4 Stages of the Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Selection Process

Yayasan Khazanah has several scholarships up for application: the Global, Watan, Asia, Cambridge and Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Merdeka Scholarships. I am a Yayasan Khazanah (YK) Global Scholar, sponsored for both my Pre-U and Undergraduate studies. The process has not changed much since I went through the 4 stages (2 years ago). In theContinue reading “4 Stages of the Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Selection Process”

Bursary Pelajar Cemerlang SPM

While everyone is dreaming to study abroad, financial issues are one of the biggest problems faced by the majority of us. Look at the enormous amount of tuition fees, price of course books, high living costs and conversion rate; studying abroad does not only cost a bomb, but it is going to cost a nuclearContinue reading “Bursary Pelajar Cemerlang SPM”

MyBrainSc Scholarship Process

I believe most of the people out there are not well-informed about this MyBrainSc Scholarship; Some even question if it even exists. It was introduced 3 years ago by the Ministry of Education (MoE) Malaysia, offering both local and overseas scholarships for Bachelor Degree/Masters/PhD level.  The scholarship is open to all Malaysians who are/will beContinue reading “MyBrainSc Scholarship Process”

Top Tips for Scholarship Interviews

Ahh, the season of scholarship interviews. Since most scholarships are going to have their assessments/interviews in this time range, I’ll try my best to give some advice on what to do in an interview. First, I would like to clarify that I am by no means a professional interviewer, and my advice may or mayContinue reading “Top Tips for Scholarship Interviews”

Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme

It was that time of the year again when everybody is scouring through the internet searching for some sort of help or some sort of salvation. In my case, I was looking for a MIRACLE. Honestly speaking, I wanted somebody, anybody really, to document his/her Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme (YKGSP) journey to the dot.Continue reading “Yayasan Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme”

What It Takes To Be A Maybank Scholar

The Maybank Overseas Scholarship awards only 20-odd places to the thousands of applicants each year. Offering a full education financial assistance from pre-university to degree level, it covers tuition fees, a laptop, accommodation, and a very handsome living allowance. To prepare scholars for a successful career with Asia’s leading financial service group, a career preparatoryContinue reading “What It Takes To Be A Maybank Scholar”

Yayasan Sime Darby Scholarship

Eighteen hundred applicants took up the challenge to fill up the online forms by the end of September 2012 but only nine were selected to be Yayasan Sime Darby scholars early in January 2013. “What is the secret?”, comes the typical question. Truth to be told, there is no secret but I shall share someContinue reading “Yayasan Sime Darby Scholarship”