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Biasiswa Pendidikan MPOB (Malaysian Palm Oil Board Scholarships)

Closing Date
31 December 2012

The Biasiswa Pendidikan MPOB offers TWO postgraduate research in PhD programme for the year 2012/2013 at any university in United Kingdom (UK), United States of America (USA) or Australia which are recognized by the Public Service Department (PSD).

ELIGIBILITY
The candidates must satisfy the following conditions:
Must be a Malaysian citizen;Has identified a suitable university to pursue full time post-graduate degree in any top 10 university in the United Kingdom (UK), United States of America (USA) or Australia;Good command of English with a minimum score of 580 for TOEFL or IELTS with 6.0 bands;The applicant must obtain good honours in Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees in the same discipline;Research undertaken must be related to oil palm or palm oil and its products;Age at enrollment must be below 40 years old.RESEARCH AREAS
Bioinformatics Human NutritionGenomics BiotechnologyPlant Pathology EnvironmentBio-energy Mechanisation /AutomationCONTRACT
Successful…

Yayasan Cemerlang Tun Rahah Scholarship Fund

Closing Date
15 December 2012

About Yayasan Cemerlang Tun Rahah Scholarship Fund

The Tun Rahah Scholarship Fund aims to nurture the potential of deserving young Malaysians to enable them to pursue a quality education at any local university. We are proud that our graduates are making inroads into a wide range of careers with leading institutions in Malaysia and abroad. This would not be possible without your kind support.

Yayasan Cemerlang provides underprivileged youths with a scholarship award to pursue higher education at the local universities in Malaysia. Through this award, the selected candidates will have the opportunity to develop their full potential, fulfill their aspirations and contribute towards the nation’s development.

Eligibility Criteria

Malaysian citizenFor undergraduate programmes     * minumum 5As in SPM / 3As in STPMFor Masters' programmes     * minumum CGPA of 3.00 from recognized universityProven records in extra-curricular activities and/or social community s…

Chevening UK Government Scholarship Scheme

Closing Date
2 January 2013

Chevening UK Government Scholarship Scheme
Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarships programme. Established in 1983, these scholarships support study at UK universities – mostly one-year Masters’ degrees – for students with demonstrable potential to become future leaders, decision-makers and opinion formers. Chevening Scholarships are for talented people who have been identified as potential future leaders across a wide range of fields, including politics, business, the media, civil society, religion, and academia. Chevening Scholarships are currently offered in approximately 110 countries, in most regions of the world. In the current academic year, there are over 700 Chevening scholars at universities across the UK. Chevening Scholarships are mainly funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), with some contributions from universities and other partners in the UK and overseas, including governmental and private sector bod…

GD Express Scholarship Awards

Closing Date
15 December 2012

GD EXPRESS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD2013/2014 ACADEMIC SESSION FOR THIRD AND FINAL YEAR STUDENT PURSUING 1ST DEGREE COURSE IN INSTITUTE OF HIGHER LEARNING
GD Express Sdn Bhd is a leading express carrier in Malaysia. Our Company is dynamic, entrepreneurial and growing rapidly. We offer exciting career opportunities for ambitious and hardworking graduates. We would like to invite outstanding students in their Third Year and Final Year Undergraduate Program in the Academic Year 2013/2014 to apply for this Scholarship Award.

REQUIREMENTS
1. Open for Malaysian Citizen Only
2. Age 20 to 25 years old before 1 st January 2013
3. Display leadership qualities and active participation in coocurriculum activities.
4. Not receiving any other scholarship or financial assistance from other organization.
5. Good written and spoken English and posses positive personality traits.
6. Possess anyone of the following academic qualification:
a. SPM - Credit in BM, English & Mathem…

Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Malaysia ‘’Higher Learning Grants’’

Closing Date
Application is opened throughout the year

Background of the Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization founded in 1966 by Dharma Master Cheng Yen in Hualien , Taiwan. For more than 40 years, the Foundation has been active in four Missions namely , Charity, Medicine, Education and Culture. The missions subsequently exended to include Bone Marrow Donation, International Relief, Environmental Protection and Community Volunteerism to its operation. Collectively, they are known as ‘One Step, Eight Footprints ’.

Tzu Chi operations are funded by donations from the public and from its volunteers. The disbursementof donations is always transparent and properly supervised; and that has earned the confidence and support of the public. Volunteers form the backbone for organizing and implementing the Foundation’s activities.

