Education is critical in determining the life quality of its people. We believe that by encouraging learning and providing educational opportunities, it can improve the quality of life of its people and overcoming their poverty. As such, Citramas Foundation has been actively focusing in developing education and learning opportunities in Batam through donations; scholarships and partnering with specialized skills institution.

Amongst its many initiatives, it has donated a study building to a Vocational High School in Batam; and provided computers to nine public elementary schools in the Nongsa District of Batam. It has also provided to other school's supporting facilities such as bus shelters and hygienic toilets.

In the course of encouraging and instilling an reading interest of the community, Citramas has donated a Smart ar as Mobile Library to the Education Board of Batam City.

Citramas Foundation has contributed 24 welding machine sets and 1 electrode oven to the Batam Polytechnic ) encourage new skills development for labourers and skills upgrading for qualified welders in Batam.

In its continuous efforts to improve education standards, it has given out monetary aids nd scholarship funds to hundreds of outstanding college students who were the children of employees in the Citramas group; as well as for the children of underprivileged families and orphans from orphanages. Through this educational fund, many young working adults living in the vicinity have also benefitted in the skills pgrading opportunity provided for welding and meca-tronics.
For the participation, dedication, and contribution to the education of Batam city, the Education Board of Batam ity has awarded Citramas Foundation the ANDIKA Award. By the provision of welding facility in-Batam olytechnic, it was also awarded the "Contribution Award" bythe Governor of Riau Islands.


Scholarships are offered to students from Primary to University levels as well as skills training in welding etc.