INTERHILL – CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY BY OFFERING PETIPUN FINANCIAL GRANT TO ASPIRING PENAN STUDENTS

MIRI – Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/grant today awarded financial aids to a total of 15 deserving Penan students in recognition of their excellent academic achievements coinciding with International Literacy Day, including 1 for student pursuing Master Degree and 12 for students pursuing degree, and a further 2 student pursuing diploma.
Special financial aids were awarded to Sarina Anak Keti from Bintulu to pursue the Master Degree in Education in Asia eUniversity (AeU) Bintulu. 12 students are pursuing their Bachelor Degrees in Education in Institut Pendidikan Guru, Kampus Sarawak, one (1) student is pursuing diploma in Medical Assistance and a further one (1) student pursuing diploma in Plantation Management.
“Today, the 8th of September is International Literacy Day, where the world celebrates reading and learning the written word; I think it’s wonderful that as we celebrate your scholastic achievements today, we realise that the world celebrates with you.” Corporate Communications Manager of Interhill Group, Agnes Nyelang, said to the grantees today.
The 2015 awards were presented to the recipients by Executive Director of Interhill Group Datin Lau Ngok Yung and President of PETIPUN Datuk Temenggung Hasan Sui during an award ceremony hosted by Interhill Group at Wisma Interhill Miri Waterfront Commercial Centre today.
The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is an annual corporate social responsibility program initiated by Interhill in 2008 jointly with the Sarawak Tipun Penan Development Association (“PETIPUN”), with an aim to safeguard the future of the Penan Communities in Baram through continuing education and learning of all generations. The scheme is open not only to those seeking assistance to enter higher institutes of learning, but also to those interested in part time or vocational courses.
“The partnership with PETIPUN have been essential in making this initiative possible. I’d like to, once again, thank Yang Berbahagia Datuk Temenggung Hasan Sui and the many other associates in PETIPUN here today, for their support and their dedication in the carrying out of this project.  We look forward in continuing our combined efforts to create opportunities for the Penan youths so that they will succeed in both the private and public sectors.” Agnes Nyelang said.
The scholarship has awarded 83 Penan students over the past 7 years. The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is also an action under the Interhill Education Initiative, an initiative established under the CSR division of Interhill Group, with the objective to provide aid and assistance to students and members of the community seeking to advance their current level of education onto a higher platform, especially for those located in the rural areas.
The Interhill Education Initiative is yet another true demonstration of Interhill’s continued commitment to grow in such a way which focuses on supporting harmonious growth with the community, and the establishment of the said Initiative under the company’s founder and Managing Director, Datuk Hii Chang Pee’s, guidance is but an initial step in this direction.
This is also a reflection of Interhill’s corporate philosophy which can be represented by the acronym, “HILL” and comprising of enduring values of Humility, Integrity, Loyalty and Local community support.


Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship 2015 is Now Open for Application

MIRI – Penan students are invited to apply for Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship 2015. In line with one of its CSR initiatives – Interhill Education Initiative, the granting of this awards to Penan students aim to provide aids and assistance to those who are looking forward to pursue higher education. This effort is also Interhill’s way of showing their concern towards helping the local community in increasing their living standards by providing the very basic way of achieving it, which is through education. Interhill’s Corporate Communication Manager, Agnes Nyelang said that this initiative is done to help the Penan students in expanding their steps towards achieving their dreams. “We hope to help those smart, talented and potential students to be able to spread their wings to the outside world to earn their success,” she added. The due date for this year Interhill-PETIPUN scholarship application will be on the 27th of July 2015. Interested applicants may obtain the application form from Miri Resident Office and Interhill Headquarter office at Wisma Interhill Miri Waterfront.Forms are also available to be downloaded at www.interhill-education-initiative.com. Successful candidates will be notified.