Tzu Chi came to Malaysia in 1989 through Ye Ci Jing, a Commissioner of Tzu Chi Taiwan, who came …

MREPC Scholarship Awards Programme

Closing Date
21 October 2012

MREPC Scholarship Awards

Malaysian Rubber Export Promotion Council (MREPC) is an agency under the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities that facilitates the export of quality rubber products worldwide. As part of their efforts to address the Malaysian rubber product industry's needs for trained and qualified manpower, the MREPC Scholarship Awards Programme is set up to offer deserving Malaysians the opportunity to take up the challenge and grow with MREPC. MREPC hope to seek and retain the next generation of talents who can make significant contributions to the rubber product industry.

Are YOU the one they are looking for? If you have the rigorous knowledge, a good track record of academic and extracurricular accomplishments, and above all, the PASSION and COMMITMENT to soar to greater heights with an ever expanding sector, come explore your future with MREPC.

What does MREPC Scholarship Award offer?

Tuition fees (full or partial)Living allowa…

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Global Fellowship

Closing Date
31 October 2012

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Global Fellowship

USM Global Fellowship was launched by YB Dato’ Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin, Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia on 30 July 2012 to ensure a bright future for Malaysia through attracting bright talents from all parts of the world to come and study their PhD at USM.

This fellowship is an indication that Malaysia is ready to acknoweldge and celebrate knowledge and experience with the world. The USM Global Fellowship aspires to enhance nation building, synergise global talents, and to boost a greater knolewdge society through the global talents we’ve engaged.

The USM Global Fellowship is open for application to all nationalities across the globe who aspire to pursue full time Doctoral studies in various research fields with Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).

Eligibility

    All nationalities not exceeding 40 years of age on the date of application.    Not a recipient of any financial support or sponsorship from any…

ISRA Shariah Scholarship Award

Application Timeline
Applications are invited and accepted throughout the year.

International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) Shariah Scholarship Award
The International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) invites qualified students with excellent academic achievements and active in co-curricular activities to apply for the Shari'ah Scholarship Award (SA) to pursue their higher education at either local or overseas universities.

The Shari'ah Scholarship Award is part of the Fund for Shari'ah Scholars in Islamic Finance, which was established to enhance knowledge, research, talents, and intellectual discourse in the field of Shari'ah. The Fund represents Bank Negara Malaysia's commitment to strengthen the development of the Islamic financial industry.

FIELD OF STUDY
Postgraduate (Master or Doctorate) in Shariah or Islamic finance studies at recognized institutions of higher learning; Undergraduate studies at recognized institutions …

Scholarship Talent Attraction and Retention (STAR) for MARA / JPA Scholars

About Scholarship Talent Attraction and Retention (STAR)
MARA or JPA Scholars
JPA Scholars who have not been offered employment by the Government (including recruiting authorities other than Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Awam) after graduation are eligible to participate in the STAR programme. TalentCorp will contact the scholars who have successfully been accepted to participate in the programme.Scholars who have not been contacted by TalentCorp but are interested in participating must first seek JPA's permission to be allowed to participate.

Terms and conditions
Scholars continue to be bound to the terms and conditions of their scholarship contract with JPA.Scholars must report for duty to JPA upon graduation and apply to Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Awam (SPA) as per existing procedures. Failure to do so will negate eligibility for the STAR programme.Scholars are expected to seek employment among the participating companies by undergoing the usual company recruitment processes.Scholars are…

Samling Scholarship and Bursary Programme

Closing Date
30 September 2012

Samling Global Limited Scholarship and Bursary Programme

To enrich the talent and skills force in the countries in which we operate, we grant annual scholarships to students with outstanding academic credentials and leadership potential.

Since the beginning of the scholarship programe, we have awarded a total of 64 scholarships amounting to RM1.59 million (US$500,000) to students in Malaysia who are pursuing degrees in engineering, forestry science, wood technology or communications in both local and international tertiary institutions.

