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UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
UWE Bristol Lord Templeman LLB Scholarship
ASSUNTA HOSPITAL DIPLOMA IN NURSING
ASSUNTA HOSPITAL DIPLOMA IN NURSING
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PERUBATAN JPA DI UNIVERSITI PERDANA
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
TAYLORS TCHT AWARDS
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
DAVIS UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRADUATE)
BANK NEGARA MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP (POSTGRADUATE)
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
BN YOUTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
Royal Military College (RMC) Intake
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
BIASISWA  PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA  JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
BIASISWA PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
AGROBANK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
PROGRAM PERUBATAN / PERGIGIAN LUAR NEGARA (PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH) MARA
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
DR GOH KENG SWEE (GKS) SCHOLARSHIP
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TANJONG PLC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN KLK SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - SECONDARY ONE
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
GENERAL CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (GCSS)
BIASISWA AMANAH RAYA
BIASISWA AMANAH RAYA
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
SKIM BIASISWA SUKAN
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TM TALENT-A 2017 SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU) MALAYSIAN ALUMNI UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
AMCORP STUDY GRANT
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
DATUK ROGER TAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - PROGRAM UNIVERSITI LUAR NEGARA
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
BIASISWA SUKAN IPT
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
NBC (NG BEE CHAI) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG KE UNIVERSITI-UNIVERSITI TIMUR TENGAH (MESIR & JORDAN)
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN YAYASAN PAHANG KE UNIVERSITI-UNIVERSITI TIMUR TENGAH (MESIR & JORDAN)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
UEM GROUP SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
MPOB Education Scholarship
MPOB Education Scholarship
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
NATIONAL AGRICULTURE TRAINING CENTER (NATC)
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
THE STAR EDUCATION FUND
PROGRAM MATRIKULASI KEMENTERIAN PELAJARAN MALAYSIA
PROGRAM MATRIKULASI KEMENTERIAN PELAJARAN MALAYSIA
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
TOP-STPM Scorers (2013) Scholarship Scheme
SKIM BIASISWA MYBRAINSC
SKIM BIASISWA MYBRAINSC
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
CROWE HORWARTH SCHOLARSHIP (PROJECT CHANGE)
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
INDIAN COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS AYUSH SCHOLARSHIP
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN PENDIDIKAN KERAJAAN NEGERI PULAU PINANG
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - DIPLOMA UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - DIPLOMA UNITEN
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
MSCB GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
OFFSHORE SUPPORT VESSEL CADET OFFICER SPONSORSHIP
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIPS
SINGAPORE SCHOLARSHIPS
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
CCM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
MBAM SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
KLSCCCI SCHOLARSHIP
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
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
TOP GLOVE SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HSBC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
Maxis What\'s Next Scholarship
Maxis What\'s Next Scholarship
TAYLOR\'S NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
TAYLOR\'S NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
PNB GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP
PNB GLOBAL SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
DIPLOMA IN NATURAL MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR’S WORLD CLASS TEACHERS SCHEME
TAYLOR’S WORLD CLASS TEACHERS SCHEME
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
TAYLOR\'S HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
PSYCHOLOGY HIGH ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUN HUSSEIN ONN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
MIED LOAN
MIED LOAN
IOI SCHOLARSHIP
IOI SCHOLARSHIP
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP WITH ASCOJA RECOMMENDATION
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY DIPLOMA BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
SHELL-CURTIN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON MALAYSIA CAMPUS SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
BOSCH APPRENTICE TRAINING COURSE
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
YAYASAN SIME DARBY Skill Enrichment Programme
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
MASTERSKILL MBBS SCHOLARSHIP
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP
KPMG ASEAN Scholarship
KPMG ASEAN Scholarship
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
BIASISWA KECIL PERSEKUTUAN (BKP)
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP 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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