MTFA provides financial assistance to Muslim students from lower-income families. Singapore citizens or permanent residents, pursuing full-time post-secondary education in Institutes of Higher Learning are welcome to apply.
In 2017, MTFA awarded $237,000 worth of bursaries to 217 tertiary students. $160,000 from Zakat funds and $77,000 from MTFA funds. MTFA also awarded $60,000 worth of Scholarships to 10 outstanding Muslim Tertiary students.
The MTFA Founders’ Scholarship is for Muslims who are pursuing full-time studies in institutes of higher learning, from all educational fields. MTFA is looking for applicants who display high intellectual capacity, strong personal drive and possess leadership qualities.
The MTFA Bursary is for needy full-time Muslim students from lower-income families who wish to pursue a course of study in institutes of higher learning.
The applicants for both the MTFA Founders’ Scholarship & Bursary Award must be either a Singaporean Citizen or a Permanent Resident.
The application for the 2019 MTFA Scholarship & Bursary Awards will open in April 2019.
NOTE: Applicants are invited to apply for either Scholarship or Bursary application only. You are not allowed to apply for both.