Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Be an incoming USP freshmen or current USP students
  • Be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Have strong leadership qualities and potential
  • Have a good co-curricular activities records
  • Possess outstanding academic qualifications

Scholarship Value
The scholarship is valued at $10,000 annually and is bond-free.

Application and Shortlisting Processes

  • The Jixun & Serene Scholarship is awarded on the basis of competition among eligible candidates. Recipients will be selected from among the best in each cohort.
  • Interviews are expected to be conducted during June - July.
  • The scholarship is tenable annually.
  • Interest and ability to contribute to USP, leadership qualities and potential, co-curricular records and other capabilities will be assessed during the interview.
  • USP reserves the right not to award the Jixun & Serene Scholarship if there are no candidates of sufficient merit. The decision of the selection committee is final. Enquiries or disputes surrounding its decisions will not be entertained.