Lee Foundation Student Life Scholarship

Lee Foundation Student Life Scholarship

The Lee Foundation is a charitable foundation set up by philanthropist and businessman Mr Lee Kong Chian for the advancement of education, medicine and cultural activities, helping the poor, assisting victims of fire, flood and famine, and the carrying out of other philanthropic work. The Lee Foundation Student Life Scholarship is to motivate full-time undergraduate students in any degree programme to achieve greater heights of excellence in both academic studies and co-curricular activities.

Tenable at: Singapore Management University.

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students of any nationality in any degree programme. A record of having an active student life. Candidates should have good academic results (minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0). Preference is given to students with demonstrated financial needs (gross family monthly per capita income not exceeding $2,000).

Value: The total value of the scholarships per annum is $20,000. The number of scholarships per annum is not fixed. The final grant of amount is subjected to the number and quality of successful applicants and their performance in both studies and student life as well as their relative financial ability. The $20,000 annual scholarship fund will be shared equally amongst the number of scholarships awarded for that year.

Duration: The scholarship is tenable for one year; subject to good academic and student life performance.

Additional information: No bond is required under the terms of the Lee Foundation Student Life Scholarship. However there is a Tuition Grant Scheme: Under this scheme provided by the Singapore Government for subsidized education non-Singaporean scholars will be contractually obliged to work for Singapore-based companies for a minimum period of three years upon graduation.

How to apply: For further information and for applying visit the website. The Office of Student Life will send the application announcement via email in December/January.

There are other scholarships tenable exclusively at Singapore Management University. For information on other scholarships please vist.