHRIS HAPERT HA’ARABE GOVERNMENT is yet to decide when its sponsored students studying overseas will return home, says Minister for Health and Medical Services Dickson Mua. This revelation by Mr Mua brings to...

    SIG ‘stand’ on USP Saga to be made known today

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA SOLOMON Islands Government (SIG) ‘position’ on the University of the South Pacific (USP) saga will be made known today. Towards call made by the USP Staff and students requesting leaders from the USP...

    Scholarship budget reduced by half

    By EDDIE OSIFELO Scholarships for in-country students has been hit hard this year following a half reduction in its budgetary allocation. Minister of Education and Human Resources, Lannelle Tanangada said a reduction from the 2020 revised...

    More female students receive Pre-Service Scholarships

    Most of the female students will pursue Bachelor, Diploma and certificates at Solomon Islands National University, USP Honiara campus, regional universities in Fiji, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Australia and Asia. They will be joined by...

    Grade 6 exam likely to phase out by 2019

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA THE Grade 6 National Examination known as the Solomon Islands Secondary Entrance (SISE) is highly likely to be phased out by 2019. Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development...