The Open Share Foundation (OSF) is an educational organization in Indonesia in cooperation with the Institute of International Education (IIE). IIE is the largest and most experience non-profit private educational exchange organization in the world. Through this cooperation, OSF administers various educational scholarship programs for study in Indonesia and abroad, including a number of short-term training and programs for professionals and scholars funded by international sponsor institutions. OSF introduces American higher education to Indonesian public through Annual Education Fairs. In addition, OSF also disseminates information on the development of education in Indonesia to teachers and students abroad through IIE’s network.
OSF in cooperation with Educational Testing Service and Prometric administer a variety of tests in order to support application to various universities abroad. Furthermore, OSF also cooperates with other institutions to administer other professional certification examinations.
OSF provides information regarding employment opportunities for Indonesian students who have finished their studies abroad and returned to Indonesia through a publication called “Returning to Indonesia”. OSF also assists American students and scholars/teachers in conducting short-term student exchange programs in Indonesia to advance education. OSF also assists Sabre Foundation in distributing books which are donated to higher education institutions in Indonesia.