Committed to the promotion of lifelong learning, Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) offers a variety of sponsorships to both new and existing students pursuing their studies in the University.
The SUSS-Singapore Federation of Chinese Clans Association (SFCCA) Sponsorship scheme hopes to encourage lifelong learning and to nurture a bilingual and bi-cultural workforce. Awarded to non-degree holders, this sponsorship will offer the opportunity for them to strengthen their command of the Chinese language as well as gain a holistic understanding of the Chinese culture.
Who is Eligible?
Application for the SUSS-SFCCA Sponsorship is open to all SFCCA members and staff. The applicant must have good academic and co-curricular activities records, strong language skills and demonstrable leadership qualities. The applicant must also not already be a degree holder.
New students must meet the admission requirements for the programme of study applied for at the University. They must separately seek admission to the programme and must be accepted for admission before being considered for the sponsorship.
The SUSS-SFCCA Sponsorship is applicable to the following programmes:
Tenure of Sponsorship
The sponsorship is awarded for the period required to complete the full programme of study. The sponsorship is only awarded for undergraduate programmes.
Value of Sponsorship
The value of the sponsorship is as follows:
- Singapore Citizens who are eligible for government subsidy - award will cover up to 80% of the total course fee (inclusive of government subsidy).
- Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above who are eligible for government subsidy - award will cover up to 92% of the total course fee (inclusive of government subsidy and Skillsfuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy). More information on SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy.
- Singapore Permanent Residents who are eligible for government subsidy -award will cover up to 60% of the total course fee (inclusive of government subsidy).
- For students who are not eligible for government subsidy - award will cover up to 50% of the total course fee.
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:
January Semester: 1 August to 30 September
July Semester: 1 February to 31 March
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 mid November for the January Semester, and by mid May for the July Semester. 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.