Bank Negara Kijang Scholarship

What is the Kijang Scholarship? The Kijang Scholarship is one of the two overseas scholarships offered by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) (also known as the Central Bank of Malaysia) aimed towards SPM graduates, making it one of the many generous institutions that offer scholarships at this level. Applicants are able to request to be sponsoredContinue reading “Bank Negara Kijang Scholarship”

JPA Program Khas Korea, Jepun, Perancis, Jerman

After submitting my application online, I was called for a one-day assessment in 2012 where we had a group interview and two group discussions. The group interview focused on questions related to policies implemented by the government, such as the Government Transformation Program (GTP) and Economic Transformation Program (ETP). Even if you are not sureContinue reading “JPA Program Khas Korea, Jepun, Perancis, Jerman”

Gamuda Scholarship Application

There are 4 stages in Gamuda Scholarship application. Stage 1 Application forms are screened to filter those with poor academic records and weak personal statements. Stage 2 They won’t inform you about the phone interview, but just call you up without any notifications. I was quite shocked because I was in the midst of somethingContinue reading “Gamuda Scholarship Application”

Securities Commission Scholarship

The Securities Commission (SC) is the sole regulating body of the Malaysian derivatives and equities markets, which most of us commonly refer to as the stock market. Largely as part of the SC’s efforts in recruiting and retaining the brightest and sharpest Malaysian minds as members of its workforce, the SC has been offering andContinue reading “Securities Commission Scholarship”

Great Eastern Supremacy Scholarship Q&A

1. How many stages were there in your scholarship assessment? Basically you would just have to submit your application. I did mine by post because I had no scanner! I didn’t even know whether it arrived or not, but given that I’m a scholar now, I guess it did! You would have to write anContinue reading “Great Eastern Supremacy Scholarship Q&A”

MARA Scholarship Application

MARA: this is an acronym that will definitely crop up when you’re hunting for scholarships in Malaysia, especially when you’re an SPM leaver (like me). Standing for Majlis Amanah Rakyat, it is an agency under the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development. It has been facilitating socio-economic development since 1966. Teaming up with JPA (JabatanContinue reading “MARA Scholarship Application”

Genting Malaysia Scholarship

The Genting Malaysia Scholarship application has 3 stages and the process is pretty straight forward. First of all, check if you are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The details are all up in their website. You can also get additional information from (that was where I got to know about the Genting MalaysiaContinue reading “Genting Malaysia Scholarship”

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”