AFS provide several scholarships to assist students who excels academically. The scholarships aims to enable as many participants as possible to go abroad with the programmes and experience another culture first hand.
Yayasan ABM Scholarship:
Yayasan ABM was set up by Yayasan AFS Antarabudaya Malaysia to assist students in need of some funds to offset part of the programme fees.
In the past, a sum of between RM3,000 – RM6,000 has been awarded to successful candidates applying to go for a Year Programme to non-native English speaking countries e.g. Latin American countries, Europe, Asia, etc.
The BP Global Citizens of Tomorrow Scholarship is for a semester of 6 months to the United States of America from January - July.
The scholarship program provides financially-challenged students the opportunity to study abroad in the USA and gain the intercultural skills needed to succeed in a global economy. The goal of the program is to increase students' intercultural awareness and English language skills.
Deadline - April 30, 2016
Yayasan ABM Scholarship:
Form 5 students applying for the Year Programme to non-native English speaking countries.
Applicants have to be from a very modest-salary bracket family and in genuine need of a subsidy.
Proof of income has to be produced upon request.
Candidates need to obtain strong grades and engage actively in school co-curriculum.
Priority will be given to first-time applicants in the family as compared to those whose siblings have enjoyed assistance from the organization before.
Excellent Malaysian school students aged 17 or currently in Form 5 to apply for this scholarship.
The candidates should be from families of lower income bracket who would have little means to afford the program fee equivalent.
They must have strong grades, particularly for Mathematics and Science subjects, and teacher's recommendations.
It is an advantage for those who demonstrate leadership ability and a positive personality.
Return Flight including departure tax
International Insurance for the whole program duration
Pre-Departure Camp & Post Return Camp in Malaysia
Arrival Camp, Delayed Orientation, End of Stay Camp & other activities in Host Country
Any travel cost incurred from airport to host family. From host family to any camp sites
24 hour Emergency Support while in Host Country
Screening of Host Families
Administrative Cost & International Communication Cost
Providing skills to volunteers to ensure your child’s well being during the program
6% Malaysian GST
List of programmes offered by AFS
How To Apply
You can download the application form which is available the official scholarship page
Yayasan AFS Antarabudaya Malaysia
A-10-2, Block A, Plaza Glomac,
47301, Petaling Jaya
Tel: +603 7887 6866
Email: [email protected]
Web: Official Website