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MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL SCHOLARSHIP
METHODIST COLLEGE KL MERIT AND SPECIAL 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
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA NASIONAL JPA
BIASISWA NASIONAL JPA
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
MALAYSIA AIRPORT SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIA AIRPORT SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (OVERSEAS)
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (OVERSEAS)
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
ANUGERAH  BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ANUGERAH BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH PROGRAM PASCA SISWAZAH LUAR NEGARA MARA
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
Dana KCM
Dana KCM
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Ijazah Pertama di Universiti Multimedia (MMU), IPTA, IPTS dan Luar Negara
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Ijazah Pertama di Universiti Multimedia (MMU), IPTA, IPTS dan Luar Negara
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (UK)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (UK)
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
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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