Sunday, March 8, 2020

Sunway Music Scholarship 2020 for International Student, Malaysia

Sunway University is offering the Sunway Music Scholarship 2020 to Malaysian or international students who are studying full-time in Sunway University for undergraduate music degree programmes.

Participating Programme
  • BA (Hons) Music Performance
  • BA (Hons) in Contemporary Music (Audio Technology)

Scholarship Value 50% - 75% tuition fee deduction 
  • Malaysian or International Students studying full-time in Sunway University undergraduate music degree programmes
  • Candidate with relevant background as below may apply:
    • Music background (minimum Grade 6 or equivalent or played in the school bands) that falls under these categories:-
      • String Instruments (piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass etc)
      • Wind Instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone etc)
      • Brass Instruments (trumpet, trombone, horn, tuba etc)
      • Percussion Instruments (timpani, xylophone, marimba etc)
    • Vocal background or joined the school choir

Documents Required:
  • Scholarship Application Form
  • Attach the certified true copy documents in the following order:
    • SPM/STPM/Diploma/Foundation/Matriculation certificate and relevant documents
    • Identity Card
    • Music certificates or other relevant documents
    • Video clip of music category applied

How to Apply:

  • Scholarship Applicant Form can be obtained from:
    • Student LIFE
    • Admission Office
    • Sunway University/ Sunway College Scholarship Website
  • Prepare the supporting documents (original and photocopy) for verification purpose
  • Shortlisting criteria:-
    • Submit a video clip of music category applied. The video clip can be recorded with handphone/camera/video camera. It does not need to be professionally done
    • Upload the video to Youtube and send the link to (with the Subject: Sunway Music Scholarship Application Video)
      • For instrument - If you play more than one instrument (e.g. piano & violin), submit the video clip for both instruments
      • The selected song needs to be on par with your grade level e.g. if you are a Grade 8 violinist, please choose a song that is at Grade 8 level. Exam pieces are not advisable
      • For vocal - You may submit one song in any language of your choice. It has to be with accompaniment
  • Submit the Scholarship Application Form along with supporting documents to Student LIFE within the stipulated deadline (refer to Scholarship Calendar)
  • If shortlisted, scholarship interviews will take place in March & July. During the interview, candidates will be required to perform three 1 ½ minutes pieces to be sung or performed on any instrument of their choice.
  • Only applicants shortlisted for an audition will be informed via a phone call followed by an e-mail by early of March or mid of July
  • Applicants that are not shortlisted will receive an e-mail communication


19 June 2020 (for August intake)


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