What do they say?
Franciscus Welirang Direktur PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk.
"One of the pillars of Corporate Social Responsibility of PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk (Indofood) is Building Human Capital through education. (Building Human Capital) through education. Indofood provides scholarships to students who have high academic achievement from State Universities and come from families with financial problems. financial problems. In its distribution, Indofood cooperates with the Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation, which has been running for 11 years. Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation, which has been running for 11 years. since 2008 with a scholarship program called Beasiswa Indofood Sukses Makmur (BISMA)."
To prepare university graduates to enter the workforce workforce, Indofood together with KSE designed a training program called the Indofood Leadership Camp, where the training program is divided into 5 stages (Indofood Leadership Camp I-V) over a period of one year. (Indofood Leadership Camp I-V) over a period of one year. The five Indofood Leadership Camp programs as a whole program as a whole aims to prepare Human Resources (HR) in order to narrow the gap in the readiness of university graduates to enter the workforce and face the challenges of the global market. the world of work and face the challenges of the global market, because in a global market, human resources from any country are free to enter the workforce. global market, human resources from any country are free to enter other countries and work outside their country, including Indonesia. outside their country, including in Indonesia. So that competition in the world of So that competition in the world of work becomes increasingly tight. This is a challenge for us both educational institutions, the government and the private sector as well as other stakeholders such as the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation who care about other stakeholders such as the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation who care about education. education. For this reason, in the future Indofood and KSE will continue to make to make improvements in the Indofood Leadership Camp program program to answer the challenges faced above. I represent the management of PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk. would like to express my gratitude to Karya Salemba Empat Foundation for their partnership. for the good cooperation that has been established so far in the distribution of scholarship funds and the distribution of scholarship funds and the preparation of Indofood Leadership Camp training programs. Indofood Leadership Camp training programs for BISMA participants. Preparing Human Resources to Face the Challenges of the Global Market Global Market
Patrick Walujo Co-Founder and Managing Partner Northstar Group
At Northstar, we believe that education is the greatest investment in human capital and national development. Yayasan Karya Salemba Empat has shown tremendous commitment in creating opportunities for students to pursue higher education. We are proud to partner with Yayasan Karya Salemba Empat and we are confident that, together, we will continue to make a positive impact in the future.
Rama P. Kusumaputra Direktur PT Bank OCBC NISP. Tbk
"Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) is a life of hope, determination, patience and success. full of hope, determination, patience and success. It began as an expression of gratitude for the extraordinary gift of opportunity to receive higher education at the best universities in Indonesia, the founders of KSE wanted to pay it forward by giving back to their nation. Initially only armed with sincere aspirations but that was more than enough to start the first step by providing scholarship to 1 (one) student. Seeds that are nurtured diligently and lovingly grows a tree that is and bear sweet fruit. It is unimaginable that from one to tens of thousands of scholarships."
Bank OCBC NISP is grateful to be able to realize its mission by growing and developing together with KSE to make Indonesia even better. For more than 15 years hand in hand and working together to realize the dreams together. As exemplified by the founders of KSE's founders, the students have been made aware of the need not to stop at just being scholarship recipients but to devote themselves to their country as the successor to the the baton by providing lessons and scholarships to the next generation. With the program designed together with Bank OCBC NISP and KSE, the addition of more Indonesia with good character and high education can be faster. can be faster.
Muhammad Hanif Direktur Utama PT. Mandiri Manajemen Investasi
"The collaboration with Karya Salemba Empat Foundation is part of our efforts to achieve our vision of becoming a trusted investment management company company with excellent service and able to provide innovative solutions for our investors. To realize this vision vision, we constantly develop the quality of our people, and create innovative products that maximize investors."
We believe this collaboration will produce the best and who will become the warriors of today in building our beloved country of Indonesia. Innovative culture is the key to Mandiri's business Investment business in an effort to always provide the right financial solutions for investors in accordance with investment objectives supported by our excellence in managing funds and portfolios. By continuing to ensure Good Corporate Governance and risk management based on international best practices. risk management based on international best practices to maintain trust and maximize fund management for investors. for investors. We would like to thank the Karya Foundation Salemba Empat Foundation for being a partner in the effort to to improve the quality of education in Indonesia. May Karya Salemba Empat Foundation continues to advance in working to to educate the life of the nation.
Agus. B Yanuar Direktur Utama PT Samuel Aset Manajemen
"As one of the institutions working with YKSE in the distribution of this scholarship, SAM would like to express our gratitude for YKSE's hard work in ensuring that every form of form of scholarship awarded has been channeled and optimally utilized."
