The applications for Hong Leong Foundation Scholarship are now accepted. To be eligible, candidates must be Malaysian students and have been accepted at an reputable university worldwide. Up to five awards available annually. Those cover the tuition and living allowance. The application deadline is 24 April, 2015.
In 2014, the Foundation expanded its scholarship offering to include a Master’s Scholarship programme as well as an education development programme for low-income students from challenging backgrounds who have obtained a minimum of 3As in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examinations. The scholarship aims to provide opportunities for further study to students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and the potential to become leaders, decision-makers, and entrepreneurs. They seek young Malaysians who possess the Hong Leong Group values of integrity, tenacity, acumen, foresight and humility.
Each of the winners of this scholarship will receive award that cover tuition and living allowance up to RM250,000 for the duration of study, including:
– Cost of books and materials
– Visas, flight and other costs as defined as part of total fee of the fee by the university.
– In addition to financial support, they also have enrichment programmes for scholars.
– Recipients can take part in all the programmes deemed relevant to them.
Level and Area of Studies
Postgraduate programmes which are relevant to the Hong Leong core business.
Place of Study
The study should taken in one of the top 200 universities of the world.
Eligibility and Criteria
All applicants should meet the criteria as follow:
-Aged below 35 years
-Obtained a minimum of a CGPA of 3.65 and above
-Offered a seat in a full time Masters programme by coursework and/or research.
-Plans to pursue a course of study that is relevant to the Hong Leong of businesses.
-Demonstrates active involvement in extra-curricular, community or voluntary activities
-Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and leadership skills
-Possesses the character of an ambassador with a sense of faithfulness for Malaysia
-Must not be bonded or receiving any award from other organizations
-Internal candidates are not eligible
Only Malaysian students may apply.
Please see the detail instruction of the application procedure at the link below.
24 April, 2015.