On August 30, 2023, 50 Malaysian students were selected to be awarded with scholarship in conjunction with Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad (BPMB)’s 50th anniversary celebration at Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur Hotel.


BPMB’s Shariah Committee Chairman, Professor Dr. Aznan and Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO), Roni Abdulwahab presented the scholarships to the scholars, witnessed by the presence of BPMB's Board of Directors, Shariah Committee, Senior Leadership Team, and the proud parents of the deserving scholars.


BPMB Award of Group’s Undergraduate Scholarship (BAGUS) programme awarded scholarships to 9 out of 50 students, while the remaining 41 recipients received their scholarships from the Bank’s Zakat Education allocation. Six of the accomplished scholars have been selected to pursue their studies abroad, while 44 will embark on their educational journey within Malaysia.


The BAGUS scholarship exemplifies BPMB's dedication to serving as a hub for nurturing talents and ensuring access to quality education for deserving Malaysian students, both domestically and internationally. This milestone reflects our unwavering commitment to shaping the next generation of leaders and professionals, and reinforces our vision of a promising future.


Through our investment in education, we are confident that this initiative will not only create avenues for individual growth but also make a meaningful contribution to our nation. In particular, it aligns with our aspiration to assist the Bank in achieving its goal of delivering impact capital for national development.