Shell scholarship 2011 now open for application
Each year, Shell scholarship opportunities are offered to selected students pursuing academic education in tertiary institutions. The time is back, where the company will be aggressively looking, identifying and extending the scholarship offer to the successful candidates. Shell scholarship is highly competitive, only those who are proven academically and backed with active extra-curricular participation will make the cut.
Malaysian students planning to continue their studies for selected full time undergraduate programs (1st degree course) locally or overseas, as well as pre-university studies in Malaysia can look forward to apply. Financial aid and assistance vary depending on the location of the institution (local or abroad), as well as the courses undertaken.
Choices of studies include Petroleum Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Geosciences (overseas) and any discipline (locally).
In addition to the undergraduate studies, 2 scholarships for post-graduate study, namely MSc in Geosciences, are available for grabs. The program takes place at the Universiti Teknologi Petronas, UTP, Tronoh, Perak.
In selecting the suitable Shell scholarship candidates, particular attention will be paid on the academic achievements, co-curricular involvement and leadership qualities . Window of opportunity is also open for disabled candidates. For those pursuing a degree course, a minimum of 3.5 CGPA is required as a pre-requisite.
Application deadline is 31 January 2011.
Download scholarship application guide here.