After exploring your craft for some time, it can become clearer what is calling to be dived into more deeply. Going for further studies can enable this, and scholarships will help allay any financial burden.

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National Arts Council – The NAC Arts Scholarship

The NAC Arts Scholarship is offered to full-time arts and arts-related degree programmes at reputable universities or arts institutions in Singapore or overseas. Outstanding arts practitioners/professionals may be supported through undergraduate or postgraduate studies in identified priority areas.

Hotcourses Abroad

Part of IDP Connect, a student marketing and recruitment entity, Hotcourses Abroad has aggregated the creative arts and design courses available in Singapore. You are encouraged to visit each institution’s own website to obtain more scholarship information.

Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry Singapore Foundation

This Foundation provides scholarships to undergraduates who have keen interest in Japanese culture to embark on a one-year general study trip to Waseda University and the International Christian University, both located in Japan.

Jazz Association (Singapore)

The Jazz Association (Singapore) launches their Scholarship programme with 2 Scholarships focusing on either Jazz Composition or Performance. The JASS Music Scholarship is a specialised merit-based scholarship in a Bachelor's/Master's degree in Jazz Studies.

It is designed to nurture talented young musicians with a passion for jazz music, promote excellence in jazz performance and composition as an art form and develop leaders in the jazz arts landscape.

Loke Cheng-Kim Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is available to Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents. Scholarships are applied in particular towards the Natural Sciences, Environment, Horticulture, Humanities and the Performing Arts.

Singapore Federation of Chinese Clan Associations

This Federation offers sponsorship for undergraduate studies in Chinese language and translation at the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS), as well as scholarship for outstanding students pursuing studies in selected top-ranking Chinese Universities.

Tan Kah Kee Foundation

This Foundation offers postgraduate scholarships for Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents across all ethnic groups pursuing their PhD or Master's degrees.

The Hokkien Foundation

Arts & Cultural Award is available for Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents who are pursuing arts and culture related courses locally or abroad.

The Ngee Ann Kongsi

Scholarships and bursaries are available for Teochew individuals who are pursuing studies locally.

OCBC Group

Scholarships are opened to undergraduates of Singapore Universities including Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts’ Bachelor of Music (Hons).