Digital Animation Scholarships in Malaysia

1) What is Digital Animation?

The process of creating moving animated visuals using computer programmes is the study of Digital Animation.

Many cartoons such as Despicable Me, Jurassic Park & Toy Story rely on Digital Animation to produce the film. Digital Animation degrees are generally 3 years long.

Besides that, Digital Animation allows you to apply your imaginative and creative skills. You’ll also get to work in various creative industries and have an extremely rewarding career!

2) What You Need To Know About Digital Animation Scholarships

  • Scholarships are usually offered by institutions providing the course
  • Most are merit-based with no interview required

3) List of Institutions & Scholarships for Digital Animation

Here is a comprehensive list of all the available Digital Animation scholarships offered by institutions, companies, GLCs and associations in Malaysia, and how you can apply for them.

Scholarships deadlines for Digital Animation are spread throughout the year. Besides that, some companies that offer scholarships for this course may offer a job to you if your portfolio during your studies are exceptionally good.

Name of ScholarshipKey HighlightsDeadline
APU Merit Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
31-Jan-17
Khazanah Global Scholarship Programme - Open to students have a minimum of 8As in SPM
- Interview required
- Students will be bonded to the organisation upon graduation
31-Mar-17
IACT Creative Talent Award 2017- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Submission of portfolio is required
31-Jan-17
INTI Chairman Award - Open to Bumiputera citizens only
- Up to 20% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Leadership X-Cellence Scholarship - Open to students with who are active in extracurricular activities or have special talents
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Sport X-Cellence Scholarship - Open to students who participate in state or national level sporting events
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI Tertiary Scholarship - Open to students with who are active in extracurricular activities or have special talents
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
INTI-Laureate Merit Scholarship - Up to 100% tuition fee waiverAlways Open
KDU High Achievers Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU High Achiever Tertiary Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU Pre-University Scholarship - Open to students with outstanding sports achievements
- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
KDU Teo Soo Pin Scholarship - Open to all KDU students based in KL
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
30-Apr-17
Kuok Foundation Berhad Scholarship - Up to RM27,000 study grant per annum
- Interview required
31-Mar-17
Limkokwing Elite Creative Excellence Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Limkokwing Foundation Scholarship - Open to all applicants
- Up to 20% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Limkokwing Talent Scholarship - Open to students who participate in district, state or national level sporting events
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Sunway University Jeffrey Cheah Continuing Scholarship - Only open to Sunway students progressing to undergraduate programmes
- Up to RM16,000 tuition fee waiver per year
Always Open
Sunway University Jeffrey Cheah Entrance Scholarship - Open to all students registered at Sunway University
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
Always Open
Sunway University Sunway Excellence Scholarship - Open to Malaysian citizens only28-Feb-17
Biasiswa Sarawak Tunku Abdul Rahman- Priority given to Sarawakians
Always Open
Taylor's University Talent & Leadership Scholarship- For students who have participated in competitions and are talented in music, art, theatre, etc.
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview is required
30-Apr-17
Taylor's University World Class Scholarship- Minimum 8As at SPM for Foundation; ABB at A-Level for Degree
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Interview required
14-Apr-17
Taylor's University Community Scholarship- For students who require financial aid
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
22-May-17
Tunku Abdul Rahman Scholarship - Interview required
- Minimum CGPA 3.50 to apply
17-Apr-17
UCSI Tan Sri Ahmad Razali Merit Scholarship Award - Open to students who participate actively in extracurricular activities and have received outstanding recognition due to notable achievement
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
1-Apr-17
UTAR Scholarships for Top Achievers - Minimum of 7As & above for SPM
- Up to 100% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
UTAR Sport & Talent Scholarship - For students with proven track record in Sports, Music, Art, Theatre and WritingAlways Open
UTAR Tan Sri Dr Lim Goh Tong Scholarship - Minimum of 4As for A-Level / STPM or 5As for Australian Matriculation
- For students with financial need only
Always Open
The Star Education Fund 2017- Must excel in extra-curricular activities
- Open to students below the age of 25
30-Mar-17

Interested in Digital Animation but not too sure on how it works? Check out our comprehensive guide to studying Digital Animation in Malaysia!