The School Pocket Money Fund (SPMF) is a community project initiated by The Straits Times, which provides pocket money to children from low-income families to help them through school. Children can use this money for school-related expenses, such as meals during recess, bus fares or other schooling expenses.
Primary school students receive $60 a month, Secondary school students receive $95 a month and Post-Secondary students receive $120 a month.
Straits Times SPMF is committed to helping children and youth who meet the eligibility criteria by providing them with school pocket money for two years.
Applicants have to fulfil the following criteria to be eligible for the Fund:
Call our main hotline for more details : 1800 295 3333