8 IGCSE and Pre-University level scholarships offered by AISM, ISKL, KTJ and more!
Are you strong academically, active in co-curricular activities, and are not afraid to step up to take charge as a leader? Do you want to experience high-quality, holistic education that enables you to learn from the best environment, teachers and schoolmates, and have all the resources to become a future leader?
Here is a list of international schools in Malaysia awarding scholarships for deserving students, so don’t miss out and apply today!
Australian International School Malaysia (AISM) has been offering a high-quality Australian Curriculum since 2000 to set a firm foundation for students’ academic success, love of learning, healthy lifestyle, ensuring that students are committed to giving back to the community as leaders.
AISM is now offering the Pre-University Scholarships to a limited number of deserving, high achieving students who wish to enrol into AISM’s Year 11 and Year 12 and earn the New South Wales Higher School Certificate (HSC).
The scholarship application will close on 26 September 2021. For more information on AISM’s Pre-University scholarship, please visit AISM's website.
The International School of Kuala Lumpur, or ISKL, provides students with an opportunity to experience a world-class American curriculum. The school will be awarding scholarships to deserving students who are academically accomplished and have leadership potential in them, ensuring that they have what it takes to help the communities around them. ISKL’s mission is to mentor and guide its students to reach their full potential and equipping them with the knowledge, attitude and transferable skills required to fulfil their responsibilities and face challenges.
Here are the types of scholarships offered at ISKL:
Requirements for Applicants
ISKL Pathways Scholarships (for students who have completed Form 3 assessment)
Application closes on 5 October 2021.
IB Diploma Program Scholarship (for SPM leavers)
Application closes by February 2022.
Kolej Tuanku Ja’afar (KTJ) is one of the region’s premier international schools in the region. With 30 years of holistic excellence, KTJ provides an authentic British educational experience rooted in the Malaysian context by developing its students into global leaders.
KTJ is now offering two types of scholarships for students to enhance their potential in Malaysia and beyond. Here are the details of the scholarships provided by KTJ:
Sixth Form Academic Scholarship
Golf and Squash Scholarships
The deadline for the Sixth Form Academic Scholarship will be closed on 1 November 2021 at 5 p.m. The Golf and Squash Scholarships are open throughout the year. For more information on either scholarship, please check out KTJ’s website.
Marlborough College Malaysia (MCM) is an extension of Marlborough College, UK, where students come to freely and securely explore their talents, potentials, academic rigour and responsibilities in a spacious 90-acre estate, where students can develop their independence and inter-reliance.
The scholarship awarded by Marlborough College Malaysia’s (MCM) scholarship programme welcomes budding academicians, athletes, actors, and musicians exposed to enriching and open doors to more opportunities and mentorship to help them discover their abilities.
The scholarship is open to 2 types of applicants:
Applicants are expected to have registered a place and are committed to attending MCM’s Year 9 (Shell) and have completed the registration form and paid the registration fee, followed by an assessment that the College will give. In addition, parents must speak to and receive a reference from students’ current school’s Head of School.
Students in Year 8 can apply, and parents are encouraged to speak to the head of the Prep School in November concerning the candidate’s suitability. Those who demonstrate excellence and the right attitude will be awarded the scholarship.
Applications will be open in November 2021 and close in January 2022. For more information on the scholarship, please visit MCM’s website.
Alice Smith International School has provided the best British education in Kuala Lumpur since 1946 and is still committed to enriching students’ lives and characters. This is your chance to be a part of a diverse community of 40 nationalities and experience a holistic British education.
The scholarships applications for the 2022/2023 academic year will be announced soon. In Alice Smith Secondary’s pursuit of excellence, here are two types of scholarships offered by the school:
A full scholarship is offered to post-SPM Malaysian students who are not currently enrolled at Alice Smith International School with limited financial means.
They are expected to be academically outstanding and aim to enrol at a good university, and fulfil the criteria to sit for A-Levels (Sixth Form).
The schools understand that students awarded the KLASS Scholarship may struggle to attend a good university post-A-Levels. Therefore, Alice Smith has introduced the Foundation scholarship to help scholars to enrol on their undergraduate courses.
Reach for the Stars Scholarships
The Reach for the Stars scholarship is a partial scholarship that covers up to 50% of school fees and is awarded based on their academic achievement and talent in arts or sports. This scholarship is awarded to external students who have yet to enrol into IGCSE or A-Levels programme.
IGCSE: Students are expected to apply for a 2-year programme.
A-Levels: it will be awarded to either:
Click here to find out more about Alice Smith International School’s scholarships.
Nexus International School offers the opportunity for bright students to join their internationally-minded community by nurturing and supporting learners towards academic success and responsible citizenship.
The Nexus’ Secondary Global Citizen Award for students in Years 9, 10 and 11 is now available for you to apply and enjoy a fee waiver of up to 30%!
Nexus Global Citizen Award (IGCSE)
The application closes in December 2021. For more information on the scholarship, please click here.
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