Scholarships & Awards for Full-time Undergraduates

In recognition of academic excellence and leadership potential, Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) offers scholarships to outstanding new as well as existing students pursuing their undergraduate studies at the University.

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SUSS Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential in their chosen discipline.

Who is Eligible?

The Scholarship is open to all full-time undergraduates who have completed at least 2 semesters (1 year) of studies at point of scholarship application.

You must be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate leadership qualities.

Tenure of Scholarship

Each scholarship is awarded for the recipient’s remaining candidature of study (within the normal candidature period).

Value of Scholarship

The award covers 100% of course fee (inclusive of government tuition grant) for recipient’s remaining candidature of study. It includes course materials, examination fee and other compulsory fees, as well as Miscellaneous Fees. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the Scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application period: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the SUSS Scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship

The ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship is a freshmen scholarship offered to support outstanding students from ASEAN member countries (excluding Singapore). 

Who is Eligible?

The Scholarship is open to full-time International Students (exclude law students) who are citizens of an ASEAN* member country, excluding Singapore.

You must have good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate leadership qualities.

*Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam


Tenure of Scholarship

Each scholarship is awarded for the recipient’s remaining candidature of study (within the normal candidature period).

Value of Scholarship

 BenefitsASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship
 Tuition Fee 100% (after MOE tuition grant)
 Living Allowance $5,800 (Per AY)
 Accommodation Allowance $3,000 (Per AY)
Computer Allowance$1,750 (once-off upon enrolment)

 

Terms & Conditions

More information on the terms and conditions of the Scholarship will be updated nearer to application date.


How to Apply?

Application period: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship, you need to submit an online application by the stipulated closing date. Application link will be posted nearer to date.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.

 

Foo Kon Tan LLP Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Year 1 and Year 2 Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the Bachelor of Accountancy programme at the point of application;
  • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service and possess strong language skills;
  • Possess CGPA of at least 3.8; and
  • Monthly household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$2,250 or lower. Priority will be given to students with financial difficulties.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$8,000 and will be used to offset the recipient's tuition fees for the following academic year (2 semesters).

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application deadline: 8 April 2022

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May.

The decision of Foo Kon Tan LLP is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Goh Leng Tse and Anthony Teo Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time undergraduate from the S R Nathan School of Human Development
  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate leadership qualities.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is valued at S$7,500 and will be used to offset the recipient's tuition fees for the following academic year (2 semesters).

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application period: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Kewalram Chanrai Group Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time female undergraduate from the S R Nathan School of Human Development;
  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate leadership qualities; and
  • Completed at least 2 semesters (1 year) of studies with at least a cumulative Grade Point Average of 4.0 at point of scholarship application.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$7,500 and will be used to offset the recipient's tuition fees for the following academic year (2 semesters).

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application period: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Mohamed Abdul Jaleel Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time undergraduate from the S R Nathan School of Human Development;
  • Singapore Citizen with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service and possess strong language skills; and
  • Monthly household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$2,250 or lower. Priority will be given to students with financial difficulties.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$7,500 and is to be used within the following academic year (2 semesters) to offset the recipient’s tuition fees, or expenses for regional immersion programme or other educational activities organised by the SUSS, provided that the use of the scholarship fund for the regional programme/activities shall not exceed 25% of the scholarship value.

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application deadline: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end June.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Nexia TS Public Accounting Corporation Financial Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the Bachelor of Accountancy programme;
  • Singapore Citizen with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service and possess strong language skills;
  • Possess CGPA of 4.0; and
  • Monthly household Per Capita Income (PCI) of less than S$1,000.
     

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$5,000 and will be used to offset the recipient's tuition fees for the following academic year (2 semesters).

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application deadline: 22 August to 2 September

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by early October.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Tan Sri (Dr.) Tan Chin Tuan Scholarship

This scholarship is open to full-time Bachelor of Social Work students.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time undergraduate pursuing the Bachelor of Social Work at the S R Nathan School of Human Development;
  • Singapore Citizen with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service and possess strong language skills; and
  • Monthly household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$2,250 or lower. Priority will be given to students with financial difficulties.