For information, please contact:
Agnes Nyelang
Corporate Communications Manager
CSR Division
Interhill Group of Companies
www.interhill.com.my
T: +6085 412318
F: +6085 437 318
E: agnes.nyelang@interhill.com.my

Interhill – Petipun Grant Education Aids 2014

MIRI – Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship today awarded financial aids to a total of 12 deserving Penan students in recognition of their excellent academic achievements, including ten (10) students pursuing Bachelor Degree in Education, one in Matriculation and another in Diploma in Management.
Interhill-Petipun Scholarship/Grant Program of educational aids to a grand total of 12 selected Penan students, including 10 youths pursuing on course of Education at Institut Perguruan Miri, 1 scholar pursuing Diploma in Management Technology at UITM MARA Kuching and another scholar pursuing his Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) Honours in Fajar International College.

“I am inspired because among you I see future leaders of our community.  I am proud that we at Interhill can support youths with potentials, such as you.” said Director of Interhill Group, Albert Hu today.

The 2014 awards were presented to the recipients by Director Albert Hu of Interhill Group and President of PETIPUN Ybhg Datuk Temenggong Hasan Sui during an award ceremony hosted by Interhill Group at Wisma Interhill today.

The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is an annual corporate social responsibility program initiated by Interhill in 2008 jointly with the Sarawak Tipun Penan Development Association (“PETIPUN”), with an aim to safeguard the future of the Penan Communities in Baram through continuing education and learning of all generations. The scheme is open not only to those seeking assistance to enter higher institutes of learning, but also to those interested in part time or vocational courses.
The scholarship has awarded 70 Penan students over the past 6 years. A special full scholarship was also awarded to Damaris Panai, a Penan girl from Baram who achieved excellent results in her SPM, in order to enable her to pursue and complete a course of her choice ie. Diploma in Accounting, Interhill flew her out to Kuching whereby she was enrolled as a student at Segi College and currently still pursuing her study.

The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is also an action under the Interhill Education Initiative, an initiative established under the CSR division of Interhill Group, with the objective to provide aid and assistance to students and members of the community seeking to advance their current level of education onto a higher platform, especially for those located in the rural areas.

The Interhill Education Initiative is yet another true demonstration of Interhill’s continued commitment to grow in such a way which focuses on supporting harmonious growth with the community, and the establishment of the said Initiative under the company’s founder and Managing Director, Datuk Hii Chang Pee’s, guidance is but an initial step in this direction.

This is also a reflection of Interhill’s corporate philosophy which can be represented by the acronym, “HILL” and comprising of enduring values of Humility, Integrity, Loyalty and Local community support.

For information, please contact:

Agnes Nyelang
Corporate Communications Manager
CSR Division
Interhill Group of Companies
www.interhill.com.my
T. 685 412318
F. 685 437318
E. agnes.nyelang@interhill.com.my


Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship 2014 is now open

11 February 2014

Interhill and Sarawak Tipun Penan Development Association (PETIPUN) invites Penan students to apply for the Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship grant award 2014.

For the past year, a grand total of thirteen (13) selected Penan students are being awarded scholarships and financial aids under the Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant 2013.

Special financial aids were awarded to Elia Bit from Miri to pursue the Master Degree in Media and Information Warfare Studies in Universiti Teknologi MARA Kuala Lumpur. Cristie Sophie from Bintulu to pursue the Degree in Environmental Research in Universiti Malaya Shah Alam, Malvin Yong from Bintulu to pursue Diploma in Mechatronic Engineering in Politeknik Kota Kinabalu as well as Madau Rarak from Long Bangan Baram to pursue Diploma in Public Administration in Universiti Teknologi MARA Kota Samarahan. Also, seven (7) for students pursuing degree in teaching at Institut Pendidikan Guru (IPG) Kampus Tun Abdul Razak Kota Samarahan and Perlis, one (1) student pursuing pre- diploma in business administration and a further one (1) student pursuing diploma in agriculture.

The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is an action under the Interhill Education Initiative, an initiative established under the CSR division of Interhill Group, with the objective to provide aid and assistance to students and members of the community seeking to advance their current level of education onto a higher platform, especially for those located in the rural areas. In line with this, the Scholarship/Grant is open not only to those seeking assistance to enter higher institutes of learning, but also to those interested in part time or vocational courses.

