OSAKA, Oct 19 (News On Japan) –
Nara Prefecture plans to introduce a system subsequent yr to subsidize highschool college students, successfully making tuition free for households with an annual revenue beneath 9.1 million yen.
Governor Yamashita of Nara Prefecture disclosed the brand new system on Wednesday, with plans for the following fiscal yr to supply subsidies of as much as 630,000 yen per scholar per yr for highschool tuition, together with non-public excessive faculties. Parents or guardians will bear the prices that exceed this quantity.
The goal group consists of 1st to Third-year highschool college students attending faculties inside the prefecture. An revenue limitation is ready, making use of to households with an annual revenue of lower than 9.10 million yen. Even for households above this threshhold, if they’re elevating three or extra youngsters, they are going to obtain a subsidy of as much as 60,000 yen per little one.
The transfer to make highschool tuition free was a pledge made by Governor Yamashita in the course of the gubernatorial elections in April of this yr, with plans to extend the funds greater than 10 instances to include the newly proposed system.
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