Saudi minister announces launch of Kingdom’s first cultural scholarship programme

Uncategorized Faizah Kamal 30-Dec-2019

The Saudi Arabian Minister of Culture, Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan Al-Saud, announced the launch of the first cultural scholarship programme in the Kingdom, and will start receiving applications for enrolment on January 19, state news agency SPA reported on December 30.

The programme will be offered to students – undergraduate and postgraduate – with a focus on music, theatre, film, visual arts, food and museum studies.

Applications can be submitted online via a special platform created by the Ministry of Culture.