Education Trust Fund – Bazul Ashhab Bursary - Polytechnic


The scheme was introduced in August 2021. It is to support and encourage deserving Malay/Muslim students who are enrolled in local polytechnic to excel in their studies. Priorities are given to students from financially disadvantaged families. 


The objective of the bursary is to support financially disadvantaged Muslim students who are pursuing full-time Polytechnic diploma and enrolled in any of the local Polytechnics.

Application Period
LevelApplication Period
Polytechnic26 Feb – 12 Apr 2024

  • Malay/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 gross household per capita income (PCI) of S$750 and below;
  • Good academic results
  • Not in receipt of any bursaries 

  • Applications will only be considered upon receipt of all fully completed required documents.
  • Shortlisting of candidates is based upon competition amongst the eligible applicants and acceptance into 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) may be considered and may be re-awarded the Bursary in the following academic year subject to the fulfilment of the criteria.

Value of Award
Academic Pursuit Polytechnic
Quantum $500
Number of Recipients5

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 achievements & personal goals in the next 5 & 10 yrs. Pls upload in MS Word format (Min. 150 words)
  8. Other supporting Documents (if any)

Please note that incomplete applications and incomplete documents will not be processed. Applications that do not meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected.

Application Procedure

First time applicants must create an account to be able to proceed with the application.


ETF - Bazul Ashhab Bursary - Polytechnic 2024
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