Our bursary scheme aims to benefit schools and rewards students with good academic performance and to improve the general level of formal education in the community. In the financial year 2011, our bursary scheme covered 51 primary and seven secondary schools within the areas of our operations in Sarawak. We also reward RM9,500 (US$3,000) to RM15,000 (US$5,000) annually to students in our partnership universities who have …

Sony EMCS (M) Sdn Bhd Scholarships

Closing Date
28 September 2012

Sony EMCS (M) Sdn Bhd Scholarships

Sony EMCS (M) Sdn Bhd has over the years attained an outstanding reputation in the global audio visual electronics industry. Our products have positively touched the lives of our precious consumers, pushing technology forward and making life more enjoyable and exciting. Sony EMCS (M) Sdn Bhd is the place for talented people to bring out their creativity and technological skills to the highest potential. We place high value on diversity of skills, experience and cultural background in contributing to our dynamic, creative & enthusiastic team. With this, we offer scholarships and career opportunities for students who can channel their unique talents and skills.

Eligibility

Malaysian citizen with age below 25.Students pursuing Bachelor Degree in IPTA / Public University and currently in their second or third year of study.Outstanding academic achievements in school (SPM /O Level), pre-university (STPM / A Level/Matriculat…

Bantuan Pelajaran Tunku Abdul Rahman (Biasiswa BPTAR)

Tarikh Tutup Pemohonan
30 September 2012

Bantuan Pelajaran Tunku Abdul Rahman (BPTAR)

Bantuan pelajaran yang diberi nama Bantuan Pelajaran Tunku Abdul Rahman ini diwujudkan untuk mengenang sifat perihatin Almarhum Y.T.M. Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, Bapa Kemerdekaan dan Perdana Menteri Malaysia pertama.

Bantuan Pelajaran Tunku Abdul Rahman ini dikhususkan untuk pelajar yang berlatarbelakang daripada golongan miskin bagi menampung kos sara hidup semasa mengikuti pengajian sepenuh masa Ijazah Sarjana Muda di Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Awam (IPTA).

SYARAT-SYARAT PERMOHONAN
(i) Warganegara Malaysia.
(ii) Pelajar berdaftar sepenuh masa dalam sebarang pengajian Ijazah Sarjana Muda di IPTA.
(iii) Berlatarbelakang keluarga miskin.
(iv) Peminjam Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional layak memohon.

KADAR BANTUAN DAN CARA BAYARAN
Amaun bantuan dan bilangan penerima akan ditentukan oleh Lembaga Pemegang Amanah Yayasan Tunku Abdul Rahman dan disalurkan melalui pihak pejabat Hal Ehwal Pelaj…

Fulbright Malaysian Scholar Program

Closing Date
21 September 2012

Fulbright Malaysian Scholar Program
Application are invited from the qualified Malaysian scholars to undertake a 3-6 months of research / lecturing at the American universities during the 2013/2014 academic year (August through June).


The Malaysian Fulbright Scholar Program provides opportunities for Malaysian academics to develop or update their research through interaction with distinguished counterparts in the United States. By providing a mechanism and support for meeting and interacting with the best of American scholars, the program seeks to promote dialogue on subjects of mutual interest to Malaysia and the United States.

While these grants are typically researched focused, applicants who are prepared to add a lecturing component to their proposals are particularly encouraged to apply. Further, all grantees will be asked to develop strategies for sharing Malaysian culture with social, civic and other groups while in the United States.

ELIGIBILITY

Yayasan Khazanah Watan Scholarship

Closing Date
17 September 2012

Yayasan Khazanah Watan Scholarship
The Khazanah Watan Scholarship is a prestigious award that offers opportunities for talented and high-achieving Malaysians to pursue Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies at selected leading local universities.

The aim of the Khazanah Watan Scholarship Programme is two-fold; to train Malaysia's brightest talents to transform its GLCs into competitive business locally and internationally; and to encourage individuals with excellent academic credentials to lead and participate in research initiatives that will contribute to the advancement of the universities' reputation in research and innovation.

Local Universities
Universiti MultimediaUniversiti Tenaga NasionalUniversiti Islam AntarabangsaUniversiti MalayaUniversiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaUniversiti Putra MalaysiaUniversiti Sains MalaysiaUniversiti Teknologi MalaysiaGeneral Terms and Conditions
1. Posses strong leadership skills and active participation in extra-curr…

Yayasan Khazanah - Cambridge Scholarship Programme

Closing Date
17 September 2012

Yayasan Khazanah - Cambridge Scholarship Programme
The Khazanah-Cambridge Scholarship provides financial sponsorship to Malaysians who plan to study for an undergraduate and postgraduate degree at the University of Cambridge.

