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There is a wide range of bursaries and grants available for students to apply for to defray their living expenses.

Students who need financial assistance may apply for:

Click on each of the following headings in the red bars below to see more details.

 

1. BURSARIES

SP-Administered Bursaries/ Scholarships/ Grants

± MOE Bursary

Application Period: 5 June - 31 August 2017 (For AY2017/18 Sem 1)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Singaporeans
  • Full-time Diploma
  • Gross monthly household per capita income (PCI*) of $2,250 and below or gross household income (GHI^) of $9,000 and below
  • Not in receipt of the CDC/CCC-Polytechnic Bursary in the same Academic Year
MOE Bursary
Tier
PCI*
OR
GHI^
Quantum
1
$1,725 or less
$6,900 or less
$1,650
2
$1,726 to $2,250
$6,901 to $9,000
$800

Application Procedures

The processing time from application submission to receiving the bursary takes up to 3 months.
Successful applicants will be notified via their iChat email account on their application status.

Part-time students with PACE: Please approach PACE for information on bursary application.

± MOE Bursary for PFP

Application Period: 5 June - 31 August 2017 (For AY2017/18 Sem 1)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Singaporeans
  • PFP students
  • Gross monthly household per capita income (PCI*) of $625 and below or gross household income (GHI^)of $2,500 and below
MOE Bursary
PCI*
GHI^
Quantum
$625 or less
$2,500 or less
$870

Application Procedures

The processing time from application submission to receiving the bursary is usually up to 3 months.
Successful applicants will be notified via their iChat email accounts on their application status.

± Donors-Sponsored Bursaries
± CDC/CCC-Polytechnic Bursary

External Bursaries

± South West Tertiary Grant

Application must be submitted to the nearest Community Club (CC) in the South West District from May 2017 - 31 March 2018.

Quantum: $500/ Academic Year

Eligibility Criteria

  • Singapore citizen and resident of the South West District
  • Full-time student
  • Monthly household income of $3,000 or per capita income of $750 and below, whichever is lower; and
  • Deserving students who fall out of the eligibility criteria due to exceptional family circumstances (for example, those with family members who have high medical expenses), may be nominated, subject to CDC's approval for the Grant.

Application form can be obtained from the nearest CC in the South West District.

For more information, please visit South West CDC website.
For enquiries, please call 63161616 or email Southwest_CDC@pa.gov.sg.

 

± The Hokkien Yeo Sze Education Fund

Application Deadline: 21 August 2017

Quantum: $400/ Academic Year

Eligibility Criteria

  • Singaporeans or Singapore PRs
  • Surname Yeo
  • Good character and academic performance
  • Excellence in CCAs is an added advantage
  • Not in receipt of another scholarship or bursary

Application form and other details can be downloaded at the organization’s website.

 

± LBKM Bursary
± Howe Yoon Chong PSA Scholarship
± Yayasan Mendaki Awards
± KKH Bursary
± GIC Study Grant
± Sivadas-HEB Education Fund
± Ngee Ann Kongsi Bursary/ Scholarship
± Singapore Buddhist Lodge Bursary

 

2. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE SCHEMES FOR NOTEBOOK PC

± Schemes for Notebook PC

Students may apply for an appropriate scheme listed below:

  • IMDA Neu PC PLUS Programme
  • Notebook Subsidy

Please click here to find out more regarding eligibility and application procedures.

 

3. NEEDY FUNDS

± Needy Fund by Respective Schools
± SP Needy Fund

 

4. MOE STUDY LOAN

± MOE Diploma Study Loan

Information updated on 03/07/2017

 
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