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PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA PINJAMAN KERAJAAN NEGERI SARAWAK PERINGKAT IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA
BIASISWA PINJAMAN KERAJAAN NEGERI SARAWAK PERINGKAT IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
KBU COLLEGE MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
KBU COLLEGE MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLM SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLM SCHOLARSHIP)
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
PROGRAM KEJURUTERAAN JERMAN, PERANCIS, JEPUN DAN KOREA - JPA
PROGRAM KEJURUTERAAN JERMAN, PERANCIS, JEPUN DAN KOREA - JPA
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA NASIONAL JPA
BIASISWA NASIONAL JPA
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY A-LEVELS SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY A-LEVELS SCHOLARSHIP
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
MAXIS SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE - UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
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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