Financial Assistance & Scholarships

Financial Assistance & Scholarships

Financial Assistance for Pre-primary Education

Pre-primary Education Voucher Scheme

The Scheme provides non-means-tested subsidy for parents to meet towards school fees for pre-primary education of their children in eligible local non-profit-making kindergartens.

Kindergarten and Child Care Centre Fee Remission Scheme (KCFRS)

Learn more about the KCFRS which provides parents-in-need with financial assistance for their children to attend kindergartens or child care centres. 

Financial Assistance for Primary Education

Textbook, Travel and Internet Access Subsidies for Primary Students

Check out the details and eligibility criteria for the textbook assistance, travel subsidy and subsidy for Internet access charges schemes for needy primary students.

Financial Assistance for Secondary Education

Textbook, Travel and Internet Access Subsidies for Secondary Students

Check out the details and eligibility criteria for the textbook assistance, travel subsidy and subsidy for Internet access charges schemes for needy secondary students.

Privately-donated Grant and Loan Schemes for Senior Secondary Students

Privately-donated grants and interest-free loans are available for senior secondary students who need financial assistance for education. Find more information here.

Financial Assistance for Post-Secondary & Higher Education

Financial Assistance for Post-secondary and Tertiary Students

Check out the various means-tested and non-means-tested assistance schemes available for students in post-secondary and tertiary education.

Privately-donated Grant and Loan Schemes for Post-secondary and Tertiary Students

Privately-donated grants and interest-free loans are available for post-secondary and tertiary students who need financial assistance for education. Find more information here.

Points to Note When Applying Student Financial Assistances

In this article you will find pointers to a variety of student financial assistances administered by the Student Finance Office to help you pick the schemes that suit your needs.

Financial Assistance for Continuing Education

Continuing Education Fund

Find out who is eligible for the Continuing Education Fund, how to apply and what courses are reimbursable.

Non-means-tested Loan Scheme

The Scheme provides loans for students who are not eligible for the Tertiary Student Finance Scheme – Publicly-funded Programmes and Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students to meet their tuition fees.

Financial Assistance for Diploma Yi Jin Students

Tuition fee reimbursement and non-means-tested loan are available for students enrolled on the Diploma Yi Jin programme.  Eligible full-time Diploma Yi Jin students may also apply for student travel subsidy and subsidy for internet access charges.

Financial Assistance for Students of Designated Evening Adult Education Courses (FAEAEC)

Students of the FAEAEC will be eligible for partial or full reimbursement of the tuition fees paid subject to their meeting the prescribed criteria. They can also apply for non-means-tested loan. Visit this website for details.

Scholarships

Scholarships Managed by Student Finance Office

Check out the various scholarships that the Student Finance Office administers or assists to administer.

Other Scholarships

Check out the scholarships offered by various organisations to students for further studies.

The Student Finance Office (SFO) E-link

The Student Finance Office (SFO) E-link

Use this integrated online service to submit online applications, view student loan accounts, make payment, view application status, etc.

Internet Learning Support Programme - "i Learn at Home"

Internet Learning Support Programme - "i Learn at Home"

Learn about the programme which aims to help eligible students and their parents to acquire affordable computer equipment and Internet access services, and to provide them with user and social support.

Internet Learning Support Programme - "i Learn at Home"
Last revision date: August 2016