An audience of students, academics and intellectuals gathered for the 6th Annual Arryman Symposium, hosted by the Indonesian Scholarship and Research Support Foundation (ISRSF).
Each year the symposium showcases the research and accomplishments of the program’s Arryman Fellows – talented young Indonesians who are studying at Northwestern University for their doctorates in the social sciences.
The main event of the day is the presentation from Arryman Fellows. This year four doctoral students, Perdana Putri, Muhammad Ridha, Sofyan Ansori and Robie Kholillurahman, presented papers on Anthropology, Sociology and Political Sciences topic.
The selection committee of Arryman Fellows has made an announcement for the winners of 2017 Arryman Fellows. They are Muhammad Ridha , Perdana Putri , Robie Kholillurrahman and Sofyan Ansori.
On the 24th of June 2016, ISRSF proudly presented the fourth annual 2016 Arryman Symposium at the Ford Foundation Auditorium, Jakarta. The Symposium was intended to present the researches done by the 2015 Arryman Fellows, Sindhunata Hargyono with his paper titled, Buru Island: Prism of the Indonesian New Order and Norman Joshua Soelias with his paper titled, The Failure of Indonesia’s State Oil Monopoly: The Pertamina Crisis of 1975-1978.
At a ceremony today at the office of the Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP), academic leaders signed a Memorandum of Understanding between LPDP and Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, USA.
The centerpiece of ISRSF’s current work is the Arryman Fellows program, which sends talented young Indonesians to Northwestern University in Chicago, USA, to pursue doctoral studies in the social sciences and humanities.
The Indonesian Scholarship and Research Support Foundation organized three Essay Competition in 2015. The Foundation received many brilliant essays that were well written and very competitive.
During October and November, ISRSF were intensively distributed information regarding the ISRSF Essay Competition in Social Media & Universities. Essay Competition is one of our strategy in order to search very bright and talented students for the 2016 Arryman Fellowship.
The Faculty of Social and Political Sciences of Andalas University held the 2015 International Indonesian Forum for Asian Studies (IIFAS). The event, which was a first for the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences to organize, was held on the 29th and 30th of September at Andalas University’s Limau Manis Convention Hall. The 2015 IIFAS set the theme of the regional and international effect of the ASEAN Economic Community. The event also included a tour of the city of Padang and demonstrations on Minangkabau’s rich history and cultural heritage.