The Medical Fund is aimed at supporting underprivileged individuals suffering from chronic illnesses by sponsoring one off medical treatment and care. Cases will likely revolve around those needing urgent care / medical treatment and whose treatments come at a very high cost.

Requirement/ Eligibility for Application

  1. Malaysian citizen aged 21 and below.
  2. Patient is not receiving financial support via other means i.e. insurance/other Foundations/NGOs/Government.
  3. Medical procedure must be conducted in Malaysia.
  4. A medical report must accompany the application together with the recommended medical treatment and cost.
  5. Applicant/patient must be able to substantiate claim of insufficient funds by disclosing proof of income and expenses.
  6. Applicant/patient and immediate family members must be willing to have their plight highlighted in the public domain for fundraising purposes.

Steps to Apply

Step 1: Download the Medical Fund Application Form

Step 2: Complete all the fields in the Medical Fund Application Form.

Step 3: Submit the completed Medical Fund Application Form and its supporting documents to Star Foundation by:

  1. Email to starfoundation@thestar.com.my; and
  2. Mail/courier to:
Star Foundation
Menara Star,
15 Jalan 16/11,
46350 Petaling Jaya, Selangor