Penang Future Foundation (PFF)

Penang Future Foundation (PFF), made possible by donations from private sectors and donors, is a scholarship program awarded by the Penang State Government to outstanding and deserving Malaysians to pursue their undergraduate studies in Malaysia. Upon completion of their studies, the recipients will become a part of Penang’s diverse talent workforce. This is one of the State’s initiatives to nurture Penang as a talent hub and also to ease the tide of brain drain.


Penang Future Foundation comprises of an Accounts Committee headed by the Penang State Finance Officer in managing the fund as well as a Selection Committee chaired by the Right Honorable Chief Minister of Penang with committee members made up by leaders from industry, academia and community.