Scholarships

 

The scholarships tenable exclusively at the Singapore Management University are typically merit-based, and some are tenable for up to the full duration (up to four years) of the undergraduate degree programme, subject to good academic performance.  The awards are made possible through the generous donations of well-wishers of SMU.

Students pursuing full-time academic studies at SMU may apply to the following scholarships if they meet the eligibility criteria.

Scholarships (Prospective Students)

Scholarships (Current Students)

Enquiries

 

SCHOLARSHIPS (PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS)

PRIMARY PROGRAMME ENROLLED

NATIONALITY

de Suantio Scholarship Any Any
Lee Kong Chian Scholars' Programme Accountancy, Economics, Information Systems, Law or Social Science and Business Management. Any
Ng Kai Wa Scholarship Information Systems  Any
Sharon Lee Teng Siew Scholarship Social Science Any
SMU SOA Financial Scholarship Accountancy Any
SMU Steven Miller Scholarship Information Systems  Any
SMU–School of Information Systems Scholarship Information Systems  Any
University Study Award Any Any
Lim Siah Mong Scholarship Any SC
Quantedge Foundation Scholarship Any SC
Sing Lun Scholarship Any SC
Singapore Academy of Law Undergraduate Scholarship Law SC
SMU Global Impact Scholarship Award Any SC
SMU Merit Scholarship Programme Any SC
Yip Pin Xiu Scholarship Any SC
ARA Asset Management Scholarship
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Economics
SC, SPR
Ian Ferguson Foundation Scholarship Business Management SC, SPR
Lim Hoon Foundation Scholarship
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Economics
SC, SPR
Tahir Scholarship Any SC, SPR
The GZ Charitable Trust Scholarship
- Business Management
- Economics
SC, SPR
ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship Any SPR, IS
Science & Technology Undergraduate Scholarship Information Systems  SPR, IS
Tanoto Scholarship Any SPR, IS
Bangkok Bank Scholarship Any IS
Kewalram Chanrai Group Endowed Scholarship Any IS
Li Ka Shing Endowed Scholarship Any IS
Lim Hang Hing Scholarship Social Science IS
Shirin Fozdar Scholarship Any IS
SMU International Scholarship Any IS
Tahir Indonesian Scholarship Any IS

Nationality: SC = Singapore Citizen; SPR = Singapore Permanent Resident; IS = International Student

 

SCHOLARSHIPS (CURRENT STUDENTS)

