(with effect 2012)
LBKM bursaries are awarded to full-time students and are offered 3 times a year according to the levels as follow:
February : Madrasah students – Primary 1 to Pre University
Secular students – Secondary 1 to Junior College / Pre-University
June* : Secular – Polytechnic / Diploma (Local / Overseas)
Religious – College Diploma (Local / Overseas)
September : Undergraduates & Postgraduates – Religious & Secular (Singapore / Overseas)
*with a minimum study period of 2 years
Eligibility Criteria :
Applicants must fulfill the following conditions:
1. Singapore citizen, or either parent is a Singapore citizen.
2. A full-time student.
3. Pass previous year’s / semester’s examinations. [For 1st year students, please provide the results from Masters Degree / Bachelor Degree / A Levels / Polytechnic / O levels / ITE / PSLE]
4. For Secondary / JC / Pre-University levels and Madrasah students; must be studying in a school / Madrasah recognized by the MOE or MUIS.
5.Family Per-Capita-Income (PCI) should not exceed $1,500 – $1,800.
Important: 5a. Applications are assessed mainly on the family’s PCI, therefore it is important to provide details of family members residing at the same address.
5b. Family members who are working must produce income / salary statement / payslip upon request. CPF & Income Tax statements are not required / accepted.
5c. If there is no earned income in the family, the source of income received from welfare grants / organisations must be stated, and CPF contribution statements must be submitted.
5d. Retirement / retrenchment letters from previous employers are required for family members who are no longer working, and for unemployment due to medical reasons, medical certificates / reports are to be produced.
5e. Family members who are self-employed must provide the Income Tax Declaration / Notice of Assessment.
Please apply here.
Award of bursaries are as follow:
|Secular Education^||Religious Education|
|Polytechnic / Diploma||$800||Pre University||$600|
|University (Singapore/ Malaysia)||$1,800||College (Diploma)||$800|
|University (Overseas)||$2,000||University (Malaysia)||$1,800|
|Postgraduate (Singapore/Malaysia)||$2,000||University (Overseas)||$2,000|
|Postgraduate (Overseas)||$2,500||Postgraduate (Malaysia)||$2,000|
|Special Bursary*||$3,000||Postgraduate (Overseas)||$2,500|
^Polytechnic & tertiary students who receive the Mendaki Tertiary Tuition Fee Subsidy will receive a lesser amount.
*Dr Abdul Aziz Sujak Bursaries are offered to Medical & Dental students.