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TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
DANA PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
MPOB Education Scholarship
MPOB Education Scholarship
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
OVERSEAS UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
BIASISWA  PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA  JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
BIASISWA PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
SAMSUNG TAKING CHARGE PROGRAMME
SAMSUNG TAKING CHARGE PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
MIED LOAN
MIED LOAN
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
GAMUDA SCHOLARSHIP
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
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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