Obtain your submission pack from:

Star Media Group Berhad
c/o Events Business Unit
Menara Star
No. 15, Jalan 16/11
46350 Petaling Jaya
Selangor, Malaysia.
Tel : 03-7967 1388 ext 1432 / 1857 (Mon-Fri, 9.00am-5.30pm)


Click here to download the submission pack


There are 10 award categories for which you may apply.

  1. The guidelines for each award category are in the submission pack. Answers must be typed and printed on white A4 paper, using Times New Roman, 12pt. size. Applicants are strongly encouraged to address all areas to show why they deserve to win in the respective categories. Please limit your total response to no more than ten A4-size pages for each award category (single side per sheet).
  2. For the Application Form, please indicate N/A where Not Applicable. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review; please refer to the submission checklist to ensure that your application is complete.


Submit your completed Application Form and Declaration Form together with:

  1. The relevant supporting documentation and information based on the judging criteria/ guidelines;
  2. A non-refundable processing fee of RM600 (subject to any taxes and /or any government dues under Malaysia's legislation) by cheque / postal order made payable to STAR MEDIA GROUP BERHAD and crossed Account Payee only.

    ROC : 10894-D
    GST ID : 001243480064


Applications for each award category should be submitted in separate envelopes, and clearly labelled with the name of the award category on the top left-hand corner of the envelope (e.g. if applying for both Best Green Initiative and Best Employer Awards, submit applications in two separate envelopes, labelled Best Green Initiative and Best Employer).

The name of the contact person and telephone number should also be clearly indicated on the back of the envelope. SOBA Secretariat will contact the named person at the telephone number given to confirm receipt of the said application within 3 working days. If receipt has not been confirmed, the applicant should contact the SOBA Secretariat to confirm receipt.



Send your applications to:

SOBA 2018
c/o Events Business Unit
Star Media Group Berhad
Menara Star
No. 15, Jalan 16/11
46350 Petaling Jaya
Selangor, Malaysia

Applications must be received by the Organiser on or before Friday, 19 October 2018


  • 18 May

    Announcement of SOBA 2018

  • 18 Jul

    SOBA LAB - Penang

  • 25 Jul

    SOBA LAB - Ipoh

  • 1 Aug

    SOBA LAB - Johor

  • 8 Aug

    SOBA LAB - Petaling Jaya

  • 19 Oct

    Deadline for entries / applications

  • 7 Nov

    Judging of entries

  • 17 Jan 2019

    Awards Night Ceremony