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Minamas-Sime Darby Undergraduate Scholarship Programme 2010 (Overseas)

July26

Sime Darby, a diversified multinational with operations in over 20 countries, believes in developing sustainable futures. With more than 250,000 ha of estates and a workforce of over 30,000 employees, our wholly owned subsidiary, Minamas Plantation, is offering scholarships to nurture young, outstanding individuals like you. It is our aim to help you reach for the stars.

Scholarships are available for undergraduates (Srata Satu – S1) in overseas universities.

Minimum Requirements

  • Indonesia citizen only
  • Good A-Level; OR International Baccalaureate; OR other overseas foundations examination results
  • Current students of selected overseas universities with recent academic results of at least second class honors (upper division) may apply.
  • Proficiency in English is a MUST
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • In good health condition and free from any drug substances addiction proven by medical examination from general practitioner or doctor
  • Currently not having scholarships from any institution
  • Non academic achievements (i.e. in sports, science, or others) and involvements in extra- curricular activities or other organizations is an added value. For those having such achievements and involvements are requested to attach supporting documents
  • Willing to follow and obey to the whole process and procedure of the scholarship

Service Bond Period

  • On completion of their studies, scholars will be required to serve Sime Darby Group of Companies for 4 to 6 years, depending on the duration and value of the award

Fields of Study
Scholarship will be offered to individual pursuing the following fields of study:

  • Business: Accountancy, Financial Management,
  • Engineering and Technology: Mechanical, Chemical, Civil, Industrial
  • Agriculture-related: Agricultural Study, Agriculture Engineering, Agribusiness
  • Science: Biology

Selected Overseas Universities
The scholarship is open to Indonesia citizens looking to study at the following overseas universities:

University Country Business Engineering & Technology Sciences
University of Oxford UK X X X
University of Cambridge UK X X X
University College London UK X X
Imperial College London UK X X
London School of Economics & Political Sciences UK X
King’s College London UK X
University of Warwick UK X
University of Manchester UK X X
University of Bristol UK X X
Massachusetts Institute of Technology US X X X
Harvard University US X X
Yale University US X X
Columbia University US X X
Stanford University US X X X
Princeton University US X X
University of California, Berkeley US X
Cornell University US X
Carnegie Mellon University US X
University of Pennsylvania US X
McGill University Canada X X X
University of Toronto Canada X X
University of British Columbia Canada X X
Australian National University Australia X X X
University of Melbourne Australia X X X
University of Sydney Australia X X
Monash University Australia X X
University of New South Wales Australia X X
University of Queensland Australia X X
University of Amsterdam Netherlands X X
Leiden University Netherlands X X
Tsinghua University China X X X
Peking University China X X X
Zhejiang University China X X X
Chulalongkorn University Thailand X X
Thammasat University Thailand X
Kasersart University Thailand X
National University of Singapore Singapore X X X
University of Hong Kong Hong Kong X X X
Hong Kong Chinese University Hong Kong X
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology Hong Kong X X
Korean Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST) South Korea X
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay India X X
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi India X X

Value of Scholarship (Overseas)
The sponsorship covers the following:

  • Full tuition and academic fees
  • Living Allowance
  • Books allowance
  • Computer allowance (one-off)
  • Settling-in allowance (one-off)
  • Clothing allowance (one-off)
  • Student visa and passport
  • Shipping allowance (one-off at the end of course)
  • Flight ticket (at the beginning and end of course)
  • Insurance coverage (if applicable)

Recipients of scholarship will have the opportunity to undergo Scholars Development Programme and experience work exposure through internship within Sime Darby Group of Companies.

Scholarship Application
This annual scholarship programme opens every year in April. Only online application will be considered.
Available from 1 April to 30 April 2010

Please click here to apply

Program Beasiswa S2 Ajinomoto Scholarships 2011 di University of Tokyo, Jepang

July26

The University of Tokyo memberikan kesempatan beasiswa S1 melalui program Ajinomoto Scholarship 2011. Beasiswa ini akan di berikan masing-masing kepada seorang warga negara Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Philipina, dan Vietnam. Kandidat yang terpilih akan diberikan beasiswa dalam kurun waktu tiga tahun, satu tahun akan bertindak sebagai mahasiswa peneliti, dua tahun untuk master’s course.

Saat menjadi mahasiswa peneliti akan diberikan tunjangan ¥150,000 per bulan dan ¥180,000 per bulan untuk master’s course. Batas akhir aplikasi hingga 31 Maret 2010.

This program enables students from five ASEAN countries (Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam) wishing to enroll in a master’s course (major in one of the sciences) at the University of Tokyo, to secure scholarships before their arrival in Japan. It aims to cultivate individuals capable of leading Asia in the twenty-first century and to contribute to the development of Asia and the world as well as to mutual understanding between these countries and Japan.

Eligibility

Applicants who wish to enroll in a master’s course and major in one of the sciences (except medicine and veterinary medicine) at the University of Tokyo and who fulfill the following requirements and qualifications.

