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PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
TAYLOR\'S NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
TAYLOR\'S NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
SRI KDU INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME SCHOLARSHIP
SRI KDU INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME SCHOLARSHIP
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
PUTRA FOUNDATION FUND
PUTRA FOUNDATION FUND
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - DIPLOMA UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - DIPLOMA UNITEN
TAIWAN INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT FUND (ICDF) HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
TAIWAN INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT FUND (ICDF) HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
KIENTA ENGINEERING
KIENTA ENGINEERING
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TUN DR MAHATHIR UPM-ELS SCHOLARSHIP
TUN DR MAHATHIR UPM-ELS SCHOLARSHIP
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN  AKADEMIK (RLKA)
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN AKADEMIK (RLKA)
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
SAMSUNG TAKING CHARGE PROGRAMME
SAMSUNG TAKING CHARGE PROGRAMME
Stamford Higher Education 1Malaysia (HE1M)
Stamford Higher Education 1Malaysia (HE1M)
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIA AIRPORT SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIA AIRPORT SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
YAYASAN SULTAN ISKANDAR POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SULTAN ISKANDAR POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
ANUGERAH  BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ANUGERAH BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
IJN DIPLOMA IN NURSING PROGRAM
IJN DIPLOMA IN NURSING PROGRAM
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
TALISMAN MALAYSIA LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP
TALISMAN MALAYSIA LIMITED SCHOLARSHIP
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
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

 

Comments  

 
+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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