Students who face financial difficulties may apply for the Ministry Of Education (MOE) financial assistance.
MOE Financial Assistance
Subsidies are given to needy students in the form of :
a) Full waiver of school fees ($5/ month x 12 months);
b) Full waiver of standard miscellaneous fee ($10 / month x 12 months);
c) Free textbooks;
d) Free school attire (1 pair of shoes, 2 pairs of socks, 2 sets of uniform and 2 sets of PE attire);
e) 75% waiver of GCE N- and O-Level examination fees.
Criteria for Eligibility
1) Students who are Singapore citizens.
2) The family’s gross household income (GHI) does not exceed $2,500 per month; or
3) The family’s per capita income (PCI)* does not exceed $625 per month.
* For families with (GHI ) which exceeds $2,500, the PCI will be computed based on the GHI divided by the number of household members. Household members include the student, his/her parents, unmarried siblings and grandparents, and other dependents living in the same household.