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In a groundbreaking move for the future of education in Indonesia, Sampoerna University and the Association of Indonesian District Governments (APKASI), in collaboration with the Adiluhung Nusantara Foundation, recently formalized their commitment through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Friday, 10 November 2023. This alliance signifies a significant step towards reshaping the educational landscape of the nation.
Representing Sampoerna University at this momentous event was Dr. Wahdi Salasi April Yudhi, the esteemed Rektor of Sampoerna University. The Adiluhung Nusantara Foundation was represented by Dra. Siti Nurkhayati, M. Pd., Chairman of Adiluhung Nusantara Foundation. The event was also witnessed by distinguished representatives from other prominent institutions, including Prof. Siswantoyo, S.Pd., M.Kes., AIFO – Vice Rector for Academic and Student Affairs Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Prof. Dr. Lia Yuliana, M.Pd. – Director of Academic Affairs Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, Prof. Zhu Xiaohu – International Affairs Shanghai Normal University, Dr. Wahyudi – Director of SEAMOLEC, Yaya Sutarya – Deputy Director for Administration SEAMOLEC, and Dr. Himmatul Hassanah – Expert Staff for Education APKASI, along with Prof. Hu Guoyong – Deputy Director UNESCO Teaching and Education China.
One of the key initiatives emerging from this collaboration is the Golden Indonesia Scholarship Program. Sampoerna University and APKASI, through the Adiluhung Nusantara Foundation, have joined forces to implement this transformative scholarship program. Designed to empower deserving students, the program aims to provide financial support and educational resources, enabling talented individuals to pursue their aspirations and unlock their full potential.
Moreover, the partnership between Sampoerna University and APKASI extends to cooperation with District Governments through intermediary parties, fostering collaboration in the world of education. By actively engaging with District Governments for student recruitment, the alliance seeks to ensure that educational opportunities are accessible to bright minds from every corner of Indonesia. This commitment reflects a dedication to promoting equal access to quality education and serves as a powerful catalyst for social mobility.
The overarching goal of this partnership is to empower individuals, irrespective of their geographical location, to contribute meaningfully to the development of their local communities. By bridging gaps in educational access and fostering collaborative efforts, Sampoerna University and APKASI aspire to create a lasting impact that will shape the future of Indonesia for generations to come.
As the nation sets its sights on the ambitious goal of “INDONESIA EMAS 2045,” this collaborative endeavor represents a crucial step towards realizing a golden future where education is a cornerstone for national development and prosperity. Together, these institutions are paving the way for a brighter and more inclusive educational landscape, ensuring that the potential of every Indonesian student is recognized, nurtured, and celebrated.
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