Essay on Education Is The Most Powerful Weapon

1211 Words May 16th, 2016 5 Pages
In today’s modern world education is a must for everyone. Only with the advent of education people gain knowledge and enlarge their view over the world. Once Nelson Mandela said that “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. This quote explains the vital role of education in a person life. In Malaysia, higher education is not free and also the cost of higher education is very expensive. Thus, not everyone can further their studies as they wish because to get a place in public universities is very limited. Besides that, studying in private universities requires a lot of money. Scholarship is one the best solution for student without financial support to continue their studies in their desired courses. Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam or JPA is a public service department which works under the government of Malaysia which sponsors deserving students. Every year JPA announce scholarship for the most deserving students in Malaysia and Malaysians living in other countries. This scholarship helps many Malaysia from poor family background to get quality education. Recently, government decided to suspend this scholarship for certain period due to economy crisis in Malaysia. This will decision affects a lot of students future. Thus, JPA scholarship suspension is obviously a bad move because it is the main financial support for neediest student and government also will loss intelligence people power. The good side of suspension is to handle economic…

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