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AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
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TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
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YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
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NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
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SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
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MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
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Stamford Higher Education 1Malaysia (HE1M)
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UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
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Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
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PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
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NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
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RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
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CHEVENING CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AWARDS (SINGAPORE PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AWARDS (SINGAPORE PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
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YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
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1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
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SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
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KEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
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RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM PRAUNIVERSITI SEKOLAH SUKAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PENDIDIKAN MALAYSIA
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
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MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
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UNIMY MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
UNIMY MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
HSBC CLASSICS BURSARY
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
PNB SCHOLARSHIP FOR OVERSEAS PROGRAMME
PNB SCHOLARSHIP FOR OVERSEAS PROGRAMME
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8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
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CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE SCHOLARSHIPS
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
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UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
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Dana KCM
Dana KCM
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Persediaan ke Luar Negara
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Persediaan ke Luar Negara
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
KOON YEW YING SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA AMANAH RAYA
BIASISWA AMANAH RAYA
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Pra Universiti / Program Alpha di Universiti Multimedia (MMU)
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Pra Universiti / Program Alpha di Universiti Multimedia (MMU)
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
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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