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The Astro Scholarship Award for Pre-University / Foundation / Diploma / Undergraduate

Application opens from 3rd April 2017 to 3rd May 2017

The Astro Scholarship Award

Be the best, BEAT THE REST

Education can transform and inspire people to shape a greater future for themselves, their families, their community and ultimately our country. It is with this firm belief that we established the Astro Scholarship Award for high-achieving students looking to pursue their pre-university, undergraduate and postgraduate studies.

At Astro we believe in ensuring that our students are at peace when pursuing excellence in education. It is for this very function that our Scholarship recipients will not need to worry about their travel, living and studying expenses. In bringing that together, we also seek to empower students that are studying in Malaysia and abroad.

To cement your journey, Astro will be designing learning and leadership opportunities specifically challenge and make you better!


The Astro Scholarship Award: Pre-University / Foundation / Diploma / Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Financial assistance for pre-university / undergraduate studies at local and overseas institutions of learning
  • Special consideration will be given to applicants with total annual household income not more than RM 30,000

Field of Studies

  • Business and Economics
  • Finance and Accountancy
  • Actuarial Science, Data Analytics/Science, Statistics and Mathematics
  • Computers and Digital Technology
  • Engineering (Audio, Broadcast, Electrical, Electronics & System, Mechatronic, Telecommunication, Computer)
  • Communications and Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Linguistics and Language Studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Arts and Design

Scholarship Application Requirements

  • Malaysian citizen
  • Proven active participation in extra-curricular, social or voluntary activities
  • Not bonded with any other companies / institutions (excluding PTPTN & JPA)
  • Willing to be bonded with Astro
  • Currently enrolled in or have obtained conditional / unconditional admission to pursue a pre-university / undergraduate programme
  • Consistent and outstanding academic results
  • The minimum academic results required for pre-university / foundation / diploma applications is:
    • SPM / O-Level - Min 8As
  • The minimum academic results required for undergraduate applications are:
    • SPM / O-Level - Min 8As
    • AND
    • A-Level / STPM - Min 4As
    • Australian Matriculation - Min 90.0
    • Canadian Matriculation - Min 90.0
    • Local Matriculation - Min CGPA 3.7
    • Diploma - Min CGPA 3.7
    • Foundation - Min CGPA 3.7
    • ADP - Min CGPA 3.7
    • IB - Min 36
    • UEC - Max 5
  • Certified medically fit by Astro’s panel doctors upon being shortlisted for the scholarship award
  • Free from any criminal records and any serious misconduct in schools, institutions of learning or workplace
  • Physically present in Malaysia to attend the required assessments in May / June

How to Apply The Astro Scholarship Award?

Apply now using online application form

Link: http://www.astro.com.my

Pre-University, Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarship Offers

  1. 30 April 2017: Dermasiswa Program Pembiayaan Pendidikan Tunas Potensi
  2. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan AFS Antarabudaya Malaysia (YABM) Scholarship for Form 5 Students Apply AFS Program
  3. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Undergraduate (Honours) Scholarships
  4. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Postgraduate (Master & PhD) Scholarships
  5. 2 May 2017: Biasiswa MREPC Local Undergraduate Scholarship Awards
  6. 2 May 2017: MREPC Scholarship Awards for Graduate Diploma of Rubber Technology
  7. 3 May 2017: The Astro Scholarship Award for Pre-University / Foundation / Diploma / Undergraduate
  8. 3 May 2017: The Astro Postgraduate Scholarship Awards for MBA & Data Science
  9. 3 May 2017: Skim Prihatin Pendidikan 1Malaysia (SPP1M) 1Malaysia Education Care Scheme
  10. 8 May 2017: Sarawak Energy Berhad Scholarships for Sarawakians
  11. 20 May 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan Manan Amir Scholarship for Local Diploma & Degree Students
  12. 22 May 2017: Biasiswa JPA: Penawaran Program Penajaan 9A+ SPM 2016
  13. 30 May 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan Tun Suffian Cambridge Scholarship Awards
  14. 1 June 2017: Hong Leong Foundation Local Undergraduate Scholarship Application
  15. 18 June 2017: Penang Future Foundation (PFF) Undergraduate Scholarship
  16. 30 June 2017: Biasiswa OCBC Bank Malaysia Local Undergraduate Scholarships
  17. 31 December 2017: Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) Discount on Repayment
  18. Open throughout the year: Maxis What’s Next Scholarship for Postgraduate Degree/Diploma Programme
  19. Open throughout the year: Biasiswa Karangkraf Scholarship Education Fund
  20. Open throughout the year: Amcorp Study Grant for ACCA Qualification in Collaboration with Yayasan Azman Hashim Foundation
  21. 36 Scholarships for IPTA Undergraduate Students
  22. Throughout the year: Intel Malaysia Scholarships