List of scholarships

MA Merit Award

The MA Merit Award is designed to identify the most talented new MA students with excellent academic achievements, strong leadership potential and passion for the arts.

  • All nationalities.
  • Applicants must have been offered a place in a full-time MA programme for August 2024.
  • Non-recipients of any scholarships/bursaries/financial aid/sponsorships awarded by external organisations or LASALLE.
Assessment criteria
  • Impressive academic record with portfolio/audition/interviews or other criteria as may be laid down from time to time.
  • Outstanding track record and/or relevant experience in chosen field.
  • Demonstrate engagement in a chosen field with activities outside of coursework, such as participation and/or achievement in external activities.
  • High level of maturity and strong leadership qualities.
Value and tenure

Up to a maximum of S$2,000 per semester, capped at a maximum of S$6,000 for the entire MA* course.

*MA Art Therapy and MA Music Therapy students may receive up to a maximum of $8,000 for the entire MA course.

Application period

Application is open from 19 January to 15 May 2024 for new students.

Please submit your application via this online form. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early for Admission first before submitting a scholarship application.

Successful applicants will be notified via email by the end of July 2024.

For further enquiries, please contact us at or +65 6496 5119. 

Please note that late or incomplete submissions will not be processed. Submission of an application does not guarantee any award of scholarship.

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All information is correct at time of publication and is subject to changes.