The Cityneon Holdings — SUTD Scholarship is established to encourage academic and learning excellence by attracting outstanding talent to pursue their undergraduate education at SUTD.


The Scholarship is open to Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents who

  • are full-time undergraduates enrolled at the University in any year of study and in any of the following degree programmes: ASD, EPD, ESD, ISTD

  • have good academic standing

  • possess strong leadership potential, integrity and good character

  • are active in Fifth Row (co-curricular activities) and community service involvement

  • special consideration will be given for candidates with demonstrated financial need


  • The Scholarship is valued at up to S$15,000 per academic year and is tenable for one (1) Academic Year. Successful recipients may apply for the Scholarship in the subsequent Academic Year, subject to meeting the prevailing eligibility criteria.

  • The Scholarship will be used towards the annual subsidised tuition fees (after the Tuition Grant Subsidy) and other study-related expenses.

  • No bond is required under the terms of this Scholarship. The recipient must take up the Tuition Grant Subsidy from the Singapore Government.


  • Successful recipients may be granted internship and/or career opportunities with the donor or the donor affiliated companies. 

  • Recipients are required to complete at least 10 hours of service to the university. They may take on the role of student ambassador, or any other similar role, representing SUTD to give publicity talks, to receive guests, etc., as and when called upon to do so.​

  • Recipients may not, without the approval of the University, hold concurrently any other scholarships or grants

  • The scholarship may be withdrawn at any time if, in the opinion of the University, the recipient’s academic progress or conduct is deemed unsatisfactory.

  • If the recipient decides to terminate the scholarship prematurely, SUTD reserves the right to impose a repayment on a case-by-case basis.


  • Existing students who are eligible will be invited to apply via MyPortal.

  • Late and incomplete submissions will not be processed.

  • Scholarships are awarded on the basis of competition among eligible applicants.

  • SUTD reserves the right not to award any scholarship if there are no candidates of sufficient merit. The decision of the selection committee is final. Enquiries or disputes surrounding its decisions will not be entertained.

Cityneon is a global experience entertainment company that seeks to capture the imagination of its visitors and deliver compelling experiences that leave lasting memories. "Big Ideas. Bigger Experiences" encapsulates their business philosophy, pushing their imagination as they constantly seek to explore new paradigms of what is possible for large-scale, immersive experiences. Cityneon partners with billion-dollar studios, large corporations, and government entities globally, to bring these highly anticipated experiences all around the world, all year round. Their stable of world-class Intellectual Properties (IPs) is the crown jewel of the business. Each brand was developed in-house by their creative team and designed to be unique, large-scaled, multi-sensory, and technology embracing. Their semi-permanent installations have residential presence in selected cities for a significant duration, and their touring experiences are deployed globally to reach visitors worldwide. To date, Cityneon has left footprints in more than 50 cities globally and counting. For more information, please visit