Monash University, Indonesia, known for its international-standard master’s and doctoral programs, has collaboratively announced a scholarship initiative in official partnership with Mekari, Indonesia’s leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) company, and Digital Hub BSD City.
The Business Innovation Scholarship, under Master of Business Innovation (MBI) courses, worth Rp 336 million will grant one chosen recipient a fully-funded MBI master course at Monash University, Indonesia. Scholarship hopefuls need to submit their applications between July 25th and September 8th, with the final scholarship recipient eligible to enroll in the October 2023 business program.
Monash University, Indonesia, invited professionals, entrepreneurs, and startup founders to send their applications and selection process, thereby giving them the opportunity to be selected as recipient the Business Innovation Scholarship.
“It is with great enthusiasm that we announce our upcoming business competition, an arena where innovation meets ambition, and where the future’s pioneers are forged. In this competition, the coveted grand prize is not only a full scholarship in our MBI courses, but also an array of benefits tailored to elevate professionals and entrepreneurs to new heights.”
“Imagine a scholarship that not only opens the doors to education but also bestows upon you the tools, networks, and resources essential for success in the world of business. Let this be the spark that ignites your entrepreneurial flame or enhances your existing ventures. Embrace the chance to learn from seasoned mentors, connect with industry leaders, and gain insights that will be the bedrock of your future accomplishments,” said Harriman Saragih, Associate Professor and Course coordinator of Business innovation courses at Monash University, Indonesia.
The Master of Business Innovation (MBI) program at Monash University, Indonesia, is designed for experienced professionals looking to enhance their management and innovation skills to drive business performance.
The program is ideal for individuals eager to exchange practical and theoretical perspectives, actively participate in the learning process, and integrate their professional experiences with theoretical frameworks.
Irawan Harahap, CEO of Sinar Mas Land Digital Tech Ecosystem & Development, explained that the collaboration will ensure that the positive impact of Mekari Conference 2023 will extend far beyond the event.
“Sinar Mas Land, through Digital Hub BSD City, has been hosting digital tech companies from startups to unicorns and tech giants. Our ecosystem is complemented by numerous digital schools from which we generate a digital talent pool to optimize Indonesia’s ever-expanding tech infrastructure. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate in this scholarship to empower local tech talents to scale up and make a greater impact to society,” said Irawan.
Suwandi Soh, CEO of Mekari Indonesia, added that the company is committed to supporting the growth of technological and entrepreneurial talents in Indonesia, given that the country is undergoing a rapid digital transformation.
“The presence of highly knowledgeable and skilled tech talents and entrepreneurs will enable Indonesia to fully optimize digital innovations, including artificial intelligence (AI), to better transform industries and the economy. The Business Innovation Scholarship is a realization of our commitment to power the growth of industries and professionals in Indonesia through technological adoption,” said Suwandi.
The Business Innovation Scholarship coincides with Mekari Conference 2023, Mekari’s annual technology and business conference. This conference connects professionals, entrepreneurs, and experts across industries to share the latest insights on innovative technologies and business practices. This year, the Mekari Conference will occur on 7 September 2023 at ICE BSD.
Those interested in participating in the Business Innovation Scholarship can obtain more information via https://www.mekariconference.com/monash-university/.