For Overseas Programmes

Singapore Polytechnic (SP) supports deserving students and students from lower income families benefit from overseas experiences by providing them with financial subsidies to support the overseas trips.

Students who meet the criteria may apply for one of the below Overseas Programmes Subsidies.

Successful applicants will be notified of their application via their iChat email addresses.

SPOP Funding

The SPOP funding supports students in Overseas Internships Attachment (OIA)/ Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP). Each eligible student can receive the SPOP funding only once during the course of study.

Eligibility Criteria :

  • Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident#
  • GPA of 2.5 and above
  • Full-time Diploma
  • Completed at least 1 year of diploma studies at the point of commencing the overseas programme

# Permanent Resident returning to home country is not eligible for SPOP Funding

GLO Funding

SP offers the GLO funding to encourage students from lower income families to participate in Overseas Internships Attachment (OIA) and Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP).

For OIA and OIP, the student has to be granted SPOP funding before he/ she is eligible for GLO funding.

Eligibility Criteria :

  • Singapore Citizen
  • 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
GLO Funding
ProgrammePCI*GHI^
OIA/OIP
$1,000 or below
OR
$4,000 or below
OIA/OIP
$1,001 to $2,250
$4,001 to $9,000

Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA)

Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA)

In addition to the above financial subsidies, students can also use the Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) to pay for their overseas trip cost.

The PSEA Adhoc Withdrawal Form shall be submitted within 2 weeks after the trip to the One Stop Center (OSC)(T16 Level 1).

Successful applicants will be notified of their application via their iChat email addresses.


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