The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology reported to the Central Council for Education the points of the budget related to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology among the 2017 government budget proposals submitted to the Diet and deliberated.The total amount is 0.2 billion yen, a decrease of 5% from the previous year, and a new benefit-type scholarship system has been established and the national university corporation operating expenses subsidy has been increased.

 According to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, of the related budget, education-related budget is 4 billion yen (down 428% from the previous year), sports-related budget is 0.2 billion yen (up 334%), and cultural arts-related budget is 3.2 billion yen (up 1,043%). ), Science and technology related is 0.3 billion yen (up 9,621%).

 In terms of education, 955 billion yen for enhancement of scholarships including the establishment of a benefit-type scholarship system, 434 billion yen for reduction and exemption of tuition fees for national universities and private universities, and 1 billion yen for grants for operating expenses of national universities. , 970 billion yen was allocated for private university ordinary expenses subsidy, and 3,153 billion yen was allocated for measures against bullying and school refusal.

 Of these, benefit-type scholarships will be fully implemented from 2018. In 2017, it will be implemented in advance for students who are in a particularly difficult economic environment, and the number of benefits will be about 2,800.The number of interest-free scholarships to be lent will also be expanded, and the loan will be realized to all applicants who meet the criteria.
In addition, in new businesses, 3 million yen has been allocated to promote computerization of education utilizing ICT, and 10 billion yen has been allocated to strengthen the international competitiveness of national universities.

 For sports, 2020 billion yen for preparations for the 187 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, for cultural and arts, 427 billion yen for tourism strategies that utilize cultural properties such as tourism promotion that makes use of Japanese heritage, and for science and technology, H3 rocket. 191 billion yen was allocated to the development of.

reference:[Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology] Central Council for Education (110th) Handouts> Points of the 29 Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology budget (draft) (PDF)

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