Free Subscriptions

Enter your email address to receive scholarship updates via email:
    Malaysia Students FeedFull Post Feed

Malaysian Nature Society's Young Environmental Research Grant (YERG)

Malaysia Students

    50+ Scholarships for SPM and STPM Result Holders
  1. 12 May 2016: Malaysian Nature Society's Young Environmental Research Grant (YERG)
  2. 20 June 2016: Biasiswa Yayasan Bursa Malaysia Undergraduate Scholarship
  3. 30 June 2016: Fully Funded IATSS Forum Leadership Training Program in Japan 2017
  4. 36 Scholarships for IPTA Undergraduate Students
  5. Throughout the year: Intel Malaysia Scholarships
Malaysian Nature Society's Young Environmental Research Grant (YERG)
Closing Date
12 May 2016

Malaysian Nature Society's Young Environmental Research Grant (YERG)
The Young Environmental Research Grant (YERG) is an initiative by the Malaysian Nature Society to inoculate a sense of appreciation and conservation of Malaysia's natural heritage through science and research.

The project was launched on 27 March 2016 by our vice president Prof Ahmad Ismail during the closing ceremony of Youth Nature Camp held at EcoCare Centre, Kerteh.

The project aims to support research initiatives and projects undertaken by Malaysian University students which promote conservation.

Additionally, the grant recipients are expected to present their project outcome in the “Young Environmental Leaders’ Workshop”.

Application Criteria
The Young Environmental Research Grant is designed for energetic and passionate Malaysian students between the ages of 18-25 years old and in any government or private universities/colleges who are currently working on their Final Year Project (FYP), Master’s Thesis or any other related projects.

Scholarship Amount
10 successful recipients will receive a grant worth of up to RM 10,000 depending on the proposal submitted.

Preferred Discipline
  • The YERG will fund research on any project that is initiated to conserve Malaysian biodiversity, natural resources and ecosystems, including forests, wetlands, mangroves, coral reefs, peat swamps. These projects may be terrestrial, marine, estuarine, freshwater or aerial in nature.
  • The projects are not limited to science field students but are open to all fields of researches that contribute to the well being of our environment. 
How To Apply
  • Applicants should download the Application Form.
  • All enquiries for further information on the Young Environmental Research Grant should be addressed to: kpayouth@mns.org.my.
  • Completed application form should be submitted via email tokpayouth@mns.org.my along with the proposal of the research project.
Link: http://mns.my

Fully Funded IATSS Forum Leadership Training Program in Japan 2017

IATSS Forum Leadership Training Program in Japan 2017
Closing Date
30 June 2016

Application for the 57th & 58th IATSS Forum Program in 2017
[ Period ]
Application for the 57th & 58th IATSS Forum Program in 2017

57th IATSS Forum: *May - July, 2017 (55days)
58th IATSS Forum: *September - November, 2017 (55days)
* Applications are accepted once a year.

[ Participating Countries ]
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam

Language Used: English
Communications will be based in English.

Number of participants
57th IATSS Forum: 18 participants , 2 participants for 9 countries
58th IATSS Forum: 18 participants , 2 participants for 9 countries

Closing Date of Application for 57th & 58th
From February-1st to June-30th, 2016

Fees
The IATSS Forum pays for the round trip airfare, participation fees for the program, accommodations, and almost all food expenses, etc.

Participants need to pay for their personal expenses.

Eligibility
  • Applicants must be from one of the above mentioned countries and possess the physical and mental capabilities necessary to participate fully in program activities.
  • Applicants should be 35 years old or younger at the time of the closing date of the application.
  • Applicants should have at least 2 years of full-time professional job experience at the time of the application and be eligible for reinstatement to his/her current position after completing the program.
Application Procedure
Application documents: All documents are to be sent to the applicant's Country Secretariat.
Malaysia

Need to submit
  • IATSS Forum application form (A4 size)
  • 2 essays (A4 size)
  • 1 photo (4 cm x 3 cm, name on the back)
  • 2 recommendation forms (A4) (One of them should be your direct supervisor at your present job)
  • Certificate of English Proficiency (if possible)
Application Booklet
Application Form
Please carefully read the application booklet above first and download the application form (word) for submission.

Selection
There are three stages to the screening process.
First Screening
(July, 2016)Examination of application documents by the IATSS Forum Country Committee

Second Screening
(August-September, 2016)Examination of application documents by the IATSS Forum Steering Committee in Japan

Final Interview
(November-December, 2016)Interview with prospective applicants by the IATSS Forum Steering Committee and the IATSS Forum Country Committee, in their country

Other terms and conditions
  • Only those applicants who have successfully passed screening at each stage will be contacted.
  • Schedule subject to change.
  • We can not guarantee which season's forum you will be able to participate in.
Link: http://www.iatssforum.jp

About Malaysia Scholarship 2016

Malaysia Scholarship 2016 (Postgraduate, Undergraduate & Pre-university Studies) was formerly known as Malaysia Scholarship Information Centre (biasiswa Mara & JPA).

Get latest Malaysia scholarships (scholarship offers in Malaysia), biasiswa Malaysia & scholarship tips for your PhD scholarship, master scholarship and degree scholarship application (permohonan biasiswa politeknik & Mara).