Ashland Bursary

The Ashland Bursary was established to support financially disadvantaged and deserving undergraduates pursuing a full-time Chemical Engineering or Food Technology undergraduate degree programme at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT).


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Full-time students pursuing any of the following degree programmes:
    • BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering
    • B Food Technology with Honours
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Have a Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of less than or equal to $1,725

Tenure and Benefits of the Bursary:

  • Each bursary is valued at $5,000 and is tenable for one academic year.

  • The Bursary shall be used for the recipient’s educational expenses such as tuition fees, course materials, expenses for the overseas immersion programme and other educational activities organised by the Institute.

  • Recipients who have already been awarded the Bursary for one year of study may apply to receive and be considered for the Bursary(ies) in subsequent year(s), subject to the fulfilment of the selection criteria and the selection by the Selection Committee

  • Recipients of this Bursary may accept another bursary concurrently.

  • No bond is required of the recipient.

About the Donor

The Bursary is made possible by a gift from Ashland Singapore Pte Ltd. Ashland is a focused additives and specialty ingredients company with a conscious and proactive mindset for sustainability.  They serve customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food & beverage, nutraceuticals, personal care and pharmaceuticals.  Approximately 3,800 passionate, tenacious solvers – from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators - thrive on developing practical, innovate and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries.

    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.