The Argentine goverment is implementing a scholarship program called Becas Bicentenario with the aim of promoting the study of technical carrers. During the ’90 the Argentine industry suffer a lot, many factories closed. At the same time young people prefered to study humanist carrers. After the 2001 crisis, local industries start to expand again -and this expansion still continue. But there aren’t enough technitians to suppport this expansion and that is why the goverment has implemented this initiative. If you are interested, all the information is available at the official website.