Global Impact Scholarship

The Global Impact Scholarship program is designed to nurture a new generation of leaders, committed to helping to solve complex global and local challenges, thus making an impact on society.The program seeks to develop action leaders with a global perspective for the public, private and people sectors.

Application Deadline: Application for scholarships is to be submitted at the same time as a request for admission to SMU.

Level of study: Undergraduate degree

Location of study: Singapore

Institution of Study: Singapore Management University

Scholarship type: Full scholarship

Eligibility criteria for the Global Impact Scholarship

Applicants must:

  • Be Singapore Citizens.
  • Possess outstanding Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘A’ level, local Polytechnic Diploma, International Baccalaureate Diploma, NUS High School Diploma or equivalent qualifications.
  • Demonstrate strong leadership capabilities and potential.
  • Possess excellent record in co-curricular and/or community activities.
  • Be applying for admission to a full-time undergraduate degree program at SMU.

Scholarship Value

  • Tuition fees (after MOE Tuition Grant subsidy).
  • S$5,000 annual living allowance.
  • S$1,800 one-time computer allowance upon enrollment.
  • S$14,000 Global Learning Opportunities Worldwide (GLOW) grant.
  • Student Exchange/Summer Programme.
  • An Overseas Scholars’ Study Mission.
  • An Overseas Community Service Project.
  • An optional concurrent or sequential SMU Master’s program up to S$40,000.
  • Scholarship is bond-free.

Total Scholarship value: S$121,800 (non-Law) and S$125,800  (Law)

Singapore Management UniversityHow to apply

  • Application for scholarships is to be submitted at the same time as a request for admission to SMU.All the requests to be made online. Click here to apply to SMU
  • Applicants will be shortlisted based on their academic qualifications and the strength of their non-academic records.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to SMU for a panel interview.

Required documents

  • Personal essay.
  • A letter of recommendation from their tutor or principal.

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