As one of the domestic-based investment management companies PT Samuel Aset Manajemen (SAM) realizes the the importance of the business world's contribution in overcoming barriers for students to pursue higher education in Indonesia. SAM also sees that the realization of the Indonesian capital market Indonesia's capital market, which is controlled by the power of domestic investors can only be accomplished through the creation of a society that is prosperous, well-educated and investment-conscious society. For Therefore, since 2015 SAM, through the SAM Dana Cerdas (SDC) Mutual Fund, has been working with the Cerdas (SDC) Mutual Fund has been cooperating with Yayasan Karya Salemba Empat (YKSE) Foundation in the distribution of scholarship program for scholarship program for students at universities in Indonesia. We are confident that YKSE's commitment and hard work will greatly help SAM and the scholarship recipients in realizing a prosperous, well-educated and investment-conscious society. investment conscious.
Antony Dirga Direktur & PT. Trimegah Asset Management
"I am personally very impressed with the Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation. The noble ideals and vision of the founders were the initial seeds that became the solid foundation for the establishment of KSE. The strong determination, tenacity, and hard work of the founders, administrators and donors are the fertilizer that continues to nourish KSE until thousands of students in our beloved country receive scholarships. The initial seed that was planted with the spirit of giving and sharing, has been enjoyed by the young generation of the nation's hope."
The same spirit of giving and sharing has become part of our organization, PT Trimegah Asset Management. As one of the investment managers working in this country, we believe that providing scholarships for students in need can be a concrete contribution in advancing the country's development. scholarships for students in need can be a concrete contribution in advancing our nation. our nation. Having seen and witnessed the commitment, consistency, transparency and focus of the management team, we at Trimegah believe that KSE is the right partner for us. at Trimegah believe KSE is the right partner in contributing to this country. Thank you to KSE for the partnership that has been formed over the years. May God Almighty always accompany our efforts and hard work together to build a better Indonesia.
Fredrik Sokoy The co-Rector of Universitas Cenderawasih
"It was a source of pride for us at Cenderawasih University when the Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation visited us and confirmed its commitment to provide scholarships to our students. Since 2015, that commitment has begun to be implemented and the KSE management has been selecting prospective recipients from among the students in an open and competitive manner."
KSE has taken affirmative action by increasing the quota as one of its strong commitments in encouraging human resources in eastern Indonesia, which is often categorized as the Disadvantaged, Underdeveloped and Outermost (3T) region. We at Universitas Cenderawasih are proud that the scholarship recipients feel safe, secure and competitive in carrying out their responsibilities as students. Tens of thousands of students who come to Cenderawasih University come from various parts of Papua, from valleys, mountains, swamps, and coastal areas. Some also come from outside Papua. The need to find sources of funding in the form of scholarship support like this is still very high. Therefore we advise that this kind of cooperation can continue to be improved in the form of addition of quotas and giving priority to Cenderawasih University which is included in the 3T category, in accordance with the political will of the government which continues to declare to develop human resources in this region seriously. in this region seriously. We agree that this humanitarian action carried out by the KSE Foundation needs to be improved in the future. As the head of Universitas Cenderawasih, I would like to express our pride and respect for this ongoing collaboration.
Prof. Dr. Ir. Samsul Rizal, M. Eng The Rector of Universitas Syiah Kuala
"Students as the nation's assets are productive and potential human resources, and will grow and develop as future leaders, so government policies are needed to save the nation's assets. The economic conditions of the Indonesian people are still mostly weak which has led to the lower value of people's income, especially the people of Aceh. This has greatly affected the teaching and learning process in higher education, and even in forced circumstances has led to interruptions or delays in completing their education. It is unfortunate when it happens to students who potentially have high academic achievement."
