Datuk Roger Tan Memorial Scholarship

Merit Based Scholarship | Scholarship Provided by : ECM Libra Foundation

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About the Scholarship

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The Datuk Roger Tan Memorial Scholarship was established by the ECM Libra Foundation to honour the former London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) law graduate, Datuk Roger Tan Kim Hock (LLB, 1971). He was a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation since its inception in 2004.

The scholarship aims to provide full/partial scholarships for Malaysian LSE students needing financial assistance, be they prospective or existing students, with the objective of assisting them to pursue their undergraduate studies at the LSE.

Scholarship application closes on
July 1, 2016
Scholarship provided type
Trust
Number of scholarships offered
Varies per year
Study Level
Undergraduate
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Scholarship Details

A full scholarship covers the tuition fees, living expenses, travel costs (flight ticket at commencement and completion of studies), relocation allowance (winter clothes, books, stationeries, etc.), computer allowance, shipping allowance and the visa fee for the entire 3-year programme. For an existing student, the scholarship covers the tuition fees and living expenses. For the remaining years, travel costs (return flight on completion of studies) and shipping allowance only are covered.

A partial scholarship covers the tuition fees, travel costs (flight tickets on commencement and completion of studies), relocation allowance (winter clothes, books, stationeries, etc.), and the visa fee for the entire 3-year programme. For an existing student, the scholarship covers the tuition fees for the remaining years, travel costs (return flight at the end of study) and shipping allowance only.

Requirements

Eligibility Criteria

Students availing the Datuk Roger Tan Memorial Scholarship must fulfil the following requirements:
  • The student should be a Malaysian
  • Proof of financial need is necessary
  • The student should have a conditional or unconditional offer from LSE
  • The student can be a prospective or existing student of LSE
  • He/she should have good extracurricular records with a good command of English. Demonstration of leadership skills through active participation in extra-curricular activities such as sports, clubs and/or community services is also required
  • The student should not be in receipt of any other scholarship, study grant or study loan, partial or otherwise, from any educational institutions, government bodies or any other organisations/foundations.

Application

Application Process

Eligible students should submit their application in writing, together with the relevant supporting documents to:
ECM Libra Foundation,
2nd Floor, West Wing,
Bangunan ECM Libra,
No 8 Jalan Damansara Endah,
Damansara Heights,
50490 Kuala Lumpur.

The documents required to be submitted along with the application form include:
  • Application Form
  • SPM, STPM and/or A-Level results or equivalent
  • Letter of offer from LSE for prospective students
  • Proof of LSE student status for existing students and examination rsults
  • Parents' income tax returns for the last 3 years
  • Any testimonial from independent parties to support the application.

Additional Information

Students availing the scholarship are expected to maintain good grades in examination results every year. The trustees reserve the right to discontinue the scholarship in the event of misconduct (involvement in drugs, police arrest, etc.) and poor examination results or failures.

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