CK Than — SUTD Bursary

The CK Than — SUTD Bursary is established to provide financial assistance to deserving undergraduates pursuing their studies at SUTD.


  • Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in any year of study in any degree programme at the University; 
  • Are Singapore Citizens;
  • Good moral character and community spirit; and
  • Demonstrated financial need with monthly household Per Capita Income of S$2,500 and below, or the prevailing upper limit for monthly household Per Capita Income as specified by the Ministry of Education for the eligibility criteria for the Higher Education Bursary.


  • Each Bursary Award is tenable for one (1) Academic Year only
  • Recipients may reapply to be considered for the Bursary Award in their subsequent year of study, subject to meeting the eligibility criteria

Benefits of Award

  • S$7,500 per Academic Year
  • The Bursary Award shall be applied towards the payment of the recipients' tuition fees only.
  • No bond attached

Things to Note

Bursary recipients must take up the Tuition Fee Grant Subsidy by the Singapore Government


No repayment required. The Bursary Award must be refunded in part or in full if student withdraws from studies or have his/her studies terminated prematurely.


CK Than is the Founder, Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer of Legend Logistics Group with more than 20 years of collective experience in logistics industry. With his strong leadership and broad expertise, CK has been the key driver to the Group’s development and growth in the Asia Pacific region.

Coming from a humble background and with limited chance to complete his studies, CK believes that access to education is a right and not a privilege. Through the bursaries, CK hopes to extend support and opportunities to those needy students to complete their degree and contribute to a more inclusive society and better future of Singapore.