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MIED LOAN
MIED LOAN
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
1MCA EDUCATION LOAN SCHEME
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
FAJARBARU SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
KUOK FOUNDATION DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN PUBLIC POLYTECHNICS)
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
MAS CADET PILOT PROGRAM
FMM TUNKU TAN SRI MOHAMED STUDY LOAN SCHEME
FMM TUNKU TAN SRI MOHAMED STUDY LOAN SCHEME
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
BUMI ARMADA CADET SPONSORSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (US)
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
FAEDAH PENDIDIKAN PERKESO
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PINJAMAN PELAJAR IPT YAYASAN WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
SKIM PELAJAR CEMERLANG YAYASAN PAHANG
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
HONG LEONG FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
GE FOUNDATION SCHOLAR-LEADER PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
AIRASIA CADET PILOT PROGRAM
KIENTA ENGINEERING
KIENTA ENGINEERING
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
MANULIFE SCHOLARSHIP
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
T-SYSTEMS HIGH ACHIEVER SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA HAJI ABDULLAH SCHOLARSHIP
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
THE SUN-MAPCU HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LEE YAN LIAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN WAH SEONG SCHOLARSHIP
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
SIN CHEW DAILY EDUCATION FUND
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (CHINA)
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
8TV SCHOLARSHIP FUND
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
GENTING SANYEN POWER SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI TENAGA NASIONAL (UNITEN)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
TASEK CORPORATION BERHAD SCHOLARSHIP
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
ROHAS EUCO EDUCATIONAL FUND
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM KEJURUTERAAN JERMAN, PERANCIS, JEPUN DAN KOREA - JPA
PROGRAM KEJURUTERAAN JERMAN, PERANCIS, JEPUN DAN KOREA - JPA
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
PENERAJU TUNAS POTENSI
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
MALAYSIA TAIWAN SKILLS PROGRAM
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA AMBILAN TAHUN 2014
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
BIASISWA PIDN JPA
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN PENDIDIKAN BISTARI SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
KOREAN ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
KOREAN ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
IELTS SCHOLARSHIPS 2013
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
UM MEDICAL CENTRE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
JEFFREY CHEAH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ANUGERAH  BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ANUGERAH BIASISWA KECEMERLANGAN MENTERI BESAR
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MDIS MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
UCSI UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION A-LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
LION-PARKSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN BURSA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
SWATCH GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TUN RAHAH SCHOLARSHIP FUND
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
KHAZANAH CAMBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIP (UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE)
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PENDIDIKAN PETRONAS
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
DANA PENDIDIKAN KARANGKRAF
DANA PENDIDIKAN KARANGKRAF
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN  AKADEMIK (RLKA)
RANCANGAN LATIHAN KAKITANGAN AKADEMIK (RLKA)
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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