UMK – 186 college students of Kudus joined selection of Djarum Scholarship Program (Beswan Djarum) at the auditorium of University of Muria Kudus (UMK), Friday (11th of July, 2014). They consisted of 116 UMK students and 70 STAIN Kudus students.
Welly Arisanto, the supervisor of Semarang Region of Beswan noted, some tests must be completed by these hundreds of students to compete for the nationally prestigious scholarship.
‘’The test includes Academic Potential Test (TPA) and psycho test. Next, for them who have gone through, the step is interview,’’ Welly said among his activity monitoring the selection.
He explained that in Central Java, Beswan Djarum involves of 5 regions; Semarang, Yogyakarta, Solo, Purwokerto, and Kudus. ‘’For now, the selection is in Kudus,’’ he added.
Welly hoped that the students who would get Beswan Djarum would take the best benefits from the opportunity very well. ‘’Many trainings and capacity buildings are provided for them. Hopefully, the knowledge will be implemented in the real life, in their environment, family, campus, and future professional environment.”