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MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP FOR IT AND ENGINEERING
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA IN NURSING
MACC - LA TROBE SCHOLARSHIP
MACC - LA TROBE SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
LEADER SCHOLARSHIP
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) YOUNG LEADERS\' PROGRAMME (YLP)
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
SPORTS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA PINJAMAN KERAJAAN NEGERI SARAWAK PERINGKAT IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA
BIASISWA PINJAMAN KERAJAAN NEGERI SARAWAK PERINGKAT IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
ROASTERS SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
ASTRO SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
“JOURNEY TO SEMICONDUCTOR” SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
BIASISWA KELAS PERSEDIAAN UNIVERSITI (BKPU)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CENTENARY SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE SCHOLARSHIPS
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
LIM KOK WING SCHOLARSHIP
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
MEGASTEEL SCHOLARSHIP FOR DIPLOMA HOLDERS
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOL)
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
NAGOYA UNVERSITY-JAGAM SCHOLARSHIP
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLM SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (LLM SCHOLARSHIP)
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
Program Khas Pelajar Lepasan SPM - Kerjasama MARA dan JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
UNIMY MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
UNIMY MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
EPF SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN NEGERI SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN NEGERI SELANGOR
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
CURTIN PHD SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT SCHOLARSHIP
UTM ENDOWMENT 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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