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PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Award
New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Award
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SIJIL PELAJARAN MALAYSIA (SPM) 2012
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
KIENTA ENGINEERING
KIENTA ENGINEERING
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
ALBUKHARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
ALBUKHARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
KHAZANAH WATAN SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE and POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH WATAN SCHOLARSHIP (FOUNDATION, UNDERGRADUATE and POSTGRADUATE)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY SCHOLARSHIP FOR MALAYSIAN
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM BIASISWA MYBRAINSC
SKIM BIASISWA MYBRAINSC
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (UK)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (UK)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
BIASISWA KARANGKRAF
BIASISWA KARANGKRAF
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (CHINA)
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
PNB GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP
PNB GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG KE UNIVERSITI-UNIVERSITI TIMUR TENGAH (MESIR & JORDAN)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG KE UNIVERSITI-UNIVERSITI TIMUR TENGAH (MESIR & JORDAN)
Dana KCM
Dana KCM
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MALAYSIA MATRICULATION SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MALAYSIA MATRICULATION SCHOLARSHIP
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SULTAN ISKANDAR POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SULTAN ISKANDAR POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK 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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