Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce Foundation Study Award

Supported by the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce Foundation (SCCCF), the Study Award is available to outstanding undergraduates pursuing their studies at SUTD.


  • Open to Singapore Citizens & Singapore Permanent Residents only.
  • Gross Monthly Household Per Capita Income of S$1,200 and below
  • Strong academic results and active leadership roles in student life
  • Good record of service and contributions to university and/or to community at large
  • Keen interest and knowledge of Chinese culture and the local Chinese businesses
  • Special consideration will be given for candidates with demonstrated financial need
  • Must NOT be a current scholarship holder


  • Each study award is tenable for one year only.
  • Recipients of the SCCCF Study Award may reapply to be considered for the Study Award in his/her subsequent year of study, subject to meeting the eligibility criteria.

Benefits of Award

  • S$6,000 per annum
  • Award is strictly for tuition fees only.
  • Free Associate Student Membership of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry for the year of receiving the Study Award.
  • No bond attached.


No repayment required. If the recipient decides to terminate the study award prematurely, SUTD reserves the right to impose a repayment on a case-by-case basis.

Things to note

The recipient must:

  • Maintain good academic results
  • Attend an award presentation ceremony organised by SCCCF
  • Write an essay of 5,000 words on a topic assigned by SCCCF
The Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce Foundation is a subsidiary of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce. The Foundation was incorporated on 27 January 1966 and is an approved Institute of Public Character. It aims to foster a cohesive, compassionate and culturally vibrant society through the provision of funding for meaningful educational, community and charitable causes and projects.