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Albukhary Foundation Scholarship Programme @ Albukhary International University (AIU)

Albukhary Scholarship Programme
Closing Date
31 March 2017

Albukhary Scholarship Programme
“The Albukhary Scholarship Programme offers opportunities for bright, high-achieving and underprivileged individuals from around the world to pursue undergraduate studies at Albukhary International University. The programme will nurture our scholars as the next corps of responsible future leaders that will shape nation building”

The Albukhary Scholarship Programme comprises of the following scheme:-
  1. Albukhary Equity Scholarship
  2. Refugee Education Dream (RED) Scholarship
  3. Regional Awards
  4. Leadership, Academic and Service Excellence Awards
  5. Campus Residence Grant
However, application is now open for Albukhary Equity Scholarship and Refugee Education Dream (RED) Scholarship only.

​A. OBJECTIVES
The objectives of the Albukhary Scholarship Programme (ABSP) are to:
  1. Grooming corps of responsible future leaders to shape nation building
  2. Advancing AIU as world class university
B. INFORMATION
  1. Application is free of charge and open to ALL. If you are required to pay in order to apply, please contact us at application@albukhary.org 
  2. Scholarship recipients must be enrolled at AIU as in-campus full-time students.
  3. Selection for scholarships is based on excellent academic and underprivileged family background.
  4. This form should be completed by the applicant him/herself and duly signed by him/her. The Albukhary Foundation reserves the rights to reject any application that is completed by agent or any another party representing the applicant.
  5. The completed form must be submitted together with all supporting documents required. The Albukhary Foundation reserves the rights not to process or reject incomplete application.
  6. Applicant is required to submit his/her own email address in order to facilitate communications on the application from the Albukhary Foundation.
C. SCHEME INFORMATION & DETAILS
1. ALBUKHARY EQUITY SCHOLARSHIP
Overview
  • Full scholarship programme provided by Albukhary Foundation
  • Available for all undergraduate courses and foundation studies programmes
  • Aimed to provide scholarship to underprivileged students who have outstanding records in academic performance
  • Tenable at Albukhary International University (AIU)​
​Eligibility
  • Outstanding academic achievement in GCE ‘O’ level or ‘A’ level or other equivalent exam. Minimum academic requirements: 
    • Programme: 'O' level | 'A' level
    • Foundation Studies Programme: 3As (including Maths and English) and 2Bs | N/A
    • Undergraduate Programme: 3As (including Maths and English) and 2Bs | 2As and 1B
  • Twenty-two (22) years of age and below (as per calendar year)
  • Must be from underprivileged background
​Benefits
  • Tuition and ancillary fees
  • Accommodation and living allowance 
  • Health Insurance
  • Student Visa 
  • Repatriation (One way ticket)  ​
2. REFUGEE EDUCATION DREAM (RED) SCHOLARSHIP
Overview
  • Full scholarship programme provided by the Albukhary Foundation
  • Available for all undergraduate courses and foundation studies programme
  • Aimed to provide scholarship to refugees/asylum seekers who are registered under UNHCR Malaysia office
  • Tenable at Albukhary International University (AIU)
​Eligibility
  • Must be registered as refugees/asylum seekers  under UNHCR office in Malaysia
  • Outstanding academic achievement in GCE ‘O’ level or ‘A’ level or other equivalent exam. Minimum academic requirements:
    • Programme: 'O' level | 'A' level
    • Foundation Studies Programme: 5Bs (including Maths and English) | N/A
    • Undergraduate Programme: 5Bs (including Maths and English) | 3Bs
  • Must be from underprivileged background 
​Benefits
  • Tuition and ancillary fees
  • Accommodation and living allowance 
  • Health Insurance
D. HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please download Application Guideline together with Scholarship Application Form. Click here: Application Guideline & Scholarship Application Form

E. REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
  • Certified true copies of National Identification/Passport or any authorised identification
  • Certified true copies of UNHCR Card (For Refugee/Asylum seeker applicants only)
  • Certified true copies of GCE ‘O’ Level/’A’ Level, SPM/STPM, or any other equivalent certificates
  • Certified true copies of School Leaving Certificate/References
  • Two (2) Referees Recommendation Letter (Referee Information Sheet)
  • Four (4) copies of recent passport-size, blue background measuring 3.5cm x 5 cm (Please write your name & Passport/ID No. behind the photo)
  • Five (4) photos of your house (outside, kitchen, living room, bedroom) and photos must be 4R size (Refer to Appendix for sample photo) 
  • Recent Financial Statement/Confirmation of parent’s income or recent pay slip or Income Verification Form 
  • Certified true copy of any other relevant documents i.e. Death Certificate of Parent(s), co-curriculum activities etc.
  • Evidence of other funding/financial assistance
  • No Objection Certificate (NOC)  (Applicable for candidates from the Sub-Saharan African countries or other nationalities who have studied in the Sub-Saharan African countries)
  • Affidavit letter (For difference in the names on personal documents)
  • Evidence of English Proficiency Examination (IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent) – Optional​
​Important: Please submit only certified photocopies of official documents. If the documents are not in English certified English translation must be attached.

Link: http://www.albukharyfoundation.org