The Khazanah-Cambridge Scholarship, established in 2009, is jointly sponsored by Yayasan Khazanah, the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust and the Malaysian Commonwealth Studies Centre.

The Khazanah-Cambridge Scholarship is a leadership development programme that is aimed at building Malaysia's future leadership talent. Recipients of this scholarship are expected to not only demonstrate academic excellence, but also develop their leadership skills through training and participation in a number of activities.

Scholars of the programme will undergo an enriching personal journey, and will also be part of a cadre of future leaders that will be groomed to eventually lead Malaysia's government-linked companies (GLCs). It is a career-long …

Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme

Closing Date
17 September 2012

Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme
The Khazanah Global Scholarship is a prestigious award that offers opportunities for bright and high-achieving Malaysians to pursue Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies at selected leading universities around the world. In addition, recipients of the Khazanah Global Scholarship are provided with leadership trainings and job attachments at leading organisations in Malaysia.

The trainings, job attachments and exposures, and the facility to gain professional experience at leading corporations in the world represent opportunities that we provide in our quest to nurture our scholars to realise their potential to become Malaysia's future business and industry leaders.

The duration of the scholarship will be for the full course of study, as stipulated in the offer of admission, subject to Yayasan Khazanah's terms and conditions.

The scholarship is open to all Malaysians planning to pursue or are currently pursuing…

ING Insurance Local Scholarship Award

Closing Date
14 September 2012


ING Scholarship Award (Local)
ING Insurance presents promising undergraduates, an opportunity to embark on an exciting journey of learning, in pursuit of big dreams and ambitions.

At ING Insurance, we embrace a performance culture that emphasizes winning and delivering excellence.

"The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn", Alvin Toffler

Learning is a lifelong ambition. We never stop learning as lessons are never limited to when we are in school or university or at work. We learn from the everyday situations…we learn from our achievements, our mistakes and our challenges.

Therefore, the opportunity to learn is always there. In today’s fast paced world, the challenge is to keep abreast with the influx of information which we then need to evaluate and decide on what we want to learn, unlearn and relearn.

At ING Insurance, we are eager to offer scholarships and …

MEXT Young Leaders' Programme (YLP)

Closing Date
21 September 2012

The Japanese government is offering scholarships to Malaysians under 40, who are interested in pursuing master's degree courses in Japan under the Young Leaders' Programme (YLP), beginning next year. The Japanese Embassy said five courses were available under the YLP, namely business administration, law, school of government, school of local governance and medical administration.
MEXT Young Leaders' Program The Young Leaders' Program (YLP) aims to contribute to the fostering of future national leaders in Asian and other countries. In addition, while deepening the participants' understanding about Japan, it should help form a network among national leaders, contributing to the establishment of friendly relationships and improved policy planning activities among Asian and other countries, including Japan.
The YLP is one of the Japanese Government(Monbukagakusho:MEXT※)Scholarship Student systems.
※MEXT= The Ministry of Education, Culture,…

Axiata Foundation National Secondary School Programme

Closing Date
10 September 2012

Axiata Young Talent Programme: National Secondary School Programme

Criteria
To be eligible for the Axiata Foundation National Secondary School Programme, you will have to meet the following criteria,

You must be a Malaysian citizen or a Malaysian permanent residentYou must achieve a minimum of 5 A's in the Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) trial examinationsYou must consistently be a top ten student in Standard 4, 5 and 6 of your Primary School educationYou must display an active participation in sports, clubs and societies, and/or the performing artsYou must be proficient in both English and Bahasa Malaysia, and any other spoken and written languages are favourablePriority is given to students from low income and rural families
Online Application
Please have the following information at hand before commencing with the online application form:

Details of siblings' scholarship (if applicable)Details of parents' occupation, employer and last dr…

UEM Group Local Scholarship Programme

Closing Date
2 September 2012

The UEM Group Local Scholarship Programme
The UEM Scholarship Programme is an annual programme that supports the nation's objectives of creating elite scholars and serves as a talent supply chain in developing future leaders for the country.

The programme offers opportunities specifically for deserving outstanding and high-achieving Malaysians to pursue:
• Pre-university studies at our premier A-Level college, Kolej Yayasan UEM and Undergraduate studies at selected leading universities overseas.
• Undergraduate studies at selected IPTAs/ local public universities only.

