Kuala Lumpur, June 15, 2014 – Dana KCM, a leading educational social enterprise and a proponent of higher education for all brought cheers to a total of 24 students from all over Malaysia during The Star Education Fair 2014.Each of the recipient received free educational cash assistance amounting RM 3,000 each to assist them in their studies. The event was launched by The Star and witnessed by over a thousand visitors at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
According to Dr. Nazim, the CEO of Dana KCM, recipients need not have to refund the money or being bonded with any parties after receiving the financial aids. However, they must ensure that they complete their entire studies at selected institutions to qualify for the fund. Applicants are free to choose any of their dream courses and application is open to all regardless of social and economic background of the applicants.
He is quoted to say, “Our intention is clear. We want to help as many students as possible to further their tertiary education with this fund and we are looking for 7,000 qualified applicants this year alone. Grab the chance while the fund is still available”.
Wan Eazzah Amerah, a student from Sandakan, Sabah expressed her gratitude for being one of the lucky recipients. In a jovial tone she said, “I will use this money to buy quality reference books and purchase original software for my laptop. No catch at all”.
Another recipient Siti Liana Bt. Amil from Petaling Jaya, Selangor intend to use the money to purchase a monthly traveling card to cover her transportation expenses. “Although both of my parents are working, I am delighted to receive this aid. The fund is indeed for everyone. I can’t thank enough”.
Dana KCM fund is available to SPM and STPM leavers who wish to further their studies at private higher education institutions. Corporate organisations are welcome to participate in this noble cause and jointly organize similar events in the future.
For more information, applicants may visit Dana KCM corporate website at www.danakcm.my and submit online application.
About Dana KCM
Dana KCM is a fund set up to provide free educational cash assistance to qualified SPM and STPM leavers to further their higher education studies. Established since 2010, Dana KCM fund has been used to assist thousands of people from all walks of life to discover various educational options that lead to the right career path. Course consultation and career counselling are given free to the public. Dana KCM is managed by iConsultants Management Sdn Bhd.