Medical Scholarship for Students of ASEAN Heritage

Purpose of the Scholarship:
The Regeneration Center is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated Undergraduate and Graduate science,medical or biology students of Southeast Asian heritage across the world to help in the furthering of their education.

Our annual grants is  offered one time to help provide funds for anyone looking to acquire knowledge in the field of healthcare,science,biology and mathematics. and especially for those who would not have the financial abilities to pursue such such an education.

Our 2018 scholarship contest provides a $500 Dollars (€ 416 Euros ) cash prize to the winner of an essay contest

It’s Your Dream… Let Us Help.

How to Apply:
All candidates must submit an original essay between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:

How will the Regen Center scholarship help you in your career goals?2018 Essay Question

Frequently Asked Questions

1) Who is eligible to apply for the Scholarship?

All undergraduate and graduate students of ASEAN ancestry currently enrolled in or intending to enroll in an accredited college or university studying medicine, science or Biology for the 2018 academic year.

ASEAN Countries Include:Asean-Countries

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Lao PDR
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Philippines
  • Vietnam

2) When is the deadline the essay entry?

++NOTE++ The 2017 Scholarship Entry Deadline Has Passed. The winner of this years contest will be published shortly after acceptance and verification of educational status.

Thank you to all the participants for submitting your essays.

For those that did not win, you are all encouraged to reapply for our 2018 Scholarship Essay contest which is open now.

In order to be considered for next years award, all written essays must be submitted to us no later than December 31,2018.

3) When will we announce the winners?

The winning essay will be selected exactly two weeks after the scholarship deadline ~ January 14th.  We shall notify the winner and request the required documents from the schools to confirm contest eligibility.

4) How will the essays be judged?

All essays shall be evaluated based on their originality,clarity and creativity.

5) How does the winner receive their scholarship?

The $500 cash prize will be sent directly to the winner via certified check to the winner or financial aid offices at their respective university or college.


Submission Rules:

  1. All Essays must be submitted via the form below in Word document or PDF Format.
  2. All Essays must be written in English only.
  3. Limit one entry per contestant.
  4. Essays must be original and reflect her/his own research, thinking and writing skills.
  5. All Submissions are limited to 1,000 words Max.
  6. Any Incomplete entry forms shall be be disqualified automatically.


  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Lao PDR
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Philippines
  • Vietnam

Scholarship Application

  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, txt.
    Please Upload Your Essay in .doc, .docx, .pdf, or .txt only
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

For any additional questions regarding our 2018 scholarship. Please contact us at  scholarship [at]


For the winning submission, we will need the following documents to verify your eligibility:

(a)   Liability release and consent for Publicity

(b)   Copyright Statement acknowledging the submitted work was original

(c)   IRS Form W-9 ( For US Residents )

(d)   Form 1099-Misc ( For US Residents )

(e)   Copy of Your School ID


2017: Contest Results

The Winner of the 2017 Scholarship for Students of South East Asian Ancestry has been contacted and is currently in verification

2016: Contest Results

The Winner of the 2016 Scholarship for Students of South East Asian Ancestry is Ms Adda Najma Macabantog!


Ms Macabantog will be attending Asian Institute of Computer Studies.

Ms Macabantog was selected as the winner from the 344 applications we received in 2016.

2015: Contest Results

The Winner of the 2015 Scholarship for Students of South East Asian Ancestry is Ms Darareaksmey Ong!


Ms Ong will be attending Raffles international college in 2016 for general education with the intent on focusing on design.

Ms Ong was selected as the winner from the 237 applications we received in 2015.

2014: Contest Results

The Winner of the 2014 Scholarship for Students of South East Asian Ancestry is Asher Kurniawan!


Mr Kurniawan will be attending Staffordshire University in England in 2015 to study Paramedic Science and Health Services.  Mr Kurniawan was selected as the winner from the 150 applications we received in 2014.

2013: Contest Results
The 2013 Scholarship for Students of South East Asian Heritage has ended. Thank you to all that applied.


Congratulations to the winner of 2013 essay contest Amy L. Kang of University of California at Riverside!




  • Hello, guest
  • Is there a specific format that must be followed for writing this essay? such as font size, spacing, and etc?
    • Hi Claudia, The scholarship is available to to students in ALL fields. The undergraduate or graduate student must be from one of the countries listed above and be enrolled as a full time student.
  • Hello my name is Alejandra Quintanilla and I come from El Slavador, I'm really interest to apply for a Scholarship to Study in Australia and I'm wondering if you can help me because i don't have the money to pay the university but I don't want that stop me. Can you please help me?
    • Hello Mrs Alejandra, Im sorry but our scholarship and stipend are for students from the following ASEAN countries only: Brunei Darussalam,Cambodia,Indonesia,Lao PDR,Malaysia,Myanmar,Singapore,Thailand,Philippines,Vietnam.
  • I am not one of the countries eligible but i humbly ask for help. I am rwandese lady , i request for scholarship to study in curtin university. Thank you for your consideration and i look forward to your good response.