Scholarship Details

NUS graduates are 16th most employable globally, according to the Times Higher Education Global University Employability Ranking 2017. Our focus centres on nurturing future-ready graduates, enhancing our research's translational impact and making NUS Asia's most vibrant university enterprise ecosystem. Our goal? More distinctive, high-impact value for Singapore and the world.

Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship to Encourage Upgrading (LKY-STEP) Award

The Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship to Encourage Upgrading (LKY-STEP) Award was made possible by Mr Lee Kuan Yew, who donated the proceeds from the sales of autographed editions of Volume Two of his memoirs. The scholarship is to encourage upgrading and life-long learning, and is presented to outstanding polytechnic graduates who have performed well academically and attained good CCA records, and are matriculating into full-time undergraduate degree programmes at the NUS, NTU, SIT, SMU & SUTD

Requirement

• Singaporean Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents                                              
• Good co-curricular activities record         
• Possess outstanding local polytechnic diploma (preferably Diploma with Merit)
• Be matriculating into a full-time undergraduate degree programme at NUS/NTU/SIT/SMU/SUTD in the year of application

Value of Scholarships

• One-time cash award of S$3,500

Bond Duration

No bond

Where to Pursue

  • National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • Nanyang Technological University of Singapore (NTU)
  • Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • Singapore Management University (SMU)
  • Singapore University of Design and Technology (SUTD)

Choice of Courses

A full-time undergraduate degree programme at NUS, NTU, SIT, SMU and SUTD

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