Education Trust Fund – Jamae Kalvi Bursary (Polytechnic)

Introduction
The scheme was introduced in January 2022. It is to support deserving Muslim students, prioritising those from financially disadvantaged families, enrolled in local institutes of technical education (ITE), polytechnics and autonomous universities. It is to encourage these students to continue to excel in their studies.

Objective
To support financially disadvantaged Muslim students at the local ITEs, Polytechnics and Autonomous Universities.

Application Procedure
Applications should be submitted via MyMENDAKI portal by clicking the 'Apply Now' button on the right. First time applicants must create an account on to be able to proceed with the application.

Eligibility
 
A. ETF – Jamae Kalvi Bursay ITE 
    • Muslim Singapore Citizen holding a valid National Registration Identity Card (NRIC) or permanent resident (PR) of Singapore;
    • Pursuing a full-time ITE programme offered by any local ITE;
    • Have a Net Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$650.00 and below;
    • Good academic results in his/her course of study
    • Not in receipt of any other bursaries
 
B. ETF – Jamae Kalvi Bursary Polytechnic
    • Muslim Singapore Citizen holding a valid National Registration Identity Card (NRIC) or permanent resident (PR) of Singapore;
    • Pursuing a full-time Polytechnic programme offered by any local Polytechnic;
    • Have a Net Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$650.00 and below;
    • Good academic results in his/her course of study
    • Not in receipt of any other bursaries
 
C. ETF – Jamae Kalvi Bursary University 
    • Muslim Singapore Citizen holding a valid National Registration Identity Card (NRIC) or permanent resident (PR) of Singapore;
    • Pursuing a full-time Polytechnic programme offered by any local Autonomous University
      • National University of Singapore (NUS)
      • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
      • Singapore Management University (SMU)
      • Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
      • Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
      • Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS);
    • Have a Net Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$650.00 and below;
    • Good academic results in his/her course of study
    • Not in receipt of any other bursaries

Condition
    • Candidates will only be considered upon receipt of all fully completed required documents from the applicants.
    • Interviews will be held for shortlisted candidates and being eligible does not guarantee a placement.
    • Shortlisting of candidates is based upon competition amongst the eligible applicants, and they must have been accepted by the institution.
    • Each Bursary is applicable for one (1) Academic Year.
    • The Bursary shall be used for the recipients’ educational expenses such as tuition fees, course materials, living expenses and fees for other educational activities organised by the institution the Recipient is enrolled in.
    • Recipient(s) shall be eligible to re-apply under the Bursary in the subsequent year subject to the fulfilment of the criteria.
    • Not in receipt of any other bursaries.
 
Mandatory documents required to submit application*:
 
1) Front and Back Copy of NRIC
2) Recent Academic Results (Pls download the form here: Academic Results Form)
3) Letter of acceptance from Institution
4) Family Members' Particulars Form (Pls download the form here: Family Members Particulars Form)
5) Income Declaration Form (Pls download the form here: Income Declaration Form)
6) Parents or Guardian Latest Payslip / Letter from Employer Confirming Latest CPF statement
7) Short write up on your personal goals. Pls upload in MsWord format (Min. 150 words)
8) Other supporting Documents
 
*Please note that incomplete applications and incomplete documents will not be processed. Applications that do not meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected.
 

Value

 
Level of Study Value of Each Bursary Number of Recipients 
Institute of Technical Education (ITE) $1,000 9
Polytechnic $1,500 14
University $2,500 8


ETF - Jamae Kalvi Bursary 2022 - Polytechnic
  • Registration Open Date :
    11/04/2022
  • Registration Close Date :
    09/05/2022
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