Kuok Foundation Berhad is awarding scholarships/awards for Malaysian Students. Scholarships are available for pursuing full time undergraduate studies.
The Kuok Foundation’s main objective is to foster, develop and improve education of all kinds and in such manner as may from time to time be decided upon by the Foundation, including the founding and maintaining of scholarships and chairs at schools, colleges and universities.
The main focus of the Foundation’s activities since its inception in 1970 was and still is on the advancement of education and the alleviation of poverty through education.
Applicants should possess good academic qualifications and should be active in school. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing full time undergraduate studies at Malaysian Public Universities and Singapore Public Universities.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects.
Scholarship Award: The scholarships are awarded as follows:
Kuok Keng Kang Scholarships: RM15,000 per annum
Wilmar & Kuok Khoon Hong Scholarships: Malaysian Public Universities : RM15,000 per annum and Singaporean Public Universities : RM27,000 per annum
KF Half-Loan Half-Grant Awards: For students in Malaysian Public Universities a. RM14,000/- p.a. for Medicine / Dentistry / Veterinary Medicine b. RM13,000/- p.a. for Science based courses c. RM12,000/- p.a. for Arts based courses For students in Singaporean Public Universities a. up to RM35,000/- p.a. for students reading Medicine & Dentistry b. up to RM27,000/- p.a. for students reading courses other than Medicine & Dentistry
Scholarship can be taken at: Malaysia and Singapore
Eligibility: For deserving students with consistent and outstanding academic achievements; strong leadership qualities and active participation in extra-curricular activities. Criteria is:
-Only Malaysian citizens are eligible to apply.
-Applicants should possess good academic qualifications and should be active in school.
-Kuok Foundation Undergraduate Awards are for needy students only.
-Only undergraduates / prospective undergraduates reading for full-time first degree courses are eligible to apply. Those pursuing Diploma, Foundation, off-campus courses, etc. are not eligible to apply.
Nationality: Students from Malaysia can apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants should possess good academic qualifications and should be active in school.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Supporting Material: Applicants must enclose certified copies of the following documents :
(a) University / College / Polytechnic acceptance letter
(b) SPM / SPVM / ‘O’ level / UEC results or equivalent
(c) STPM / ‘A’ level / Matriculation / Foundation or equivalent & MUET results
(d) University / College / Polytechnic results
(e) School testimonials and school leaving certificates
(f) Identity card and birth certificate
How to Apply: All applications must be made on the official application forms of the foundation. Completed forms should reach the Foundation’s office on or before the closing date by post.
Application Deadline: Completed forms must reach the Foundation at the following address on or before 8th April 2016.