Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri (SPM) awards scholarships on the basis of merit and competitive process that consider academic achievement, and demonstrated leadership capabilities to be part of the esteemed SPM High School community.
The external scholarships are awarded based on Scholarship Committee review recommendations, application review, and face-to-face interview. Scholarships are renewable for up to two years or until the recipient completes the school level they enrolled in; and if the recipient maintains qualifying renewal criteria.
Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri provides full annual tuition fee waiver for up to three years to THREE students to attend Senior High School Grades 10 to Grade 12 to attend the GAC program. Scholarships are renewable for up to two years or until the recipient completes the school level they enrolled in; and if the recipient maintains qualifying renewal criteria.
The scholarship does not cover the yearly development fees, GAC Foundation registration (USD 250), GAC Foundation A and B costs, uniforms, international exam fees, books, international exchanges/conferences programs, and extracurricular activities.
To be considered for the scholarship, student must meet the following eligibility criteria:
Be enrolled as a Junior High School student at a public or private school in greater Jakarta area (Jabodetabek).
Must have completed Grade 9 or Grade 10 in Junior High School.
Demonstrated strong academic achievement and leadership skill.
Demonstrated fluent spoken and written Bahasa Indonesia and English.
Completed and submitted all scholarship application materials no later than April 10.
Submit in ONE sealed envelope the following documents:
Completed and signed Scholarship Application Form including the Narrative Statement and Resume
Official Junior High School Report Card and UN result/other official qualifications (Note: UN result can be submitted later)
Copy of parents’ ID (KTP/Passport)
4 recent colour photographs (2 copies 4x6 cm and 2 copies 3x4 cm)
Additionally, please ensure that your current school complete and signed the Scholarship Confidential School Report and mailed in sealed envelope to:
ATTN: SPM Scholarship Committee Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri
Jalan Dr GSSJ Ratulangi No 5 Menteng Jakarta Pusat 10310
RE: RECOMMENDATION FOR [STUDENT’S NAME]
Completed application and required documents must be submitted no later than April 10. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered. Please double check that all questions are answered and all information requested is included accurately.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a face-to-face interview with SPM Scholarship Committee, followed with a written test. Interview will be conducted in Bahasa Indonesia or English only. A written test will be administered before the interview to measure the level of English proficiency and logical knowledge.
Scholarship recipients will be announced in May. If selected to receive the scholarship, the recipient must agree to the following commitments:
Attend the scholarship ceremony in June during the SPM Year End Performance to publicly receive their scholarship.
Actively participate in all academic activities, school events, outdoor activities, competitions, and other activities.
Receive the scholarship and merit-based renewal requirements as stipulated above.
Grant SPM the permission to use the applicant’s name and image for the purpose of publicizing the scholarship in media, including school newsletter, SPM website, and social media.
Further questions regarding the scholarship can be directed to: