Education Trust Fund – Barakath Bursary

Introduction 
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 (ITE) and polytechnics.  It is to encourage these students to continue to excel in their studies.
 
Objective 
To support financially disadvantaged Muslim students at the local ITEs and Polytechnics. 

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 – Barakath ITE Bursary 
  • 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;
  • Gross monthly household income of $1,800 and below or Gross Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$650 and below; 
  • Good academic results in his/her course of study
(B) ETF – Barakath Polytechnic Bursary 
  • 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; 
  • Gross monthly household income of $1,800 and below or Gross Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$650 and below; 
  • Good academic results in his/her course of study

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 for the bursary in the subsequent year if he/she meets the eligibility 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
Academic Pursuit  ITE Polytechnic 
Quantum  $1,000  $1,500
Number of Recipients 5 5

 


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