Shell Scholarship Programme - 2024 - Malaysia

Sponsored by: Shell Malaysia
Deadline17 June 2024
Organisation TypePrivate Sector / Organisation
Fund TypeScholarship
Study Local or Abroad?International

This programme offers successful applicants the chance to undertake undergraduate studies at leading global universities, along with mentoring and internship opportunities. After graduation, scholars will have the opportunity to begin a rewarding career in various fields, including engineering, geosciences, and commercial disciplines, within the company's operations.

“The Shell Scholarship Programme aims to attract the country’s top talents and enable them to embark on an enriching education experience, and then return to contribute to our energy industry and support Malaysia's goal of becoming a high-income, sustainable economy,” said Siti Sulaiman, Country Chair of Shell Malaysia and Senior Vice President Upstream Malaysia, who was a former Shell Scholar herself.

“We, at Shell, are committed to helping the nation’s brightest minds become tomorrow's most sought-after leaders and industry experts,” she further shared.

The Shell Scholarship Programme covers direct study-related expenses, including tuition fees, living expenses, books, and other allowances, contingent upon the candidate’s academic performance. Funds are provided for both pre-university A-levels at selected local boarding schools and undergraduate education at top universities in the United States, United Kingdom, or Australia. Applicants will be notified of the selection results by August 2024.

Applications for the 2024 Class of Shell Scholars close on June 17, 2024.

Eligibility and Requirements

The 2024 Shell Scholarship Programme seeks to provide financial and career assistance to students who are keen to pursue higher education in the following fields of study:

  • Engineering: Mechanical, Civil, Chemical, Petroleum, Electrical & Electronics, Environmental, Sustainable
  • Sciences: Geology, Geosciences, Geomatics, Geophysics, Data Science
  • Commercial: Business & Management, Digital Marketing

Interested candidates must be 2023 SPM or 2024 O-Level leavers with a minimum of 8As (A/A+) in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or have Excellent O-level grades at IGCSE (A*/A). Chosen candidates should be willing to pursue A-levels at selected boarding institutions. For more specific details on eligibility and to apply online, please visit:-

Notes to editors


United Kingdom

(6 universities)

University of Oxford

University of Cambridge

University of College London

Imperial College London

*London School of Economics

*King’s College London

United States

(13 universities)

Stanford University

California Institute of Technology

Harvard University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Princeton University

Yale University

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Los Angeles

Columbia University

University of Pennsylvania

Cornell University

**University of Texas Austin

**Colorado School of Mines


(2 universities)

University of Melbourne

Australian National University

*For Commercial course only

**For Petroleum Engineering or Geoscience only


Manager, Media Relations,
Shell Malaysia
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