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NUS Scholarships NUS Scholarships – Arjuna s/o Segathesan & Hannah Tay
NUS Scholarships
Arjuna s/o Segathesan & Hannah Tay

The NUS bond-free scholarship opens up a wealth of opportunities for promising students such as Hannah Tay and Arjuna s/o Segathesan. Beyond intellectual development and personal growth, the support our scholars receive enables them to give back to the community that has nurtured them.

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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Afiqah Nur Fitri Binte Suhaiemi
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Afiqah Nur Fitri Binte Suhaiemi

As an aspiring leader interested in public policy and international economic and trade issues, Afiqah values the opportunities to make diverse connections and take on leadership roles at NUS. Rigorous training in her major of Economics, as well as exposure to broad perspectives...

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NUS Business School NUS Business School – Fu Yong Hong
NUS Business School
Fu Yong Hong

Fu Yong Hong, Co-Founder and Director of GreenDot, didn’t wait to graduate to pursue his entrepreneurial dream. With his own Food and Beverage start-up, he is able to directly apply what he learns in his classes to the real world. He credits NUS Business School...

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School of Computing School of Computing – Benedict Liang
School of Computing
Benedict Liang

Benedict, an aspiring software engineer, is always seeking out new challenges. At the School of Computing, he is able to explore his interests and advance his skills through wide-ranging and high-level coursework. Beyond the classroom, he pursues hands-on learning and networking opportunities...

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Faculty of Dentistry Faculty of Dentistry – Andrew Lim
Faculty of Dentistry
Andrew Lim

As a dentistry student and a Sports Scholar, Andrew’s days are full of challenges. Balancing his studies and dental clinics with his training as a competitive swimmer, he appreciates the supportive atmosphere of the Faculty of Dentistry...

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School of Design and Environment University Scholars Programme - Team Frog Works
School of Design and Environment
Chang Yong Ter

NUS alumnus and award-winning architect Chang Yong Ter discovered his passion for architecture as an undergraduate. Inspired by his tutors, he honed his craft in studio with his peers and developed his sense of design. He has received local and international recognition for his work...

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Faculty of Engineering Faculty of Engineering – Lim Fang Ming
Faculty of Engineering
Lim Fang Ming

Fang Ming, a former student of the Design-Centric Programme (DCP), is now giving back to the programme as a Teaching Assistant. Inspired by her undergraduate experience working on a multi-disciplinary team of her peers, she aims to pass on her enthusiasm and knowledge by acting as a mentor to her juniors.

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Faculty of Engineering Faculty of Engineering – QikRehab
Faculty of Engineering
QikRehab

The QikRehab team developed a user-friendly hand rehabilitation device as their final year project under the Engineering Design and Innovation Centre (EDIC). The team has received awards in both local and international competitions and their innovative device has been recognised for its start-up potential...

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Faculty of Law Faculty of Law - Cherrylene Lee
Faculty of Law
Cherrylene Lee

Cherrylene, a trainee with Drew & Napier, has already made an impact on the lives of others. Through her coursework and mooting experiences, Cherrylene discovered her passion for international humanitarian law....

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Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine – Benjamin Tan & Law Zhi Wei
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Benjamin Tan & Law Zhi Wei

Through their education at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Benjamin and Zhi Wei are ready to become the next generation of doctors. As part of the school’s rigorous curriculum, a state-of-the art simulation centre provides hands-on training...

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Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music - Lien Boon Hua
Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music
Lien Boon Hua

Boon Hua, a trombonist and conductor, found support for his passion at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music. The conservatory’s top-notch training and world-class exposure were sources of inspiration, further developing his musical ambitions...

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Faculty of Science Faculty of Science - Yap Zhi Yin & Vong Weng Chan
Faculty of Science
Yap Zhi Yin & Vong Weng Chan

Zhi Yin and Weng Chan, honours students in the Food Science and Technology (FST) Programme, are part of a group of researchers who are turning tropical fruits into wine. Applying the scientific method to the fermentation process, the group studies how various factors affect the production of tropical fruit wine...

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University Scholars Programme University Scholars Programme - Team Frog Works
University Scholars Programme
Team Frog Works

Students of the University Scholars Programme (USP) don’t just study the world, they apply their ideas to make it better. Team Frog Works, a collaboration between USP and the Design-Centric Programme of the Faculty of Engineering, has made strides towards the mass conversion of motorcycles into electric vehicles...

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