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Please note that the application process for the ISKL Pathways Scholarship is closed. Shall you have any questions, please contact our Admissions Office at [email protected]
The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) offers two Pathways Scholarships for Malaysian students who have or will complete their Form 3 school assessment.

Applications for the ISKL's Pathways Scholarship is Now Closed!

Applications for the ISKL 2023 Pathways Scholarship for Form 3 students closed on November 18, 2022. We thank you for your interest in ISKL and wish you good luck in the next stage of your education.

2022 Pathways Scholarship Recipients.
Vidyaasni Pretyba Uthiya Kumar and Soraya Hani Bte Shuhaizan 2022 ISKL Pathways scholarship recipients.



The first cohort of scholarship candidates will begin school in August 2023 continuing through to June 2027. The scholarship is equivalent to a four-year study of the High School / Pre University program at The International School of Kuala Lumpur. The Scholarship Award covers the following:

Application Fees
School Lunch
Registration Fees
Tuition and Enrollment Fees
External Exam Fees
Calculator (loaned)
School-issue laptop (loaned)
Busing is provided upon consultation with the bus contractor and depending on the bus routes and available seats.
Global Action Program (ISKL will only cover the destination with the lowest cost)
School Uniforms
Cost for participation in the IASAS sports/activities
Optional Field Trips


Step 1

Complete the online application and submit your Letter of Interest/Personal Statement to the Admissions office by November 18, 2022.

Step 2

Selection exams for shortlisted candidates will be held on November 28, 2022.

Step 3

Panel Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held on December 9, 2022.

Step 4

Successful candidates will be contacted by end of January 2023.

Step 5

Scholarship recipients & families are invited to the Certificate Award Reception on February 20, 2023.


  • Academic excellence.
  • Commitment and leadership in social responsibility.
    • Demonstrated impact in your local community.
    • Proven track record of positive outreach initiative, encouraging youth engagement to make our community and the world a better place.
    • Consistently demonstrates a sense of intrinsic voluntarism.
    • Strives to be well informed on global issues.
    • Demonstrates strong collaborative, problem solving, listening, consensus building and leadership skills.
  • Is committed to being a promoter/active ISKL’s School-wide Learning Results (SLRs).
  • Is committed to be an active school community member leading vision-aligned students initiatives.
  • Is conversant in at least two languages.
  • Completed Form 3 school assessment for the 2022/2023 school year.


All submissions need to be made online through ISKL’s Admissions Open Apply system.
  • Have experience initiating/volunteering for a cause the candidate cares about and believes is fundamental to societal progress.
  • The candidate must demonstrate an appropriate scholastic level. Candidates must submit a copy of their report cards, school records/transcript from the past 3 years with completed application forms.
  • Personal statement from the applicant.
  • Confidential Reference Form from the current school.
  • Extracurricular involvement.
  • Previous commitment to community service.
  • Must be a Malaysian Citizen whose family has a household income less than RM 135,00 per annum (based on the below M40 classification) – Further supporting documentation will be requested upon receipt of the Application Form.
  • Completed ISKL Application for Admission form
  • A photocopy of the applicant’s Malaysian identity card.
  • Successful candidates: Student Health Form, parts of which are to be completed by a doctor
  • Meet all other application requirements of the scholarship program applied.