Financial Matters / Financial Assistance

Bursary for Part Time Diploma Students

Eligibility Criteria and Conditions

  • Singapore citizens

  • Full qualification part-time diploma students, who pay subsidised fee, with Per Capita Income (PCI) ≤ $2,250 OR Gross Household Income ≤ $9,000

  • Not a recipient of full scholarship (cover tuition fees and allowance) or sponsorship in the same academic year.

  • Exclude specialist diploma course, advance diploma course, Earn and Learn Programmes (ELPs) and modular courses.

    Bursary Name

    Quantum per Semester

    Income Eligibility Criteria (AY2020)

    Application Period

    (Estimated Disbursement Period)

    Disbursement Arrangement

    Per Capita Income (PCI)






    Gross Household Income (GHI)

    1)  01 Jun – 06 Jun, 2020 

    (Sep 2020)


    2) 12 Oct - 25 Oct, 2020

    (Jan 2021)




    Bursary will be used to offset any outstanding fees before disbursement of any balance.


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    Higher Education Bursary (HEB) Tier 1


    ≤ $1,000


    Higher Education Bursary (HEB) Tier 2



    $1,001 to $1,725

    $4,001 to $6,900

    Higher Education Bursary (HEB) Tier 3


    $1,726 to $2,250

    $6,901 to $9,000

How to apply

1. Apply online at Student Portal 

2. Go to BursaryEbox to upload the declaration form and scanned documents prepared in steps below within FIVE days after applying online:

A) Fill up the Declaration Form

B) Prepare and scan the relevant supporting documents to be uploaded. To ensure that the documents are clearly captured, we recommend the use of  Microsoft Office Lens – PDF Scanner (recommended app to use for scanning the documents- refer to step-by-step guide



  • The bursary for part-time diploma students is disbursed on a semester basis.

  • Students need to apply only once in an academic year. Students are encouraged to apply bursary in Semester 1 as successful applicants in Semester 1 will continue to get the same quantum of bursary in Semester 2 if he/she still meets the criteria then. 

  • Students are to remain contactable via NYP email or mobile phone number after submission. NYP bursary team will contact you if further clarification is required.