Lam See Chiew Memorial Scholarship in Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy

  • Value of Scholarship

    The scholarship is valued at S$6,000.00 and tenable only for the Academic Year (AY) in which it is awarded

    Eligibility

    • Any nationality without any constraints on applicants’ race, religion or gender
    • Successful applicants to or existing undergraduate students of the NUS Business School
    • Demonstrated active interest in social entrepreneurship, philanthropy or non-profit sectors, or has volunteered consistently in such social purpose organisations for at least 1 year
    • Demonstrated need to improve knowledge of market-oriented practices so he or she can be more effective in subsequent social change pursuits
    • Demonstrated evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with social entrepreneurship, philanthropy and/or non-profit leadership, and illustrate how these have influenced their life choices so far
    • Maintaining good academic results, i.e. a minimum Cumulative Average Point (CAP) of 3.5

    Commitment

    Scholarship recipient will be required to participate actively in the Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy (ACSEP)

    • Receive mentorship in social entrepreneurship mentorship programme
    • Social media, events and other capacity building activities;
    • Interfacing with the student and alumni network; assisting ACSEP in growing the network;
    • If attending an ACSEP sponsored event/activity, to produce a written opinion piece

    The successful candidate would be expected to remain fully engaged with social entrepreneurship, philanthropy or non-profit sector post-graduation

    Application Procedure

    Candidates must submit the following documents:

    • Application form
    • A copy of CV
    • Testimonial from social enterprises or social purpose organisations
    • Essay (Max 300 each)
      • Analysis of the achievements and failures in social enterprise or social purpose organisations
      • Future plan for social change pursuits
      • How the NUS BBA programme will help in the social change pursuits
      • Demonstrating evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with philanthropy, social entrepreneurship and/or non-profit leadership, and illustrating how these would influence their career path in the future

    Send in your applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 13 January 2017

  • Value of Scholarship

    The scholarship is valued at S$6,000.00 and tenable only for the Academic Year (AY) in which it is awarded

    Eligibility

    • Any nationality without any constraints on applicants’ race, religion or gender
    • Successful applicants to or existing students of the NUS MBA (full-time or part-time) programme or Double Degree MBA programmes
    • Demonstrated active interest in social entrepreneurship, philanthropy or non-profit sectors, or has volunteered consistently in such social purpose organisations for at least 2 years
    • Demonstrated need to improve knowledge of market-oriented practices so he or she can be more effective in subsequent social change pursuits
    • Demonstrated evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with social entrepreneurship, philanthropy and/or non-profit leadership, and illustrate how these have influenced their career path thus far
    • Maintaining good academic results, i.e. a minimum Cumulative Average Point (CAP) of 3.5

    Commitment

    Scholarship recipient will be required to participate actively in the Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy (ACSEP)

    • Social entrepreneurship mentorship programme – while being mentored, one is also expected to mentor in turn the undergraduate students;
    • Social media, events and other capacity building activities;
    • Interfacing with the student and alumni network; assisting ACSEP in growing the network;
    • If attending an ACSEP sponsored event/activity, to produce a written opinion piece

    The successful candidate would be expected to remain fully engaged with social entrepreneurship, philanthropy or non-profit sector post-graduation

    Application Procedure

    Candidates must submit the following documents:

    • Resume
    • Testimonial from social enterprises or social purpose organisations
    • Essay (Max 300 each)
      • Analysis of the achievements and failures in social enterprise or social purpose organisations
      • Future plan for social change pursuits
      • How the NUS MBA programme will help in the social change pursuits
      • Evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with philanthropy, social entrepreneurship and/or non-profit leadership, and illustrating how these have influenced their career path thus far

    Send in your applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 30 April 2017