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CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (SCHOOL)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
MERCEDES BENZ APPRENTICE TRAINING PROGRAM
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
COLBY-SAWYER INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
THE IMU BACHELOR OF PHARMACY SCHOLARSHIP 2013
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN RUBBER EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL (MREPC) SCHOLARSHIP
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
KPMG ASEAN Scholarship
KPMG ASEAN Scholarship
UTAR Nursing Scholarship
UTAR Nursing Scholarship
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS UNTUK LAIN LAIN KELAYAKAN
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS UNTUK LAIN LAIN KELAYAKAN
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
PANASONIC SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRAD)
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN  AKADEMIK (RLKA)
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN AKADEMIK (RLKA)
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
CHANG MING THIEN FOUNDATION LOAN
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TAN SRI LEE SHIN CHENG SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TAN SRI LEE SHIN CHENG SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA KIJANG EMAS AND KIJANG SCHOLARSHIP (PRE-U)
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
BIASISWA SUKAN PERSEKUTUAN
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
OYL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
MALAYSIAN COMMUNITY AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (MCEF)
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
MPOB Education Scholarship
MPOB Education Scholarship
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
KIENTA ENGINEERING
KIENTA ENGINEERING
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PROTON SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
FULBRIGHT MALAYSIA AWARD
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
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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