2022 Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship Award Ceremony

(L to R) Dr M Premikha and Mr Matthew Lee Mun Hong

2022 LEE KUAN YEW SCHOLARSHIP AWARD CEREMONY

            In commemoration of the significant contributions made by Singapore’s founding Prime Minister, the Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship was set up in 1991 by the Tanjong Pagar Citizens’ Consultative Committee. It is publicly funded and awarded to exceptional individuals who demonstrate a strong sense of commitment to serve Singapore and her citizens.

2.         In 2022, three outstanding candidates have been awarded the Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship to support their pursuit of postgraduate studies. The awardees are:

S/N

Name/Age

University/Course

1

 

Dr Hairil Rizal Bin Abdullah

 

Age 41

 

PhD in Clinical and Translational Sciences

Duke-NUS Medical School

Singapore

2

 

Mr Lee Matthew Mun Hong

李文匡

Age 32

Master of Science in Management

Stanford University

United States of America

3

 

Dr M Premikha

 

Age 26

 

Master of Public Health

Johns Hopkins University

United States of America

 

3.         Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship holders may choose to pursue their postgraduate studies in any country and field of study that best develops their potential as leaders. The scholarship holders are expected to contribute actively to better Singapore and the community.