The Interhill Education Initiative is yet another true demonstration of Interhill’s continued commitment to grow in such a way which focuses on supporting harmonious growth with the community.

The deadline for Year 2014 for application for the Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant falls on 1st July 2014.
Interested applicants may obtain the application form from the Miri Resident Office, PETIPUN office, Interhill Headquarter Office at Wisma Interhill Miri Waterfront or download it from www.interhill-education-initiative.com. Only successful candidates will be notified.

For information, please contact:
Agnes Nyelang
Corporate Communications Manager
CSR Division
Interhill Group of Companies
www.interhill.com.my
T. 685 412318
F. 685 437318
E. agnes.nyelang@interhill.com.my


Interhill – Petipun Scholarship For Aspiring Penan Students

KUCHING – Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship today awarded financial aids to a total of 13 deserving Penan students in recognition of their excellent academic achievements, including 1 for student pursuing Master Degree and 8 for students pursuing degree, and a further 4 student pursuing diploma.

Special financial aids were awarded to Elia Bit from Miri to pursue the Master Degree in Media and Information Warfare Studies in Universiti Teknologi MARA Kuala Lumpur. Cristie Sophie from Bintulu to pursue the Degree in Environmental Research in Universiti Malaya Shah Alam, Malvin Yong from Bintulu to pursue Diploma in Mechatronic Engineering in Politeknik Kota Kinabalu as well as Madau Rarak from Long Bangan Baram to pursue Diploma in Public Administration in Universiti Teknologi MARA Kota Samarahan. Also, seven (7) for students pursuing degree in teaching at Institut Pendidikan Guru (IPG) Kampus Tun Abdul Razak Kota Samarahan and Perlis, one (1) student pursuing pre- diploma in business administration and a further one (1) student pursuing diploma in agriculture.

“We are inspired because among the students I see future leaders of our community. I am proud that we at Interhill can support youths with such potential such as the scholarship recipients today” said Corporate Communications Manager of Interhill Group, Agnes Nyelang today.
The 2013 awards were presented to the recipients by Director Rogina Hii of Interhill Group and Secretary of PETIPUN Ms Mareia Datuk Hasan Sui during an award ceremony hosted by Interhill Group at Pullman Kuching hotel today.

The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is an annual corporate social responsibility program initiated by Interhill in 2008 jointly with the Sarawak Tipun Penan Development Association (“PETIPUN”), with an aim to safeguard the future of the Penan Communities in Baram through continuing education and learning of all generations. The scheme is open not only to those seeking assistance to enter higher institutes of learning, but also to those interested in part time or vocational courses.
The scholarship has awarded 58 Penan students over the past 5 years. A special full scholarship was also awarded to Damaris Panai, a Penan girl from Baram who achieved excellent results in her SPM, in order to enable her to pursue and complete a course of her choice ie. Diploma in Accounting, Interhill flew her out to Kuching whereby she was enrolled as a student at Segi College and currently still pursuing her study.

The Interhill-PETIPUN Scholarship/Grant is also an action under the Interhill Education Initiative, an initiative established under the CSR division of Interhill Group, with the objective to provide aid and assistance to students and members of the community seeking to advance their current level of education onto a higher platform, especially for those located in the rural areas.

The Interhill Education Initiative is yet another true demonstration of Interhill’s continued commitment to grow in such a way which focuses on supporting harmonious growth with the community, and the establishment of the said Initiative under the company’s founder and Managing Director, Datuk Hii Chang Pee’s, guidance is but an initial step in this direction.
This is also a reflection of Interhill’s corporate philosophy which can be represented by the acronym, “HILL” and comprising of enduring values of Humility, Integrity, Loyalty and Local community support.

For information, please contact:
Agnes Nyelang
Corporate Communications Manager
CSR Division
Interhill Group of Companies
www.interhill.com.my
T. 685 412318
F. 685 437318
E. agnes.nyelang@interhill.com.my