Studying abroad is one of the most expensive adventures anyone would want to try out. There is good news for you. Applications are currently been accepted for the Shell Malaysia Scholarships. This scholarship is one you must not miss. Shell Malaysia Scholarships are special sponsorship programs that are designed in order to assist students from Malaysia who wish to study in Malaysia. This scholarship is open to both local and international students. Malaysia students will be considered more.
Each year, Shell Petroleum Development Company in partnership with various universities in Malaysia as well as other private agencies in the country offers high paying scholarship programs to international students from developing countries. It aimed to foster development in Africa and to assist some part of African countries that are yet to be developed from poverty and backwardness. Shell Malaysia Scholarship is usually hosted in Malaysia.
Shell Malaysia Scholarship for High School Seniors
This is a sponsorship programme that provides financial and career assistance to graduating high school seniors especially for those who have shown interest in the energy industry and demonstrated an aptitude in mathematics and science.
Shell sponsors up to 20 one-year awards of $2,500 in each of the program for selected graduating high school seniors enrolling in engineering or geoscience at universities endorsed by Shell. The good news is that students who successfully complete the first-year studies and other criteria by Shell will be eligible to apply to receive a four-year renewable award of $5,000 annually.
Field of study for the Shell Malaysia Scholarships
High school students are invited to apply for this scholarship. Students in the following disciplines are qualified to apply:
- Engineering: Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, Petroleum, Electrical & Electronics
- Sciences: Geology, Geosciences, Geomatics, Geophysics
If you are considered for this scholarship, you will receive a stolen of $2500 for the first one year and then $5000 stipend annually which is subject to renewal for the next four years. The scholarship is available for 20 persons.
How To Apply For High School Shell Malaysia Scholarships
To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- Ensure to upload a copy of their high school transcript and standardized test scores, and to provide the names & email addresses for two individuals to that will provide recommendations on their behalf.
- Demonstrate plans to fully enroll in one of the following disciplines (geology, geophysics, physics, chemical, civil, electrical, geological, geophysical, mechanical or petroleum engineering) at a specified institution.
The scholarship usually ends around March each year.