Application for PIDM Undergraduate Scholarship Program for intake 2020 is now open. Please apply online and deadline for submission is by 14 April 2020 at 6.00 pm
Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.
You may submit your application prior to receiving your acceptance by one of the PIDM approved list of colleges and universities. However, any offer of scholarship will be conditional upon you meeting all necessary conditions and upon securing admission into one of the eligible programs at one of the approved colleges or universities.
If you have any enquiries when filling up the Application form, please refer to the answers provided by clicking on the FAQ button below:
If you have any further enquiries, please direct it to our email address at: firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively you may contact Ms. Beatrice Low at 03-2173 7475
The programme is intended to reach out to deserving Malaysians who are in need of financial aid to pursue their education.
PIDM is a statutory body that protects against the loss of bank deposits, as well as takaful and insurance benefits in the unlikely event of a member institution failure and is mandated to promote public confidence in the stability of the financial system in Malaysia.
WHAT DOES THE SCHOLARSHIP OFFER?
In summary, the programme will cover the above fees and allowance up to a maximum of RM20,000 per person per annum. During the period of internship with PIDM, each recipient will receive a monthly allowance of RM1,000 for a six-month period.
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
The scholarship will be offered on a yearly basis to a maximum of twenty successful applicants, to undertake up to four years of undergraduate studies locally.
This notice of offer for the scholarship is open for applications from all Malaysian students in need of funding. Students who have started their undergraduate studies are also eligible to apply provided they meet the requirements.
PRE-REQUISITES AND CONDITIONS
The list of pre-requisites includes:
CONDITIONS OF CONTINUED SPONSORSHIP
PIDM may discontinue the scholarship or any part of the scholarship, at any time should the recipient of the scholarship:
ELIGIBLE FIELDS OF STUDY
APPROVED LIST OF COLLEGES OR UNIVERSITIES
PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
PIDM protects your deposits in the bank as well as your takaful and insurance benefits in the unlikely event of a failure of a member bank or a takaful operator / insurance company.