Yeakin Study Grant

The Yeakin Study Grant was established to support talented but financially disadvantaged undergraduates pursuing a full-time degree programme at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). 

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Students enrolled in either of the following full-time undergraduate degree programmes at Singapore Institute of Technology:
    • Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Mechanical Design and Manufacturing Engineering by Newcastle University;
    • Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Mechanical Design Engineering by University of Glasgow; or

    • Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Mechatronics by University of Glasgow.

  • Singapore Citizens

  • Achieved good academic results

  • Household Per Capita Income (PCI) less than or equal to S$850

Tenure and Benefits of the Grant:

  • Each bursary is valued at S$5,000 and is tenable for one Academic Year

  • The bursary will be used to fund the recipient’s tuition fees, course materials and other education-related expenses

  • Recipient of this grant may hold other grants concurrently to fund other educational expenses such as but not limited to OIP, etc

  • No bond is required of the recipient

About the Donor

This Grant has been made possible with a gift from Yeakin Plastic Industry (Pte) Limited, an established company specialising in the design and manufacturing of precision mould, engineering plastics component and value added processes, sub-assembly and turnkey products.

How To Apply

Application Process

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.