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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN  SPM  UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN SPM UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
NEHEMIAH SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
KOREAN ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
KOREAN ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (IB PRE-UNIVERSITY)
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SCHOLARSHIP
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - IPTA
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - IPTA
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
Dana KCM
Dana KCM
AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MALAYSIA MATRICULATION SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL MALAYSIA MATRICULATION SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S WORLD CLASS SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
INDIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
IOI SCHOLARSHIP
IOI SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLB SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLB SCHOLARSHIP)
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN 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

 

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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