Sun Ace Bursary

The Sun Ace Bursary was established to support financially disadvantaged and deserving undergraduates pursuing the Chemical Engineering degree programme at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT).


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Full-time students pursuing the following degree programme:
    • BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Have a household Per Capita Income (PCI) of less than or equal to $1,500

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 overseas immersion programme conducted by the Institute, and fees for other educational activities organised by the Institute.

  • Recipients of this Bursary may accept other bursaries, scholarships, or awards concurrently.

  • No bond is required of the recipient.

About the Donor

The Bursary is made possible by a gift from the Sun Ace Kakoh (Pte.) Ltd. SUN ACE is a leading manufacturer of specialty additives serving the polymer, coatings, cement, food and pharma industries with facilities and offices in Asia Pacific, Africa, Middle East and South America. The resultant company comprises of multicultural & diverse teams with global expertise, drawing on each other and thus enabling SUN ACE to expertly service the markets in which we operate.

This Bursary is established to help students with financial needs, so that they will have equal opportunity to pursue their education and contribute to the chemical and petrochemical industry of Singapore.

    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.