The 2019 Arryman Symposium organized by the Indonesian Research Support and Scholarship Foundation (ISRSF) was held on Friday 21 June 2019 at the Sequis Auditorium, Jakarta.. The Symposium is held annually as an opportunity to present the results of research and hard work by Arryman Fellows who has studied for one year at Northwestern University, USA.
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.
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.