Xiao De (孝德) Bursary

Xiao De (孝德) Bursary

The Xiao De (孝德) Bursary benefits undergraduates enrolled in full-time degree programmes at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), so that that they may focus on their education and develop to their fullest potential without being hindered by financial difficulties.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Students enrolled in any full-time undergraduate degree programme offered by SIT

  • Singapore Citizens / Malaysian Citizens

  • Household Per Capita Income (PCI) less than or equal to S$600

  • Consideration will be given to applicants with medical condition or whose family members suffer from disabilities or serious illness.

  • Unforeseen circumstances such as loss of housing, hardship in the family

  • Good performance at selection interview.


Tenure and Benefits of the Bursary:

  • Each bursary is valued at S$3,000 and is tenable for one Academic Year.

  • The bursary will be used to fund the recipient’s educational expenses such as tuition fees, course materials, expenses for the overseas immersion programme conducted by the Institute, and other studies-related expenses.

  • No bond is required of the recipient.



Application dates & submission instructions can be found here

About the Donor

The Xiao De (孝 德) Bursary is made possible by gifts from an anonymous donor who believes in perpetuating the philanthropic spirit of giving by encouraging the concept of “paying it forward” amongst the community of bursary recipients. The donor values the importance of filial piety and is a strong advocate in the promotion of ethical and responsible action in business.