Jeffrey Cheah Foundation – Sunway Group Scholarship

The Jeffrey Cheah Foundation-Sunway Group Scholarship is open to Malaysian Citizens who wish to pursue their tertiary education at Sunway University as well as other preferred, top-ranked local public and international universities.





  • Malaysian citizens below 21 years of age
  • Minimum 10As in SPM (English & 5 other core subjects)
  • Minimum CGPA 3.30 or equivalent in STPM, Foundation, Matriculation or Pre-University
  • Household income of not more than RM150,000 per annum
  • To pursue full-time undergraduate studies (Year 1 enrolment in 2021) at local, private as well as top-ranked international universities
  • Applicants must have secured an unconditional/conditional letter of offer from the university
  • Personable individuals who have held leadership roles in extra-curricular activities, resilient and strive for excellence
  • Possess good communication skills and proficient in English
  • Must not be bonded to or a recipient of any other scholarship or award from other educational institutions, organisations or foundations






  • Finance & Accounting
  • Commerce
  • Business Administration
  • Economics


  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying
Health Sciences


  • Pharmacy
  • Biomedical Science
  • Medical Laboratory


  • Marketing
  • Mass Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Human Resources
Science & Technology


  • Computer Science
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Cyber Security

Scope of Award


In addition to tuition fees, accommodation and a stipend to cover basic living expenses, candidates will be offered development opportunities such as internships and mentoring, and will be placed in Sunway Group of companies upon completion of their studies.


Candidates will be required to maintain results equivalent to Second Class (Upper) or 2:1 for each semester of their degree.



Application processes


Applicants must submit their application on the online form at with all documents attached in PDF format.



Documents required:


  • Recent passport-size photograph
  • Certified true copy of your National Registration Identification (NRIC)/MyKad
  • Certified true copy of your SPM certificate or equivalent
  • Certified true copy of your STPM, Foundation, Matriculation or Pre-University certificate or equivalent
  • Certified true copy of your undergraduate studies examination results, if applicable
  • Certified true copy of School Leaving certificate
  • Certified true copy of your school testimonials and certificates of participation in extracurricular activities
  • Certified true copy of an unconditional/conditional letter of offer from the university
  • Certified true copy of your parents’ recent pay-slips, latest Income Tax Statement or any other proof of income
  • Any other relevant documents



Please submit any queries through the contact form on under Contact Us. Otherwise, we can be reached at We aim to reply within 1-3 working days.



Application Dates


Applications are open for submission from the 8th of March. Applications will close on 10th of May. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates can expect to be contacted in May.