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The Alice Lim Memorial Fund Sponsorship aims to provide suitable candidates with the opportunity to enroll in the PhD in Gerontology and, Graduate Diploma and Master of Gerontology programme with Singapore University of Social Sciences​ and develop skills for life.
Who is Eligible?
You should be a Singapore citizen or permanent resident with impressive academic and co-curricular activities records, strong language skills, and demonstrable leadership qualities.  New students must separately seek admission to the programme and must be accepted for admission before being considered for the sponsorship.

Tenure of Sponsorship
The sponsorship is awarded for the minimum period required to complete the Gerontology programme.
Value of Sponsorship
The value of the each sponsorship award is capped at S$20,000 for PhD in Gerontology and S$10,000 for Master in Gerontology. There is no bond attached to the sponsorship.

Terms & Conditions
You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the Sponsorship before applying.

How to Apply?
Sponsorship application period:
July Semester: 2 January - 31 March 2018

To apply for the sponsorship, you need to submit your application online by the stipulated closing date. You may wish to view the e-guide before you apply for the sponsorship.

For new students, you must submit your admission e-application first before submitting your application for sponsorship.

Previously unsuccessful candidates need not re-apply. Only successful candidates shall be notified via email by end May. The decision of the Student Awards Committee of the University​ is final and binding, and no reasons will be given for the non-selection of unsuccessful candidates. No appeals will be entertained.​​​​​​