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.

Stephen Riady Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

The Stephen Riady Young Entrepreneur Scholarship is awarded to exceptional individuals who aspire to be entrepreneurs. Recipients of the scholarship must also demonstrate academic excellence, present excellent co-curricular activities records and exhibit outstanding leadership qualities.


• Singaporean Citizens
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• Good co-curricular activities record
• Offered GCE 'A' Levels, Diploma from a polytechnic in Singapore or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate/ NUS High School Diploma)

Value of Scholarships

• Full subsidy for tuition fees (after MOE Tuition Grant subsidy)
• Annual living allowance of S$6,000
• One-time computer allowance of S$2,000
• Guaranteed offer of on-campus accommodation (excluding the Residential Colleges or University Town) for first two years of undergraduate studies     • Guaranteed placement for a 1-semester overseas Student Exchange Programme  
• Guaranteed placement in the NUS Overseas Colleges (“NOC”) internship programme
• Eligible for up to S$50,000 seed funding to start one business venture within six months of graduation

Bond Duration


Where to Pursue

National University of Singapore (NUS)

Choice of Courses

Any full-time undergraduate course leading to a first degree, except Dentistry, Medicine, Music and Yale-NUS College

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