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ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
ING SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (LOCAL)
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
PROGRAM KHAS LEPASAN SPM 2011 PINJAMAN PELAJARAN BOLEH UBAH
KBU COLLEGE MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
KBU COLLEGE MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
ADVENTIST COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
AKADEMI LAUT MALAYSIA (ALAM) CADET SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB) DIPLOMA SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TUN ABDUL HAMID LAW SCHOLARSHIP
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
MBSB EDUCATION FUND
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
ALICE SMITH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN  SPM  UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
PENGAMBILAN CALON LEPASAN SPM UNTUK ANGKATAN TENTERA MALAYSIA
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
KBU MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Persediaan ke Luar Negara
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Biasiswa Persediaan ke Luar Negara
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
ELENA COOKE EDUCATON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
PROGRAM IJAZAH LUAR NEGARA (PILN) JPA
ASSUNTA HOSPITAL DIPLOMA IN NURSING
ASSUNTA HOSPITAL DIPLOMA IN NURSING
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
BIASISWA KERAJAAN NEGERI SABAH
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
TAN SRI MANICKAVASAGAM SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
MANIPAL INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP (INDONESIA)
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
PROGRAM LATIHAN SEPARA PERUBATAN BERTARAF DIPLOMA
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
PRYSMIAN ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
UNIVERSITI MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE HEALTH SCIENCE DIPLOMA
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
YTL CEMENT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
AXIATA YOUNG TALENT PROGRAM (UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE)
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
IACT SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
JARDINE SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SPECIAL NEEDS BURSARY
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
TheMind Award: Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Studies
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
UNITED WORLD COLLEGES (UWC) - MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
TAN SRI AHMAD RAZALI MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SKIM PINJAMAN YURAN PENGAJIAN DI LUAR NEGARA JPA
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
SECURITIES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
PROGRAM PENGHANTARAN PELAJAR CEMERLANG KE UNIVERSITI TERKEMUKA LUAR NEGARA
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP AND TRUST FUND (ISTF)
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
DELL MALAYSIA SCHOLARSHIP
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
ASEAN SCHOLARSHIP - PRE-UNIVERSITY ONE
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
BIASISWA FELDA GLOBAL
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
HELP MIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYPHD PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PROGRAM PERSEDIAAN IJAZAH SARJANA MUDA PERGURUAN DENGAN KEPUJIAN (PPISMP)
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
PINJAMAN BOLEH UBAH YAYASAN TENAGA NASIONAL - UNITEN
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
YAYASAN DAYADIRI SCHOLARSHIP - UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
ROAR EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
MYMASTER PROGRAM (MYBRAIN)
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
YTL POWER SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MAHSA FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
GOOGLE ANITA BORG MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASIA PACIFIC
BIASISWA  PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA  JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
BIASISWA PROJEK IJAZAH BERKEMBAR JEPUN [JAD] MALAYSIA JAPAN HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM [MJHEP]
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
MAYBANK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
RUTRA MEDIC SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
NATIONAL SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
MUDAJAYA SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
GREAT EASTERN SUPREMACY SCHOLARSHIP
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN MARA
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
TENBY SCHOOLS SIWU SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SCHOOL LEAVER EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND AND INDUSTRIAL TRAINING (SEAIT)
MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
MALAYSIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
MAAC SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
NSTP SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY PRE-UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP (CHINA)
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
CHEVENING UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIPS
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
BIASISWA YANG DI PERTUAN AGONG
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
SHELL SCHOLARSHIP (OVERSEAS)
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
YAYASAN TM SCHOLARSHIP - Diploma MMU, MMC, IPTA, IPTS
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
IOC ARC SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
MNRB SCHOLARSHIP FUND
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
LIONS EDUCATION ASSISTANCE FOR THE NEEDY (LEARN) FUND
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
PROGRAM PENAJAAN PELAJAR TERBAIK STPM 2013
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
ACCA SIMPSON SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS ( PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES / COLLEGES )
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
TUNG SHIN HOSPITAL SCHOLARSHIP
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY SPECIAL SUPPORT BURSARY PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
NATIONAL PRECISION ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (NPES)
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
MBAM Scholarship for for IPD-OUM & MBAM Training Programme
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
PERODUA YOUTH TRAINING PROGRAMME
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
IGB CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
CANON SCHOLARSHIP
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
EDINBURGH GLOBAL UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
TUN SUFFIAN FOUNDATION (PHD SCHOLARSHIP)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
YAYASAN SIME DARBY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME (LOCAL)
SRI KDU INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME SCHOLARSHIP
SRI KDU INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME SCHOLARSHIP
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
KUOK FOUNDATION UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS (MALAYSIAN & SINGAPORE PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
TNB SCHOLARSHIP (BUMIPUTERA SABAH SARAWAK)
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
PINJAMAN PELAJARAN YAYASAN SELANGOR
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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