Octava Foundation Scholarship

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

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree programme at the Institute.
  • Singapore Citizens.
  • Have achieved outstanding academic results as may be determined by the Institute.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Preference will be given to students 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 regional 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, provided that good academic results are maintained, and with the recommendation of the Institute and the selection by the Selection Committee.
  • Recipients may accept other scholarships concurrently.

About the Donor

The Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Octava Foundation Limited. The Octava Foundation seeks to provide access to education and opportunities for children and youth from economically disadvantaged families, to enable them to have sustainable livelihoods, achieve their aspirations, and attain self-efficacy.

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).