The Department is pleased to announce the establishment of two scholarships - the Malay Studies Undergraduate Scholarship and the Malay Studies Graduate Scholarship. The Scholarships seek to recognise, support and nurture well-deserving, academically talented Singaporeans who are keen to pursue Malay Studies at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The scholarships are created from endowed gifts made by an FASS alumni philanthropist. Recipients for both awards are selected on the basis of their academic achievements.The Malay Studies Undergraduate Scholarship will be awarded to Year 2 student/s majoring in Malay Studies.
The scholarship will take effect in Semester 2 – Academic Year 2016/2017.
Application must be submitted by 28 February 2017
The National Archive of Singapore (NAS) will be embarking on an oral history project on the Malay/Muslim community of Singapore in 2017. The aim is to document significant aspects of the Malay-Muslim hitory, culture and institutions. The project is part of the nation building efforts at preserving the historical and social memory of Singaporeans in the context of rapid social change and development.
Date : 21 January 2017
Time : 9.00 am to 12 noon
Venue : National Library Board, Imagination Room, L5, 100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064.