The Ngee Ann Kongsi Tertiary Awards for Academic Year 2021/22

The Ngee Ann Kongsi gives out tertiary awards annually to deserving Teochew students. Scholarships are given to students with good academic results while study awards are given to those who need financial assistance.

Who are eligible for The Ngee Ann Kongsi Tertiary Awards?

  1. Student must be a Teochew and Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore, and of good character and conduct.
  2. Student must be studying full-time or has been admitted for a full-time programme in:         
    1. NUS / NTU / SMU / SUTD / SIT / SUSS (collectively known as “University”); or
    2. Singapore / Ngee Ann / Temasek / Nanyang / Republic Polytechnic (collectively known as “Polytechnic”).
  3. Student applying for study awards must attain a pass for each subject.
  4. Successful students must not concurrently hold another scholarship/bursary except Higher Education Community Bursary or Higher Education Bursary.

Value of the Awards

For one academic year only

Distinguished Scholar Award


Study Award


Tuition fee + S$8,000/-

Up to S$12,000/-

Up to S$7,000/-



Up to S$4,500/-

Up to S$3,000/-


NOTE:  Tertiary Awards are not automatically renewed for subsequent academic years.  Re-application in the following year is required.  Tertiary Awards will be disbursed to the awardee through his/her institution of study.  


To apply for the Tertiary Awards:

Online Application Platform Link


Application Form


Please provide photocopy of the following documents to be submitted with the application:

  1. Birth Certificate.
  2. Proof of admission to Polytechnic or University (for 1st year students only).                                                  
  3. Singapore – Cambridge General Certificate of Education “O” Level Certificate and/or Result slip or equivalent.
  4. Singapore – Cambridge General Certificate of Education “A” Level Certificate and/or Result slip or equivalent.
  5. Polytechnic and/or University results for all semesters. (With Cumulative Average Point or Grade Point Average)
  6. Testimonials, co-curricular activities record, proof of awards received, etc.
  7. For Study Awards, please submit proof of income for the household. Full-time student or National Serviceman sibling(s) are exempted from declaring income. All information on income must be accompanied by:
  1. Employer’s certification letter; OR
  2. Pay slip (preferably the past 3 months); OR
  3. The latest income tax statement; OR
  4. CPF statement of the past 12 months (if a, b or c is not available).

For self-employed family member, please attach a self-declared income letter (format as provided).

Please mail your completed application form with photocopies of supporting documents
by 11 June 2021 to:

The Ngee Ann Kongsi Tertiary Awards for AY 2021/22
The Ngee Ann Kongsi
563A Balestier Road
Singapore 329879

Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Important Dates of The Ngee Ann Kongsi Tertiary Awards for Academic Year 2021/22

Application Period: 1 June – 11 June 2021

Closing Date: 5pm11 June 2021 (Post-marked date)

Interviews: Saturday, 17 July 2021 and/or Sunday, 18 July 2021

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified by email to attend the interviews.

NOTE:  Failure to attend the interview is deemed as withdrawal.

Award Ceremony: Mode of ceremony, time and venue to be advised at a later date.

Successful applicants who are invited and failed to attend the award ceremony without a valid reason shall be deemed to have withdrawn their application. 

Please refer to our FAQs , or email us at, if you have any queries.


The Ngee Ann Kongsi Tertiary Award for AY 2020/21 Awardees