Sin Chew Education Fund
Sin Chew Education Fund was established to aid poor or needy students to further their tertiary studies in Malaysia.
In partnership with Heriot-Watt University Malaysia, Sin Chew offers scholarships to the following programmes:
  • BEng/MEng Mechanical Engineering
  • BEng/MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BEng/MEng Chemical Engineering
  • BEng/MEng Civil Engineering

Applicants must fulfil the following academic requirements:

  • A Levels/STPM: AAB
  • UEC: 6A
  • IB Diploma: 32 pts
  • CPU: 85%
  • ATAR: 85%
  • Matriculation/Foundation/Diploma from other institution: CGPA 3.5 or 90%

How to Apply:

  1. Applicant is required to register online as a member via Sin Chew Daily Education Fund Official website.
  2. Once successfully registered, the applicant must log in to activate the E-application form through Sin Chew Education Fund website.
  3. The E-application form must be completely filled and printed out.
  4. Upon signing the printed application form, please attach the relevant documents, and post to the address as shown below.
  5. Picture reference for documents submission: download.

Sin Chew Daily Education Fund
Sin Chew Media Corporation Berhad (Corp Comm & Promotion Dept)
19 Jalan Semangat,
46200 Petaling Jaya,

Note: Proof of posting is not proof of receipt.

Star Education Fund
The Star Education Fund scholarship is offered under the collaboration between Star Media Group with some of the best educational institutions in Malaysia to provide higher education opportunities to deserving young Malaysians.
In partnership with Star Education fund, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia offers the following programmes:
  • BEng/MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BSc Construction Project Management
  • BSc Psychology


  • Malaysian citizens not more than 25 years of age.
  • Excel in extra-curricular activities or active in sports.
  • Not bonded to or in receipt of any financial aid or awards from other educational institutions or organisations.
  • Possess reasonably good result in SPM / UEC or equivalent (for Foundation / Diploma courses).
  • Possess reasonably good results in STPM / UEC or equivalent (for Degree courses).

How to apply:

  • Download the application form from
  • Complete the Scholarship Application Form and submit it with the required documents to the stated address.
  • Only shortlisted scholarship applicants will be notified.
  • Please take note that the scholarships only cover those institutions and courses that are listed here.

Completed applications must reach: 

The Star Education Fund
Star Media Group Berhad
Menara Star
15 Jalan 16/11 Section 16
46350 Petaling Jaya Selangor


Within two (2) weeks after the release of SPM or STPM results. Late applications will not be considered.