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Sunway Sports Scholarship

Sunway Sports Scholarship



Awarded to students with outstanding sports achievement at the State and National levels


50% scholarship for State Athletes; or
75% - 100% scholarship for National Athletes
Note: Scholarship quantum will be deducted from the tuition fee


  1. Malaysian students studying full-time in Sunway University who are State or National Athletes (2 years prior to joining Sunway University – year 2015)
  2. Only selected sports are eligible for Sports Scholarships.  Please refer to the list of sports below.
  3. Verification by State or National Sports Association
  4. The Sports Scholarships are open to Malaysian only
  5. Shortlisted candidates are required to attend an interview session.
  6. Awarding of the scholarship is subject to the interview.

List of eligible sports

  1. Archery
  2. Athletics (track & field, javelin, long jump, triple jump, high jump, pole vault, shot put, discus)
  3. Badminton
  4. Basketball
  5. Bowling (tenpin)
  6. Chess (International)
  7. Cricket (Male only)
  8. Fencing
  9. Football
  10. Futsal
  11. Hockey (Male only)
  12. Judo
  13. Karatedo
  14. Netball (Female only)
  15. Rugby (Male only)
  16. Table Tennis
  17. Taekwondo (WTF)
  18. Tennis
  19. Volleyball
  20. Squash
  21. Swimming

Terms & Conditions

  1. Only Malaysian Citizens are eligible to apply.
  2. The disbursement of Scholarship will be implemented in the second semester of the programme. Any excess amount paid in the first semester will be reimbursed upon sucessful completion of the programme.
  3. Scholars MUST represent the Institution in MASISWA, SUKIPT and IPT games or any other tournaments as and when required by the Institution Management.
  4. Sports Scholarship athletes must maintain good grades.
  5. Athletes are required to contribute at least 20 hours per year on conducting sports training workshop, clinical work etc (exclude competition hours).
  6. The Sports Scholarship is reviewed on a yearly basis. Scholarships can be revoked based on the discretion of the Institution.
  7. The final decision to grant the scholarship is at the sole discretion of the selection panel.
  8. If an applicant’s chosen sport is not part of the List of Sports for the Sunway Sports Scholarship, it will then fall under the discretion of Sunway University/Sunway College (KL) scholarship committee to accept the application and/or to grant an interview.

Application Deadlines:
28 February 2017 (for January & February intakes)
31 May 2017 (for March, April & May intakes)
29 September 2017 (for June, July, August & September intakes)

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