  1. Applicants must be citizens of Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, or Vietnam.
  2. Applicants must have graduated or be expected to graduate with an excellent academic record – GPA at least 3.20 (with 16 years of education completed or expected to be completed) and must receive the recommendation of their university president or academic advisor or be otherwise qualified to enroll inthe University of Tokyo.
  3. Applicants must be under the age of 35 on April 1, 2011.
  4. In principle, the applicant must be able to obtain approval of acceptance as a Postgraduate International Research Student (hereinafter “Research Student”), from the University of Tokyo and be registered as a Research Student for April 2011 or October 2011.
    However, the applicant may enroll directly as a master’s course student of some graduate schools in the University of Tokyo.. In that case, the applicant must be able to obtain approval of enrollment from the University of Tokyo and be registered as a master’s course student for Apr 2011 or Oct 2011.
  5. Applicants must have adequate Japanese language proficiency to study as a master’s course student of the University of Tokyo (Japanese Language Proficiency Test Level 1 or equivalent). Applicants must be able to pass at least Level 3 of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (hereinafter “JLPT”) in a test administered no later than December 2010 (candidates wishing to enter as a master’s course student) or December 2011 (candidates wishing to enter as a Research Student). However, applicants who wish to enroll in Information, Technology, and Society in Asia course (hereinafter “ITASIA”)” ofGraduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies does not require above Japanese language proficiency.
  6. Applicants must apply from the above 5 countries and be able to attend selection procedures when necessary.
  7. Applicants must be in good physical and mental health and have a strong motivation for learning.
  8. Applicants must not be receiving other scholarships.

Scholarship Amounts

  • a) Research Student at graduate school: ¥150,000/month (for max. 1 year)
  • b) Master’s course at graduate school: ¥180,000/month (for max. 2 years)
  • c) Examination, Admission and Tuition fees: covered in full
  • d) Airfare (to and from Japan): covered up approximately to ¥200,000 (equivalent amount for economy class ticket. Actual amount in principle)

Number of students to be accepted

1 student from each of 5 countries (Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam)

Period of Scholarships

Scholarships will be provided for max. 3 years, 1 year studying as a Research Student and max. 2 years studying in a master’s course. The scholarship will be suspended if the scholarship recipient fails to pass the entrance exam for a master’s course within a year after arriving to Japan if the recipient enters as a Research Student.

If the recipient enters as a master’s course student, scholarships will be provided for max. 2 years.

Application details of each graduate school of the University of Tokyo

Applicants can enroll as Research Students or master’s course students in one of the sciences (except medicine and veterinary medicine) of the graduate schools in the University of Tokyo. Refer appendix 1 for details.

Application Deadline

March 31, 2010

Application Documents

  1. Application form(Form 1) and study program (assigned form)
  2. Transcript of scholastic record issued by the university or graduate school attended (no photocopies, written in Japanese or English)
  3. A letter of recommendation from university president or academic advisor (assigned form. Additional recommendation letter would be accepted)
  4. Additional documents (Optional)
    A copy of documents proving Japanese Proficiency of the applicant, such as JPLT result, certificate of attendance to Japanese higher education facilities and Japanese Training institutions may be considered.
  5. The documents submitted shall not be returned under any circumstances.

Selection Process

1st Screening and 2nd Screening
All the screening will be based on the received documents, such as research activities and study plans, university transcript and the letter of recommendation.
Detailed description of the documents is required.
For 2nd Screening, additional submission of necessary documents (TOEFL etc. See appendix 2) for applying to preferred graduate schools and graduation or degree certificate may be requested.

Note: An interview will be held for 2nd selection (in English or in Japanese)

Suspension or Termination of Scholarship

The scholarship will be suspended or terminated immediately, and claim the partial or full refund of the scholarship amount if any one of the following conditions applies to the scholarship recipient:

  • a) False information found in the application form.
  • b) Receives any other scholarship.
  • c) Fails to pass the entrance examination to a University of Tokyo master’s course within one year after arriving to Japan (recipient who enters as a Research Student).
  • d) Fails to pass at least JLPT level 3 in a test administered no later than December 2010 (recipient wishing to enter as a master’s course student).
    Fails to pass at least JLPT level 3 in a test administered no later than December 2011 (recipient wishing to enter as a Research Student).
  • e) Fails to arrive in Japan by the appointed date.
  • f) Shows poor academic performance due to absence, lack of desire to study or being unable to keep up research for some reason.
  • g) Has difficulty continuing to study due to illness or other health problems.
  • h) Violates the rules and regulations of the University of Tokyo or the Ajinomoto Scholarship Foundation.

Screening and Notification

Screening: April – May
2nd Screening: May – July
Notification of the results: August

Note:
The nominated applicants who had passed the 2nd screening must compile all the necessary documents for applying to University of Tokyo, assigned by eachgraduate school (refer appendix 2 “Documents for 2nd Screening and Required documents for applying as a Postgraduate International Research Student to the University of Tokyo”. The accomplished documents are reviewed by faculty council. For the applicants who are requested to enroll in April, the letter of acceptance will be issued in Jan, 2011. They should take all the adequate process, such as visa, for entering to Japan and will enroll in April.
In addition, the nominated applicants requested to enroll in October should pay attention to the applying period and the date of issuance of the letter of acceptance, because they differ. Please contact with thegraduate school you wish enroll for details.

Download application form here

Sumber:  beasiswa.info