Ascentis Bursary

The Ascentis Bursary was established to support financially disadvantaged and deserving undergraduates pursuing any of the full-time programme under Information and Communications Technology in Information Security, Information and Communications Technology in Software Engineering or Computing Science undergraduate degree programme at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT).


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Pursuing a full-time Electrical Power Engineering or Civil Engineering undergraduate degree offered by the Institute;
  • Full-time students pursuing the following degree programme:
    • BEng (Hons) Information and Communications Technology (Information Security)
    • BEng (Hons) Information and Communications Technology (Software Engineering)
    • BSc (Hons) Computing Science
  • Are from all nationalities; and
  • Have a Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of less than or equal to $1,750.

Tenure and Benefits of the Bursary:

  • Each bursary is valued at $5,000 and is tenable for one (1) Academic Year.
  • The Bursary shall be used for the recipient’s educational expenses such as tuition fees, course materials, expenses for overseas immersion programme conducted by the Institute, and fees for other educational activities organised by the Institute.
  • Recipients who have already been awarded the Bursary for one year may apply to receive and be considered for Bursary in subsequent year.
  • Recipients of this Bursary may accept other bursaries, scholarships, grants or awards concurrently.
  • No bond is required of the recipient

About the Donor

The Bursary is made possible by a gift from Ascentis Pte Ltd, a leader in powering CRM & Loyalty programs for leading brands in Singapore and the region. Clients benefit from their suite of robust solutions in CRM, Omni-channel Loyalty, Integrated Retail eCommerce, Business Intelligence, Mobile Engagement, and Digital Marketing Services.

How To Apply

Applications for Public Bursaries, Donated Bursaries & Scholarships will commence in July 2022. Do keep a look out for more information which will be sent to your SIT e-mail address.

Matriculated students are to submit their Financial Aid application via the SIT Student Intranet - IN4SIT. Do note that students are to connect to the SIT VPN before accessing IN4SIT. 

Applicants will need to complete and submit the online application form and upload all required supporting documents through the application portal by the given deadline.

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for more information.