Community College Initiative Program
Adi Candra, a graduate of SMAN 2 (high school) in Trenggalek, is using a CCIP grant to study hospitality management at Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Adi Candra has been working as a front office staff at a hotel in Bali for the last two and a half years.
Adolfina Wangbon, who works in Corporate Planning & Integration at P.T. Freeport Indonesia, is currently using a CCI Program grant to study business management and administration at Northern Virginia Community College, Springfield, Virginia. She graduated from a dental nursing college in 1997, and then worked for ten years as a dental nurse assistant at the International SOS Hospital, Tembagapura. She has also been active as a volunteer in activities related to HIV/AIDS prevention in Tembagapura.
Andi Onny Octaviani
Andi Onny Octaviani earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary school teacher’s education at Muhammadiyah University in 2014, but she is currently using a CCIP grant to study entrepreneurship at Bunker Hill Community College, Boston, Massachusetts.
Apner Songa owns a small savings-and-loan microfinance business in Tobelo, North Maluku, and is a part-time teacher at Manggala Perkasa School there, as well. He earned a diploma degree in ecotourism from Padamara Polytechnic in 2013. He is now using a CCIP award to study business management and administration at Mesa Community College, Mesa, Arizona.
Ayu Sartika Hiasyah
Ayu Sartika Hiasyah is studying banking and finance at Houston Community College, Houston, Texas. She has been working as a public relations officer at Bank Sulselbar in Makassar, South Sulawesi. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication studies from Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta.