Education Trust Fund – Barakath Bursary - ITE 2024


The scheme was introduced in August 2021.  It is to support deserving Muslim students, prioritising those from financially disadvantaged families, enrolled in local Institutes of Technical Education (ITEs). It is to encourage these students to continue to excel in their studies.



To support financially disadvantaged Muslim students at the local ITEs.


Application Period


For January intake ITE students:

4 December to 29 December 2023


For April intake ITE students:



  • Muslim Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident; 
  • Pursuing a full-time ITE programme offered by any local ITEs; 
  • Has a gross Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$750 and below;
  • Good academic results in his/her course of study.



  • Applications will only be considered upon receipt of all fully completed required documents.
  • Interviews may be held for shortlisted candidates and being eligible does not guarantee a placement. 
  • Has been accepted by the institution of study.
  • Shortlisting of candidates is based upon competition amongst the eligible applicants.
  • 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 must re-apply to be considered for the Bursary in the following academic year, subject to meeting all the criteria.
  • Not in receipt of any other bursaries.


Value of Award 

Academic Pursuit 




Number of Recipients 



Mandatory documents required to submit application*

1) Front and Back Copy of NRIC
2) Recent Academic Results 
3) Letter of acceptance from Institution (if any)
4) Family Members’ Particulars Form (Please download the form here: Family Members’ Particulars Form 2024)
5) Income Declaration Form * For self-employed and unemployed family members. (Please download the form here: Income Declaration Form for Scholarship Bursary)
6) Parents or Guardian Latest Payslip / Letter from Employer Confirming Latest CPF statement
7) Short write up on your personal goals. Pls upload in MS Word format (Min. 150 words)
8) Other supporting Documents (if any)

ETF – Barakath Bursary - ITE 2024
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