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  5/16/2013, Sivan 7, 5773

NIS 50 Million More in Scholarships for Needy Students

Education Minister Shai Piron announced, Thursday, that the scholarship budget for needy students will grow by 50 million shekels ahead of the next school year.

A statement by the Education Ministry said, "It's important news for needy parents who cannot afford the cost of annual trips and, beyond that, supplies for the beginning of the upcoming school year."