SINDA Bursary



SINDA Bursary supports low-income and deserving families with education-related financial assistance.  We ensure that all families seeking assistance are assessed and eligible families are linked with the respective SINDA’s programmes and schemes.



  • This scheme applies only to Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Full-time student in Government or Government-aided Schools in Primary and Secondary levels
  • The student must not be receiving School Pocket Money Fund (SPMF) from any Family Service Centre (FSC)
  • The student must not be a recipient of HOPE (Home Ownership PLUS Education) Scheme
  • All applicants will need to exhaust 24 months of the School Pocket Money Fund (SPMF) before being granted SINDA Bursary.
  • A monthly (nett) Per Capita Household Income (PCI) of $1,000 or below.
    (The PCI is computed as follows: Total net income of everyone in the household divided by the number of people in the household).

For more information on SPMF, please refer to the following link:  http://www.ncss.org.sg/VWOcorner/spmf.asp



Please ensure you have submitted your online SINDA Bursary Scheme together with all the mandatory supporting documents:

  1. Copy of Student’s NRIC
  2. Copy of Father’s NRIC
  3. Copy of Mother’s NRIC
  4. Copy of other household members NRIC(s)
  5. Copy of Student’s Bank Account Details (Passbook or Bank Statements)
  6. Final year-end school result slip for 2020
  7. Latest payslips of 3 months for all working household members in the same house address
  8. Latest CPF Contribution for non-working adults in the same house address
  9. At least one household bill
  10. Divorce/Separation Document or Death Certificate (Where applicable)


Applications without the mandatory supporting documents will be considered incomplete and will not be processed.



Client Services Unit
For more information, please contact: 1800 295 3333 or email: queries@sinda.org.sg