Tenure of Scholarship

The tenure of this scholarship is 2 academic years. Recipients may re-apply for the scholarship for another 2 years, subject to academic merit and financial need. There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$8,000 and is to be used within the next 2 academic years (4 semesters) to offset the recipient's tuition fees, or expenses for regional immersion programme or other educational activities organised by the SUSS.

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application deadline: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end June.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Temasek Foundation Sunburst Scholarship (Abridged)

 

Who is Eligible?

  • Open to all full-time undergraduates (Singapore Citizens, and Permanent Residents/International Students from ASEAN member countries) with excellent academic and leadership merits.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship will support recipients during their 4-year study at SUSS. The scholarship is meant to cover the recipient's tuition fees only.

 

Value of Scholarship

Each award is S$8,000 for Singaporean and $18,800 per year for Permanent Residents/International Students from ASEAN member countries to offset the recipient's tuition fees.

 

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

 

How to Apply?

 

Applications are currently closed. Details on the next round of applications will be released at a later date.

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online. Shortlisted candidates will be informed to attend an interview. For new students, you must submit your admission e-application first before submitting your application for the scholarship.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Yangzheng Foundation Endowed Eldercare Scholarship

This is a premier scheme aimed at providing high calibre students the opportunity to develop their full potential.

Who is Eligible?

  • Full-time undergraduate in Year Two or Year Three and with interest to work in the eldercare sector;
  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident with good academic and co-curricular activities records, active participation in community service, possess strong language skills, and demonstrate leadership qualities.

Tenure of Scholarship

This scholarship is to be awarded on an annual basis, and eligible students have to apply for it annually. There is no bond attached to the scholarship, but awarded recipients are required to complete a community engaged work of at least 2 months in duration at an eldercare organisation curated by the Career Development Office and the Office of Service Learning and Community Engagement.

 

Value of Scholarship

Each award is valued at S$7,500 and will be used to offset the recipient's tuition fees for the following academic year (2 semesters).

Terms & Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the scholarship before applying.

How to Apply?

Application period: 1 February to 15 March

To apply for the scholarship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May.

The decision of the Student Awards Committee of SUSS is final and binding, and no reason will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeal will be entertained.


Scholarships under Career Development Office (CDO)

S/NName of AwardAwarding OrganisationAwarding YearPast Awardees
1Deloitte ScholarshipDeloitte Singapore2019Chua Kai Hong, Cohort 2017, Bachelor of Accountancy
2Nexia TS Public Accounting Corporation Financial ScholarshipNexia TS2016Low Hui Min, Cohort 2014, Bachelor of Accountancy
2017Goh Yu Xuan, Cohort 2015, Bachelor of Accountancy
2018Sim Jun Lin, Cohort 2016, Bachelor of Accountancy
2019Tan Jia Jun, Cohort 2017, Bachelor of Accountancy
3PwC's Whole Leadership AwardPricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore2017

Zachary Ong Wei Wen, Cohort 2015, Bachelor of Accountancy

Stanley Lau Honghui, Cohort 2015, Bachelor of Accountancy

2019Calvin Wong Jung Hwee, Cohort 2019, Bachelor of Accountancy
4
ISCA Achievement AwardInstitute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)2019

Stanley Lau Honghui, Cohort 2015, Bachelor of Accountancy 

2020

Chew Jun Sheng, Cohort 2016, Bachelor of Accountancy

Chua Kai Hong, Cohort 2017, Bachelor of Accountancy

   2021

Lau Le Wei
Cohort 2018, Bachelor of Accountancy

William Sudirgo, Cohort 2017, Bachelor of Accountancy

5
Foo Kon Tan LLP ScholarshipFoo Kon Tan LLP2021Lim Jing Yang, Cohort 2020, Bachelor of Accountancy

 

SUSS Spirit Award

This award recognises and honours Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) students who exemplify 'Heart' in our educational philosophy of 'Head, Heart and Habit'. Click here to find out more.

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