Is JPA a scholarship?
JPA Scholarship is a scholarship offered by Malaysia Public Service to the Malaysian nationality who is continuing their studies at locally and overseas universities or colleges.
How do I get JPA?
Application Process You can apply online here via the JPA website. The deadline to submit your application is by 5pm, 30 June 2019. You will then need to email a softcopy of the following documents to [email protected]: Application confirmation slip.
How many JPA scholars are there?
Currently, more than 3,000 scholars are registered under STAR and serving their scholarship bond with 1,700 private sector companies driving the country’s economic transformation,” said Shareen Shariza Dato’ Abdul Ghani.
What is JPA bursary?
The Public Service Department (JPA) Bursary Programme is a sponsorship programme for SPM leavers, who had achieved 9A+ and above. The bursary includes tuition fees and monthly allowance throughout the period of study.
Is MARA scholarship only for Malay?
MARA Study Loan Scheme was first introduced in 1966 when Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) was formed. Students must apply to the respective institution before applying for the loan. Eligibility criteria. The loan only applies to Malay and Bumiputera students who are financially needy and who are not more than 40 years old.
Is MARA scholarship only for Bumiputera?
General eligibility requirements for all applicants: Must be a Bumiputera. Must be pursuing undergraduate studies in the fields approved by MARA. The socio-economics status of the family—must have an annual taxable income of RM180,000 and below.
Is JPA sponsorship?
For the year 2020, JPA sponsorships involved are in courses offered by Public Universities, Politeknik, and Institut Kemahiran Awam. Courses NOT covered by this sponsorship include education, nursing, courses that require students to take piloting license and professional courses such as ACCA, LINUX and CLP.
What is the JPA scholarship?
The JPA scholarship is a scholarship offered by the Malaysian government for students to further their studies in universities. Here, I am going to explain in detail about the JPA scholarship. If you are offered the JPA scholarship, it will sponsor for your tuition fees in full and you will be given a monthly allowance.
Is JPA a convertible loan?
Since 2016, the JPA scholarship is in the form of convertible loan. If you work in the public service after you graduate, you are exempted from paying back the loan. If you work in a Government Linked Company (GLC) after you graduate, you have to pay back 25% of the loan.
What are the best scholarships available in Malaysia?
While there are plenty of scholarships available in Malaysia, there’s only a few that’s immensely popular among students. The JPA scholarships. Jabatan Perkidmatan Awam (JPA) offers a number of sponsorship programmes and scholarships for both undergraduate students and postgraduate students.