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PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
PUTRAJAYA PERDANA SCHOLARSHIP
PUTRAJAYA PERDANA SCHOLARSHIP
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TALISMAN MALAYSIA LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP
TALISMAN MALAYSIA LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
Stamford Higher Education 1Malaysia (HE1M)
Stamford Higher Education 1Malaysia (HE1M)
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
DANA PENDIDIKAN KARANGKRAF
DANA PENDIDIKAN KARANGKRAF
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
Dana KCM
Dana KCM
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLB SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLB SCHOLARSHIP)
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
MACC - LA TROBE SCHOLARSHIP
MACC - LA TROBE SCHOLARSHIP
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (OVERSEAS)
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (OVERSEAS)
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
ANUGERAH  BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ANUGERAH BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
JPA Scholarship review, no more for SPM leavers in 2012 PDF Print E-mail

This is indeed a good move. While waiting for JPA to finish reviewing/revamping the scholarship award, here's some of the info gathered:

- the review may consider “reserving” scholarship offers for top scorers at university-entry level

- may be providing small bursaries for SPM-level students for them to undertake pre-university courses such as STPM, matriculation or A-levels

 - key idea was to give scholarships to those able to achieve very good results and a place at top universities

- it was important to be “fair and balanced” in the process of awarding scholarships to ensure that all communities benefited from them [now, this is the muddly part that would create unhappiness]

- Scholarships will be reserved if you are able to get very good results (at foundation) and (a) place at top universities

- not all top students will be given overseas scholarships

- list of top universities will be provided

I also hope that JPA will consider all  pre-uni studies on an balanced footing and not favor one qualification over the others. 


The Najib administration has decided to only give PublicService Department (PSD) scholarships to university entrants instead of SPM top scorers from 2012 to avoid the distress they have caused in past years.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak however said those who do well in the Form Five SPM examination will receive small bursaries instead to pursue their foundation studies.

“Scholarships will be reserved if you are able to get very good results (at foundation) and (a) place at top universities,” said Najib (picture) in an interview with the Chinese-language One FM radio station today.

“Giving out scholarships at SPM level is not a good idea... Just because you do well at O-levels doesn’t mean you’ll do well at A-levels,” he added.

Putrajaya gives out 1,500 scholarships annually and has asked government-linked companies to also offer money for top scorers.

MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek had said last week public examinations are too easy, leading to a high number of top scorers seeking scholarships.

Asked which universities were deemed “top” institutions, Najib said they would be identified in due course.

The PM also stressed that not all top students will be given overseas scholarships.

“Our universities here need top students as well. Here, we complain our universities are not ranked highly in terms of the world ranking,” he said.

“At the same time we insist on sending our top students abroad. It is a contradiction in terms of what we want to achieve,” he added.

The ranking of public institutions in Malaysia has dived through the years to the point of dropping out of the top 200 universities in the QS World University Rankings last year.

Six out of seven Malaysian universities, however, improved their ranking on the QS Asian University Rankings this year, with Universiti Malaya climbing three spots to 39th, although no Malaysian university entered the top 10 ranks.

Despite Putrajaya handing out 500 special local scholarships recently on top of the 12,000 PSD grants it gives out annually, many top scorers were still disappointed they did not receive government funding to study overseas.

The main bone of contention in the annual allocation of PSD scholarships centres around the 1,500 overseas grants, of which only 20 per cent are decided based on merit.

Nine hundred are given out based on racial quotas, with Sabah and Sarawak natives getting 75 grants each and the remaining 10 per cent to special needs students.

source: http://www.themalaysianinsider.com/malaysia/article/federal-scholarships-for-undergrads-not-spm-top-scorers-from-2012/


A total review of the Public Service Department (PSD) scholarship policy will be conducted next year.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the review would include whether to “reserve” scholarship offers for top scorers at university-entry level and providing small bursaries for SPM-level students for them to undertake pre-university courses such as STPM, matriculation or A-levels.

“We will work out a new policy next year,” he said on Thursday during the one FM Morning Kaki radio show.

His son, Nor Ashman also appeared on the show.

He said the key was to give scholarships to those able to achieve very good results and a place at top universities.

“Giving scholarships at SPM level is not a good idea. Even if students do well in their O-levels, it doesn't mean they will do well in their A-levels,” he added.

Najib added it was important to be “fair and balanced” in the process of awarding scholarships to ensure that all communities benefited from them.

source: http://thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file=/2011/6/23/nation/20110623092935&sec=nation

 

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+1 #4 gez 2012-01-10 09:31
this will also benifit those who have money and be able to pursue studies in a level foundation and etc, even if they dont do well in spm, so this will cause great impact for those who come from average or middle class family..
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+10 #3 emmerine 2011-09-01 02:40
this will still benefit bumi's only as allocation for local matriculation for non-bumi is only 10%. Just imagine the ratio. It is fair?
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+7 #2 dinesh 2011-08-11 16:19
this will be a good idea if the scholarship is awarded to those who are really "qualified" without favourism
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+9 #1 Dinesh 2011-07-02 15:23
this will still benefit the bumi's as most of the places in ipta is offered to bumi's .non bumi's should either do form 6(which most of them don't) or use their own money to complete their A-levels
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