Financial Assistance

Medicine - Undergraduate

Financial Assistance

The National University of Singapore is committed to a needs-blind merit-based admission policy that ensures no deserving student admitted to the University is denied an education because of financial difficulty. In addition to the Financial Aid Schemes offered by the NUS Office of Financial Aid, the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine offers its own needs-based scholarships and bursaries to assist students with financial difficulties. To know more about our bursaries, please download the brochure here.

To apply, please do so via the Office of Financial Aid’s Application Portal from 1 February to 1 April each year and you will be considered for the Financial Aid Schemes administered by both the Office of Financial Aid and the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

For more information on our Financial Aid schemes,


Class of 2018

Recipient of Eugene Goh You-Yuen Bursary for AY2016/2017

I am very thankful to my donors for supporting my education and most importantly, their generosity is a constant reminder for me to remain humble, grateful and give back to the community.


Class of 2018

Recipient of the A & B Leong Bursary, Singapore Medical Association (SMA) Medical Students’ Assistance Fund Bursary and
YLLSOM Cancer Education and Research Fund Bursary for AY2017/2018

The bursary has allowed me to focus on learning to be the best doctor I can be for my patients instead of worrying about making ends meet. One good turn deserves another, and I look forward to future students in need.