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THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
MMC SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
ALBUKHARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
ALBUKHARY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SUNRISE EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE)
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR DIASPORA CHILDREN
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
BIASISWA  PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA  JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
BIASISWA PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIPS
SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIPS
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY SPECIAL PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SARAWAK BESTARI SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
PROGRAM BURSARY PELAJAR CEMERLANG SPM
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN NEGERI SEMBILAN
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TITIJAYA SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
CHINESE INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS PRINCIPAL\'S SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
OVERSEAS STUDENTS SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT LINGNAN UNIVERSITY HONG KONG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
ANUGERAH  BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ANUGERAH BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
IJM SCHOLARSHIP
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
ECM LIBRA FOUNDATION STUDY LOAN PROGRAMME
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
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 PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN (PPISMP) DENGAN KEPUJIAN BAGI LULUSAN      UNIFIED EXAMINATION CERTIFICATE (UEC) DAN SIJIL MENENGAH AGAMA (SMA) ATAU      SIJIL MENENGAH UGAMA (SMU) AMBILAN KHAS JUN 2014
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN (PPISMP) DENGAN KEPUJIAN BAGI LULUSAN UNIFIED EXAMINATION CERTIFICATE (UEC) DAN SIJIL MENENGAH AGAMA (SMA) ATAU SIJIL MENENGAH UGAMA (SMU) AMBILAN KHAS JUN 2014
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
NILAI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
PIDM UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
FAIRVIEW INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
DATO LEE CHONG WEI KDU EDUCATION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TUN DR MAHATHIR UPM-ELS SCHOLARSHIP
TUN DR MAHATHIR UPM-ELS SCHOLARSHIP
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - MBA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
NEXUS SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMME
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
TEO SOO PIN SCHOLARSHIP
PUTRAJAYA PERDANA SCHOLARSHIP
PUTRAJAYA PERDANA SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY THREE
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
SUNWAY TES-ICAEW GLOBAL Accountant Scholarship Scheme for SPM 9As Achievers
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR DI UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA JPA
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN NEGERI SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN NEGERI SELANGOR
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE SCHOLARSHIPS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
HELP UNIVERSITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
AMCHAM-MACEE SCHOLARSHIP
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
SONY SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
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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