Achievements & Disbursements

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LBKM bursaries have been awarded to students ranging from primary to postgraduate level of studies since 1966; for both the religious and secular streams.

As of 2013, over $15 million worth of bursaries and study grants have been disbursed to more than 20 000 students. A table reflecting the quantum of the bursaries disbursed and their beneficiaries is set out below.

In 2010, LBKM introduced the Prestigious Scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate students, studying at the prestigious overseas universities. To date, 5 undergraduate and 7 postgraduate students have been awarded the scholarship.

In 2011, LBKM introduced the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Scholarship which is awarded to a Malay/Muslim student recommended by the School.

Year Secular Religious Total no of successful students Total amount of bursary disbursed
No of successful students Amount of bursary No of successful students Amount of bursary
1966 18 $5,100 18 $5,100
1967 42 $12,075 42 $12,075
1968 69 $17,586 14 $2,800 83 $20,386
1969 77 $21,600 7 $1,400 84 $23,000
1970 99 $27,725 3 $300 102 $28,025
1971 86 $20,525 86 $20,525
1972 49 $16,050 49 $16,050
1973 75 $29,685 75 $29,685
1974 43 $20,025 43 $20,025
1975 119 $29,685 119 $29,685
1976 51 $20,000 51 $20,000
1977 50 $21,100 50 $21,100
1978 66 $32,100 66 $32,100
1979 83 $46,200 83 $46,200
1980 136 $79,780 136 $79,780
1981 140 $81,375 140 $81,375
1982 146 $87,478 146 $87,478
1983 191 $102,550 9 $7,500 200 $110,050
1984 217 $132,195 8 $5,000 225 $137,195
1985 283 $148,575 283 $148,575
1986 417 $184,150 417 $184,150
1987 495 $290,000 495 $290,000
1988 430 $265,875 430 $265,875
1989 407 $239,350 407 $239,350
1990 387 $244,840 387 $244,840
1991 313 $263,300 313 $263,300
1992 303 $243,675 303 $243,675
1993 373 $266,225 373 $266,225
1994 263 $244,025 26 $30,600 289 $274,625
1995 234 $199,100 21 $7,000 255 $206,100
1996 324 $290,075 25 $30,900 349 $320,975
1997 395 $325,200 69 $49,380 464 $374,580
1998 323 $254,200 108 $61,280 431 $315,480
1999 387 $270,840 110 $70,938 497 $341,778
2000 417 $327,660 167 $104,700 584 $432,360
2001 503 $381,040 193 $112,796 696 $493,836
2002 623 $393,340 195 $113,266 818 $506,606
2003 606 $419,900 206 $103,060 812 $522,960
2004 533 $436,328 221 $109,780 754 $546,108
2005 666 $535,630 265 $168,300 931 $703,930
2006 541 $487,750 299 $218,000 840 $705,750
2007 861 $565,850 326 $222,700 1187 $788,550
2008 847 $657,900 383 $282,700 1230 $940,600
2009 1012 $639,600 593 $332,450 1605 $972,050
2010 950 $643,000 535 $393,050 1485 $1,036,050
2011 647 $540,700 632 $437,600 1279 $978,300
2012 947 $1,058,800 495 $554,100 1442 $1,612,900
2013 1028 $1,036,800 574 $626,660 1602 $1,663,400
2014 910 $1,123,360 793 $820,205 1703 $1,943,565
Total 18,182 $13,779,922 6236 $4,849,465 24,459 $18,646,327