BR Metals Scholarship

The BR Metals Scholarship was established to support deserving students pursuing full-time undergraduate degree programmes at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicable to students who are pursuing the following full-time undergraduate degree programmes: 
    • Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Chemical Engineering
    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Singapore Citizens.
  • Have achieved outstanding academic results.
  • Have made significant contributions beyond academic studies to the Institute or the community.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with a monthly household Per Capita Income (PCI) of $1,000 or less.

Tenure and Benefits of Scholarship

  • Each Scholarship, valued at $7,500, is applicable for one (1) academic year.
  • The Scholarship shall be used for the recipients' educational expenses such as tuition fees, course materials, or expenses related to approved overseas study trips or educational activities organised by the Institute.
  • Recipients of this Scholarship may continue to receive this scholarship in a subsequent year of study, subject to the fulfilment of the criteria above, and with the recommendation of the Institute and the selection by the Selection Committee.
  • Recipients shall not accept other scholarships concurrently.

About the Donor

The Scholarship is made possible by a gift from BR Metals Pte Ltd, an industry-leading specialist in the recycling of Platinum Group Metals (PGMs). BR Metals’ operations in Singapore, Guangzhou and Cambodia purchase, process, sample and analyse spent catalytic converter, petrol-chemical catalyst, oxygen sensor and spark plug, automotive ECU as well as other scrap materials to recover platinum, palladium and rhodium.

How To Apply

Application Period (AY2021)

June cycle: 01 June - 07 July 2021
November cycle: 01 Nov - 15 Nov 2021

Application Instructions

Matriculated students may access the online application form via the SIT Student Intranet - IN4SIT.

Applicants will need to complete and submit the online application form after uploading all required supporting documents through the application portal by the given deadline. Scholarship applicants are expected to upload an endorsed Letter of Recommendation and their SIT Record of Achievement (where applicable).