Education Trust Fund – The Saleh and Gato Motiwalla Bursary - ITE 2024


The scheme was introduced in January 2022. It is to support deserving Malay/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 Malay/Muslim students at the local ITEs and Polytechnics.

Application Period
School CategoryPeriod
ITE – January 2024 Intake4 December to 29 December 2023


  • Malay/Muslim Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident; 
  • Pursuing a full-time ITE programme offered by any local ITE;
  • Has a gross Household Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$750 and below;
  • Good academic results in his/her course of study;
  • Not in receipt of any other bursaries.


  • Applications will only be considered upon receipt of all fully completed required documents.
  • Interviews will be held for shortlisted candidates and being eligible does not guarantee a placement.
  • Has been accepted by any of the ITE colleges.
  • Shortlisting of candidates is based on 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 - The Saleh and Gato Motiwalla Bursary - ITE 2024
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