UGM and PT Triputra Investindo Arya Agreed on Scholarship Cooperation
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) and PT Triputra Investindo Arya have agreed to establish a cooperation. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Rector of UGM, Prof. Ir. Sudjarwadi, M.Eng., Ph.D., and People and System Development Head of PT Triputra Investindo Arya, Murti Widianingsih, Friday (4/3) at Conference Room, UGM Main Office.
With regards to scholarship awarding for outstanding students of UGM. The MoU was signed together by Director of Student Affairs of UGM, Drs. Haryanto, M.Si., and People and System Development Head of PT Triputra Investindo Arya, Murti Widianingsih.
PT Triputra Investindo Arya akan memberikan beasiswa kepada mahasiswa berprestasi UGM. Bentuk beasiswa yang diberikan berupa bantuan uang SPP dan BOP, uang biaya hidup sebesar Rp3.750.000,00 per semester, dan program pengembangan diri oleh Triputra. Beasiswa yang diperuntukkan bagi mahasiswa program sarjana Fakultas Ekonomika dan Bisnis (FEB), Fakultas Psikologi, dan Fakultas Teknik ini akan diberikan selama dua tahun, selama semester 5-8. Pendaftaran beasiswa dikelola oleh Direktorat Kemahasiswaan UGM.
Murti Widianingsih, People and System Development Head PT Triputra Investindo Arya, in her speech said that the scholarship program for UGM was the first time by Triputra. But, the Yayasan A & A Rachmat under Triputra Group has granted scholarships since 2003 for students having financial difficulties in paying tuitions.
The cooperation in the future, Murti expected, does not only cover scholarships but expanded to other areas. Triputra wishes to partner with UGM in giving contributions to the state and increasing added value for Indonesia. “It is expected that the scholarship can motivate students as future leaders so that they can increase their achievements,” she added
UGM Rector expressed his thanks for Triputra's initiative to give scholarship for UGM students. The scholarship program is a good step to improve education. The Rector said that besides establishing cooperation with Triputra, UGM has conducted many cooperation with many companies in productive sector. “The expectation is UGM and Triputra strengthen each other in helping the community and contributing to the nation,” he said.