In nurturing our scholars, leadership training & development activities and job attachments within the UEM Group of Companies are provided throughout the programme and within the bonded period.

Study at a reputable local university as listed below:
1. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
2. Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
3. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
4. Universiti Malaya…

Dermasiswa Tunku Abdul Rahman

TARIKH TUTUP
30 September 2012

DERMASISWA TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN
Dermasiswa yang diberi nama Dermasiswa Tunku Abdul Rahman ini diwujudkan untuk mengekalkan ingatan rakyat Malaysia kepada keperibadian mulia Almarhum Y.T.M. Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, Bapa Kemerdekaan dan Perdana Menteri Malaysia pertama yang amat mengambil berat dengan nasib rakyat yang kekurangan.

Penerima Dermasiswa Tunku Abdul Rahman ini dipilih daripada graduan cemerlang Ijazah Sarjana Muda Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Tempatan (IPT) dalam negara yang berasal daripada golongan miskin.

SYARAT-SYARAT PERMOHONAN
(a) Syarat Asas
(i)    Warganegara Malaysia.
(ii) Tamat pengajian sepenuh masa Ijazah Sarjana Muda IPT tempatan dalam  negara di antara 1 October 2011 hingga 30 September 2012.
(iii)    Berlatarbelakang keluarga miskin.

(b) Syarat Kelayakan Akademik dan Ko-kurikulum
(i)  Memperoleh keputusan cemerlang Ijazah Sarjana Muda dengan PNGK / CGPA 3.00 atau lebih.
(ii)  Memiliki kualiti kepimpinan dan penyertaan yang cemer…

8TV Scholarship Fund

Closing Date
10 August 2012

Criteria

Malaysian citizens. Possess good results in SPM/ STPM/ A-Level/ UEC or other equivalent qualifications. Active in extra curricular activities. Must not be bonded to or in receipt of any financial aid or rewards from other educational institutions or organizations. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed by members of the SEGi Scholarship Board, including the Head of the relevant Faculty/School, as well as 8TV. Existing Malaysian students who achieve the required CGPA will also be eligible to apply for the scholarship. Scholarships offered cover tuition fees and internal examination fees only, they do not cover other compulsory fees and fees payable to partner universities. Scholarships offered are for SEGi University College homegrown Undergraduate degree, Diploma and Foundation programmes only. Not applicable for SEGi University College homegrown Allied Health Science and/or Health Science programmes. Total scholarship awards offered is 8.
Terms a…

Biasiswa IPTA Yayasan Tenaga Nasional

Closing Date
9 August 2012

Malaysian applicants are welcome to apply Yayasan Tenaga Nasional scholarships to study specific fields at degree level at local public universities (IPTA) for this coming September 2012 intake.

Fields of Studies
Electric (Power) EngineeringMechanical EngineeringCivil EngineeringAccountancy / AccountingEligibility
Passed STPM 2011 with CGPA / PNGK greater than or equal to 3.50.Passed Diploma / Matriculation / Foundation 2012 with CGPA / PNGK 3.50Not older than 23 years old in 2012Active in co-curriculum activitiesGood personality and strong leadership skillDoes not have siblings receiving Yayasan Tenaga Nasional (YTN) scholarshipsSpecially for those who secured placement for semester one (2012 term) at local public universities (IPTA)How to apply?
Submit online application at http://yayasan.tnb.com.my/sam/

Those shortlisted for interview will have their names displayed on the website on August 16, 2012.

Link: http://yayasan.tnb.com.my

Indian Scholarship & Trust Fund (ISTF)

Closing Date
3 September 2012

The Indian Scholarship & Trust Fund (ISTF) has been providing financial assistance to Malaysian students of Indian origin studying at Universities, Colleges, Polytechnics and some selected institutions in Malaysia. The ISTF is now open for receiving applications for the academic year 2012-13. Please note that the financial assistance provided is only supplementary in nature and would NOT cover the full cost of studies.

The application form can be downloaded from the following webpage of this Mission’s website. Alternatively the ISTF application form can be obtained from the High Commission of India (Education Section), Level 28, Menara 1 Mon’t Kiara, No. 1, Jalan Kiara, Mon’t Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, (Tel: 03 6205 2350 ext 203).

The last date for submission of the duly filled-in application forms by hand or by post is 03 September 2012. Among the first time ISTF applicants, only the shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview, and only th…