The Star Education Fund – Application Guide

Application for The Star Education Fund 2016  Ends on xx April 2016.

How do I know what’s right ?

You must know :

  • the education level you are eligible for,  ie  STPM, diploma, degree etc
  • your area of study according to your passion. (IMPORTANT)
  • the choice of qualifying award, ie,  fund from which academic, professional, technical or vocational institution.
  • whether to study in private college, private university or foreign branch campuses
  • the choice of completing part of the degree programme in oversea (twinning/transfer programme)
  • your budget for cost of living (Star Education Fund covers ONLY tuition fees in most cases)
  • location, whether you like to be in Klang Valley (more choice of courses) or you only what to stay in Penang (less choice of courses)

What does it cover ?

  • Full tuition fee waiver for the awarded course – as waived by the awarding institution
  • Other fees may still apply. Example : registration fees, lab fees, examination fees etc. Please find out from your desired institution
  • Boarding fees and food expenditure excluded
  • You are NOT bounded to The Star nor your awarding institution

Am I eligible?

  • You must be a Malaysian
  • Not more than 25 years old as at 1st Jan 2012 (if you are applying for Master and above, this rule does not apply.)
  • Possess reasonably good academic results.
  • Active in co-curricular activities.
  • Must not be bounded by other institution

Great. How do you select us?

From a combination of factors :-

  • Academic performance
  • Socio-economic considerations
  • Participation in co-curricular activities
  • Personal/leadership qualities – you are a head prefect, you won international debate, prestige competition etc


Download Application Form here

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The above summary are from a
public talk given by Susanna Kuan



Comments: 5

  1. hi, i want to ask if i am now studying for my first year in accounting in victoria university in sunway, and i would like to apply this scholarship for my secong year study.. is it possible?and may i know what are the specific requirement ?

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