More Scholarships and Sponsorships

There are also many other scholarships and sponsorships offered by external organisations. These scholarships/ sponsorships are offered at different times during the academic year and have varying eligibility criteria.

(Please check out the respective scholarship/ sponsorship websites to read their terms and conditions carefully).

Important:

  • Students must usually be enrolled in a full-time course at the time of application.
  • Scholarships and bursaries are usually awarded for one academic year unless stated otherwise by the donors.
  • Recipients of these scholarships are usually not eligible for another scholarship, bursary, Tertiary Tuition Fee Subsidy (TTFS) from Yayasan Mendaki or sponsorship by employers.

Scholarships/ Sponsorships for Students Enrolled in:

School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE)

  • ABE (School of Architecture and the Built Environment) Scholarship
  • BCA-Industry Built Environment Diploma Scholarship / Sponsorship
  • E Three 5 Scholarship
  • Fonda Global Engineering Pte Ltd Scholarship
  • Hilton Hotel Scholarship
  • Kumpulan Akitek Scholarship
  • LOOK Architects Design Award
  • LTA Engineering Award
  • PUB Sponsorship
  • Savills CKH Scholarship
  • Sentosa 4D Magix Scholarship
  • Singapore Flyer Scholarship
  • Singapore Garden Society Scholarship
  • Singapore Structural Steel Society Scholarship
  • URA Award/ Scholarship
  • Yogarajah Scholarship and Bursary Fund
  • Yongnam Bursary/ Scholarship

School of Chemical and Life Sciences (CLS)

  • A*STAR Science Award
  • Health Science Sponsorship (for DBS - Cardiac Technology students)
  • SFMA – Pek Cheng Chuan Scholarship (for DFST students)
  • Singapore Chemical Industry Council Scholarships (for DCHE students)
  • Singapore Society of Cosmetic Scientists Merit Award (for DPCS students)
  • Tai Hua Scholarship (for DFST students)
  • SME-SPRING Joint Executive Development Scholarship (for DCHE students)

School of Computing (SoC)

  • IMDA Infocomm Polytechnic (iPoly) Scholarship (for DBIT/DISM/DIT students)
  • CSIT Diploma Scholarship (for DBIT/DISM/DIT students)
  • DSO Diploma Scholarship (for DBIT/DISM/DIT students)
  • SingTel Cyber Cadet Scholarship (for DISM students)

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)

School of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering (MAE)

Media, Arts and Design School (MAD)

Scholarships Offered by External Organizations

Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship to Encourage Upgrading (LKY-STEP) & Tay Eng Soon Scholarship (TESS)

 Eligibility:All ITE graduates who have enrolled in a full-time Diploma are eligible for the LKY-STEP and TESS. 
 Criteria:
  • Singaporean and PR
  • Have achieved outstanding results in their ITE courses, i.e. attainment of a GPA score of 3.5 and above
  • Possess good records of active participation in co-curricular activities (CCA)
  • Not in receipt of any bursary/scholarship award (for LKY-STEP)
  • Not financially sponsored by employers
 Quantum:LKY-STEP
Waiver of Polytechnic tuition fees for the duration of the diploma course and one-time cash quantum of $3,500

TESS

One-time cash award of $3,000

BCA-Industry Built Environment Diploma Scholarship/ Sponsorship

 Eligibility:New students in their 1st year of studies in Polytechnic. Enrolled in one of the courses listed here.
 Criteria:
  • Excellent academic results
  • Excellent CCA records
 Award:

Scholarship covers full course fees and $900 monthly allowance. Locals will serve a 1- year bond for every year of Scholarship whereas foreigners will serve a 2-year bond for every year of Scholarship

Sponsorship covers $7,000 annual allowance which comes with a 1-year bond for every year of Sponsorship

 Apply: Please apply online on the BrightSparks webpage

Home Team Diploma Sponsorship (Polytechnic)

Eligibility:

Singapore citizens only

For students already studying in SP, or new students who have managed to secure a place to study a full-time diploma course in SP

Criteria:
  • Good GCE 'O' level/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC results and CCA records
  • Medically and physically fit
Quantum:

Tuition and compulsory fees sponsored by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).

A monthly allowance of $1,000 credited into the student's account.

Study bonus of $1,200 per semester if the student passes all modules in that semester.

 

Upon graduation, award recipients may have a choice of pursuing a career with either the Home Affairs Uniformed Services (HUS) , i.e. Singapore Police Force (SPF), Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), Singapore Prison Service and Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) or Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA)

Apply: Please refer to MHA website for more information

ASMI Scholarship

Eligibility:Full-time students of any nationality, any year of study (1st, 2nd or 3rd year)
Criteria:
SP Students pursuing DMR, DEEE or DME
Quantum:
S$5,000 per year
(The Scholarship comes with a one-year bond for each year of award)
Apply:Please refer to ASMI Scholarship website for more information

ASMI Marine Engineering Scholarship

Eligibility:Full-time students of any nationality
Criteria:
  • First year DMR students only (and DMR as 1st choice of study)
  • Good GCE ‘O’ level results
  • Outstanding CCA records
Quantum:
  • $2,300 per year for tuition fees
  • Allowance of $1,500 for laptop
  • Extra allowance of $7,200 per year

(The Scholarship comes with a three-years bond)

Apply:Please refer to ASMI Marine Engineering Scholarship website for more information

Ngee Ann Kongsi Scholarship

Eligibility:Singaporeans or PRs (from the Teochew Community)
Criteria:Good academic performance
Quantum:

S$4,000 per year

Apply:Application usually in June each year

NTUC FairPrice Scholarship

Eligibility:Singaporeans or PRs
Criteria:Good academic results and co-curricular activities (CCA) records
Quantum:

$5,000 per year; renewable yearly if the scholar maintains good academic results and conduct records - Student to fulfil Industrial Training Attachments at FairPrice

The Scholarship comes with a one-year bond for each year of award

Apply:Application usually in June each year

PAP Community Foundation Study Award

Eligibility:Singaporeans
Criteria:
  • Actively involved in CCAs/ leadership/ community service activities (preferably holding leadership positions in SP, grassroots organisations or self-help groups)
  • Good academic results
  • In need of financial help (* family monthly per capita income MPCI must not exceed $850)

How to calculate MPCI
(Total monthly gross family income / No. of dependents in the same household)

Quantum:

S$2,700 per year

Apply:Please apply during the SP Donors-sponsored bursaries/ scholarships exercise in April

Muslimin Trust Fund Association (MTFA) Bursaries and Merit Awards

Eligibility:Muslims under the age of 35 who are Singapore citizens
Criteria:

Household income of the applicant must not exceed $4,000 per month

How to calculate MPCI
(Total monthly gross family income / No. of dependents in the same household)

Apply:The forms can also be downloaded from the MTFA website
Enquiries:Please refer to the MTFA FAQ for answers to commonly asked questions

This list may change from time to time. Students are therefore strongly encouraged to check this webpage and their SP email account regularly for updates on the latest scholarships available.

For further enquiries, please contact Student Service Centre at 6775 1133 or email us at contactus@sp.edu.sg