PRIMARY PROGRAMME ENROLLED

NATIONALITY

Antonio Borges Scholarship for Outstanding Undergraduate Student Economics Any
BB Energy Scholarship Any Any
Chan Chong Beng Entrepreneurship Scholarship Any Any
drgeorgialee scholarship Any Any
Gary Kunis Scholarship in Entrepreneurship and Technopreneurship Any Any
Glencore Scholarship Business Management Any
Kwa Geok Choo Scholarship (Undergraduate) Law Any
Lee Foundation Student Life Scholarship Any Any
Mochtar Riady Scholarship Any Any
Nexia TS Public Accounting Corporation-SMU Scholarship Accountancy Any
Ng Kai Wa Scholarship Information Systems Any
NOL Lua Cheng Eng Memorial Scholarship Any Any
PayPal Fintech Scholarship Information Systems Any
Professor Tan Teck Meng Study Award Accountancy Any
RSM | Stone Forest Financial Scholarship Accountancy Any
SAS Institute Bachelor of Science Scholarship Information Systems Any
School of Accountancy Financial Scholarship Accountancy Any
School of Economics Scholarship Economics Any
SMU Alumni Scholarship Any Any
SMU Alumnus Finance Mentoring Scholarship Any Any
SMU MWM Study Award Any Any
SMU SOA Endowed Scholarship Accountancy Any
SMU Steven Miller Scholarship Information Systems Any
SMUSA-BIZCOM CCA Scholarship Any Any
SMU–School of Information Systems Scholarship Information Systems Any
The Sunil Sreenivasan Scholarship Any Any
ABS Study Award
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Economics
- Information Systems
- Law
SC
Aloysius & Kalice Scholarship Any SC
AOX Scholarship Any SC
A-REIT Study Award
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Law
SC
Chow Foo Choon Scholarship Any SC
Collaboration (同心清诚) Scholarship
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Economics
- Law
SC
GEOK-ENG Scholarship Any SC
Goh Foundation Endowed Scholarship Any SC
IWA Vidya Scholarship Any SC
Kenneth Kam Scholarship Business Management SC
Kwai Fong and Raymond Goh Scholarship
- Business Management
- Economics
- Information Systems
- Social Science
SC
MERCU-SMU Excellence Scholarship Any SC
Raffles Quay Asset Management Study Grant Business Management SC
Select Group Scholarship Any SC
Sing Lun Scholarship Any SC
The Charlie & Janet Chia Scholarship Any SC
Wee Chong Jin Scholarship in Law Law SC
Wilmar Scholarship Any SC
Ashurst ADTLaw Scholarship in Law Law SC, SPR
Char Yong (Dabu) Association, Singapore Study Award Any SC, SPR
DFS Scholarship
- Accountancy
- Information Systems 
SC, SPR
Foo Kon Tan Scholarship Accountancy SC, SPR
Ho See Beng Scholarship Social Science SC, SPR
Isaac Manasseh Meyer Scholarship Any SC, SPR
Isetan Foundation Endowed Scholarship Business Management SC, SPR
Jian Li Study Award (建利学习奖) Any SC, SPR
KH Tan Study Award Business Management SC, SPR
KKH Scholarship Any SC, SPR
Max Lewis Scholarship Any SC, SPR
Mdm Tan Gim Tee (Mrs Aw Kim Swee) Scholarship Accountancy SC, SPR
Moore Stephens Scholarship Accountancy SC, SPR
NYC System Engineering Study Award Information Systems  SC, SPR
Prudential Scholarship Business Management SC, SPR
Saw Swee Hock Scholarship Business Management SC, SPR
SCCCF Business Scholarship Any SC, SPR
Singapore Leong Khay Huay Kuan Study Award Any SC, SPR
Tan Chay Bing Study Grant Any SC, SPR
The Ee Seng and Claire Lim Accountancy Scholarship Accountancy SC, SPR
Wong Kwok Leong Endowed Scholarship Any SC, SPR
WongPartnership LLP Scholarship in Law Law SC, SPR
Great Eastern Life Actuarial Scholarship
- Business Management
- Economics
IS
NR Thadani Scholarship Any IS

For current students accepted for a term of study with an SMU Partner University

KMVC Exchange Scholarship Any Any
Fung Scholarship Any SC
Tang Chern Lee & Yoon Poh Yeen Exchange Scholarship Accountancy SC
ADTLaw Bess Tham International Exchange Scholarship Law SC, SPR
SICC International Exchange Scholarship Any SC, SPR
Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking Programme @ Singapore Management University Any SC, SPR

Nationality: SC = Singapore Citizen; SPR = Singapore Permanent Resident; IS = International Student

 

ENQUIRIES

Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Assistance
Singapore Management University
81 Victoria Street
SMU Administration Building
Singapore 188065
Prospective Students
Applications for scholarships are made at the same time as applications for admissions to the University.
 
CLICK HERE to apply to SMU.
Application closes on 19 March 2017, 11.59PM
 
Current Students
Applications are invited between February and March annually.  Interested applicants are to submit their online applications via their student portal.
 
CLICK HERE to access Student Portal.
 

 

APPLICATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS ARE ADMINISTERED BY THE SPONSORING ORGANISATION/SECRETARIAT OFFICE.

OPEN TO SINGAPOREANS AND SINGAPORE PERMANENT RESIDENTS
AGD Scholarship Accountancy Prospective Student
LKY-STEP Award All Prospective Student
OPEN TO ANY NATIONALITY
ISCA Scholarship Accountancy Current Student
National Infocomm Scholarship Information Systems  Prospective Student

 

SCHOLARSHIPS/OTHER FINANCIAL AID OFFERED BY EXTERNAL ORGANISATIONS

There are other externally sponsored scholarship/financial aid schemes which SMU students may apply for to finance their studies in SMU.  Applications are not exclusive to SMU students and applicants have to apply to be considered in competition with students from other educational institutions. Applications for scholarships generally close two to four weeks after the release of the GCE A-Level results.

Enquiries on such applications should be directed to the respective sponsoring organisation/secretariat.

CLICK HERE for the list of externally sponsored scholarship/financial aid schemes.

Last updated on 20 Mar 2017.