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NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN  SPM  UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN SPM UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
PROGRAM MATRIKULASI KEMENTERIAN PELAJARAN MALAYSIA
PROGRAM MATRIKULASI KEMENTERIAN PELAJARAN MALAYSIA
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
SUNWAY A-LEVELS SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY A-LEVELS SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL 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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