Starting in 2015 Yayasan Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) is one of the donors / scholarship partners who are active in providing scholarships in recent years, until now providing scholarships to 70 students of Syiah Kuala University, this is very helpful. providing scholarships in recent years, until now providing scholarships to 70 students of Syiah Kuala University, this is very helpful for students to excel and be able to complete their studies on time. students to excel and be able to complete their studies on time. The role of the Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation in the form of scholarships and activities of the Entrepreneurship Program, soft skills, we would like to express our appreciation to the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation. We would like to express our appreciation to Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) Foundation. Henceforth, we will continue to cooperate with KSE to create sustainable benefits. in order to create sustainable benefits, for students who need it. On this occasion, on behalf of the academic community of Syiah Kuala University, we would like to express our gratitude and highest appreciation. gratitude and highest appreciation for the participation of Karya Salemba Empat Foundation which helps the education program at Syiah Kuala University. education program at Syiah Kuala University. Hopefully the participation of Karya Salemba Empat Foundation can be sustainable in its contribution to the world of education in Indonesia in general and at Syiah Kuala University in particular. and at Syiah Kuala University in particular
Prof. Dr. med. Tri Hanggono Achmad, dr Rektor Universitas Padjadjaran
"In connection with the cooperation developed, on this opportunity, Universitas Padjadjaran expresses high appreciation of the Salemba Empat Karya Foundation which has been active for almost two decades until now, helping citizens who cannot afford to be able to continue their education, especially in higher education. Since 2009, the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation directly or indirectly, has partnered with Padjadjaran University to support the scholarship program for more than a thousand students who do not have the financial ability to complete their studies at Padjadjaran University. at Padjadjaran University."
As part of the efforts to educate the nation and in the implementation of the education process, Universitas Padjadjaran University is committed to helping citizens who have the potential but have financial constraints to continue their education in higher education. For this, by collaborating with various parties through pentahelix approach, Universitas Padjadjaran endeavors to to overcome the problems faced by providing scholarships to those who have potential but are constrained in terms of financing. Finally, we hope that the spirit and devotion in educating the nation owned by Karya Salemba Empat Foundation can continue to color the world of education in Indonesia. education in Indonesia.
Prof. Ir. Dwikorita Karnawati, M.Sc., Ph.D Rektor Universitas Gadjah Mada
"Establishing a partnership with Karya Salemba Empat (KSE) since 2008 is a pride and happiness for Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM). Proud because it can collaborate with an institution that is driven by young people who have high concern for education. Happy because for eight years of cooperation, more than more than 1000 UGM students have been able to attend lectures by receiving scholarships from KSE. Therefore, we would like to thank you for the good cooperation. cooperation that has been well established."
From year to year, the number of KSE scholarship recipients at UGM continues to grow. Starting with 50 students per year, until it reached 170 students in 2015. The amount of students has also increased. This shows the magnitude of KSE's commitment to advancing higher education in Indonesia, in line with UGM's determination to provide higher education for all levels of Indonesian society with high academic ability. Another alignment that we feel in our cooperation with KSE is in the effort to improve soft skills. with KSE is in the effort to improve the soft skills of students. We all know that KSE routinely provides soft skills training for students who receive scholarship recipients. This is in line with the curriculum redesign program UGM curriculum redesign program, where extra-curricular activities to sharpen soft soft skills become part of the compulsory curriculum. UGM also encourages the Socio-entrepreneur spirit with the aspiration so that UGM students become resilient people, good at seeing opportunities and thinking out of the box. With Thus, students are not only great in the academic field but also have superior character and personality. We hope, in the next collaboration, KSE and UGM can be more synergistic in developing joint programs programs to hone students' soft skills. We are sure, with the potential and experience we have, we can complement each other and create joint programs that are beneficial for the young generation of Indonesia at large. May KSE always be blessed with the blessings and grace from God Almighty. The more successful and provide wider benefits for the nation and the State of Indonesia.
Prof.Dr.Ir. Muhammad Anis, M. Met. Rektor Universitas Indonesia
"Universitas Indonesia is proud to be one of the partners beneficiaries of the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation. Alhamdulillah, praise be to Allah SWT, we on behalf of the leadership of the University of Indonesia would like to thank to the Karya Salemba Empat Foundation for the trust that has been given to the University of has been given to the University of Indonesia for the provision of scholarship assistance to University of Indonesia students since 1995 until now. Twenty years is not a short time in the implementation of cooperation. The ups and downs have been passed in the cooperation between the Salemba Empat Karya Foundation and the University of Indonesia."
In the era of education based on character building (character building), softskill enhancement activities are are very necessary. University of Indonesia as an institution education provider is highly emphasized to be able to build a curriculum based on character building. character building. But of course, character building cannot be easily done in college. Synergy is needed with other institutions to be able to succeed character building. Therefore, we highly appreciate the Karya Salemba Empat scholarship program which not only provides financial assistance to our students students but also provides training that can develop students' character. develop student character. We hope that innovations can continue to be made by Karya Salemba Empat Foundation in implementing its spirit and purpose. Of course this is very beneficial not only for the University of Indonesia but also for the nation and state. May Karya Salemba Empat Foundation Four will be more successful and victorious in the future.