MTFA awards bursaries using the Zakat funds collected for the Hijrah year. The aim of these awards is to provide financial assistance for Muslim students from low-income families who are pursuing their tertiary education.
In 2021, MTFA awarded a total of $630,000 worth of bursaries to 567 students.
MTFA Founders' Scholarship
The MTFA Founders’ Scholarship Fund was set up in honour of the founders of MTFA to motivate students of high intellectual capacity, strong personal drive and leadership qualities to take the lead in serving the needs of the Muslim community.
In 2021, MTFA awarded $99,000 worth of Scholarships to 21 students.
The MTFA Scholarship helped ease my financial worries; allowing me to focus on my studies fully. Not only that, but it also exposed me to social works that I have never experienced before; at the same time giving me the opportunity to give back to the community.
MTFA Scholarship has eased my finance while studying, especially in areas where I
With the aid I received from MTFA, I was able to fulfil my dreams to pursue higher education. Apart from being able to focus on my studies instead of worrying about finances, the MTFA Founder's
Scholarship was a great boost to my confidence and a motivation for me to achieve excellence.