SIMM – SINDA Scholarship 2021



Singapore Institute of Materials Management (SIMM) is a non-profit organization offering scholarships as a way of support for the materials management industry.

The SIMM – SINDA scholarships are offered to candidates who are interested in doing a Part-Time course at SIMM.



Courses Course Objectives Entry Requirements Intake & Duration
Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain
Management (DLSCM)
(1 year program)
This course aims to equip executives and junior managers at the corporate level, with the knowledge and techniques of logistics and trade operations, purchasing and production planning, and warehousing for effective management of their organizations.


– The applicant must have at least 5 GCE ‘O’ Levels or a Certificate from any recognized institution.
– Those without the pre-requisites but have substantial working experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis

Intake & Duration:
28 Jun 2021 to 18 Jun 2022

Closing Date:
31 May 2021
Certificate in Logistics and
Distribution Management (LDM)
(2 months program)
The course will provide participants with the tools and techniques essential in the management of the logistics function. Appropriate for warehouse executives, storekeepers, production planners, freight forwarders, shipping executives, buyers, supervisory executives in warehouse and distribution functions.


– Applicants should possess 3 GCE ‘O’ levels (any subject with grade 1-8) or equivalent qualification.
– Applicants who do not meet with the entry requirements may be considered on a case by case basis.
– Mature candidates with working experience (If applicants do not meet minimum entry requirement, they can still be considered if they have at least 2 years of working experience)

Intake 1 & Duration:
07 Apr 2021 to 16 Jun 2021

Closing Date:
17 Mar 2021

Intake 2 & Duration:
07 Jul 2021 to 08 Sep 2021

Closing Date:
16 Jun 2021



  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Indian origin
  • Existing SIMM students are not eligible to apply for this Scholarship
  • Applicant must obtain the letter of offer from SIMM before application
  • Must submit a short essay on the reason for the scholarship application
  • Total net household Per Capita Income (PCI) should not exceed $1000
  • Applicants must meet entry requirements to the selected course of study as set by SIMM
  • Selection of candidates will be based on the following criteria:
    • Academic Ability
    • Competence
    • Attitude
    • Meeting Course Requirements


  • All scholarships entail Tuition Fee only (excluding bridging module fee, non-tuition fee, supplementary exam fee, re-module fee) for the entire duration of the course.
  • Successful candidates for the Diploma course are required to pay for the following fee:
    • Balance Course Fee after SINDA Scholarship: $600.00
    • Course Application Fee: $180.00
    • Membership Entrance & Subscription: $104.00
    • Notes & e-Learning Resources: $$215.00
  • Successful candidates for the Certification course are required to pay the following fee to SIMM:
    • Course Application Fee: $80.00
    • Membership Entrance & Subscription: $86.00
  • The scholarship is only tenable for a specific period of study. Should the student decide to drop out, or defer, the Scholarship will be voided and the student has to re-pay the quantum of Scholarship.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be notified of the interview date and only successful candidates will be informed of the outcome by SINDA.
  • The committee’s decision is final. SINDA does not enter into correspondence with regard to the reasons for non-selection of applicants.
  • You may only start your course, after receiving the scholarship offer and signing the SINDA student deed.
  • Candidates are required to volunteer their time with SINDA or our partner organization, the Singapore Indian Education Trust (SIET) upon completion and/or during the course.



  1. Visit SIMM Institute, 9 Ah Hood Road, #04-06 EASB Building Singapore 329975 and speak with a course consultant, do mention that you will be applying for the SIMM-SINDA Scholarship.
  2. Ask the consultant if there are any bridging modules you need to take up in order to start your Diploma or certificate course. (Please note that fees for bridging modules are not included in the Scholarship).
  3. Download the application form. You must first submit a softcopy of the duly completed application form (including the supporting documents as stated on the checklist) in a single PDF file via email toscholarships@sinda.org.sg
  4. You are required to apply for the scholarship 1 month before the Closing Date indicated in the table above.
  5. Application Processing Time: Approximately 3 – 4 weeks



For further details, you may contact:

Ms Nicolette
SINDA (Scholarships)
1 Beatty Road
Singapore 209943

Telephone: 62962855
E-mail: scholarships@sinda.org.sg