Tag Archives: scholarship

How I Dealt with the Pressures of Being a Scholar

New environment, new learning style—it's quite a lot to take in at one go, much less having to juggle a double degree and scholarship requirements at the same time. SMU Economics and Business alumna Farah Natalya shares her tough but highly rewarding experience.
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My SMU Law Freshman Year: Lydia Tan

SMU Law freshman and Global Impact Scholar, Lydia Tan shares her journey from choosing a university, tackling the dreaded admissions interview, to facing the reality of freshman year.
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5 Scholarships and Grants to Apply for Right Now

With over 400 scholarships, bursaries and financial aid available at SMU, which is the right one for you? We’ve picked the top five most coveted bond-free scholarships and financial aid schemes to consider according to your profile
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A World of Opportunities Enabled by Financial Assistance

For some, the struggle with family finances can make many opportunities in the university seem more like an inaccessible luxury. In the case of SMU business alumnus, Lee Yan Gen, turning to SMU's financial assistance schemes made him realise that all these opportunities could definitely be within reach.

SMU Accountancy: Failure is Only an Opportunity to Discover Success

From SOTA to accountancy—why? SMU undergraduate, Grace Lim, is no stranger to this question. After a few stumbling blocks, even she began to question her decision. But she's learnt that every "failure" is really a learning opportunity that paves the way to small successes.
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Protecting Predators of the Sea with SMU LKCSP Scholars

"Meaningful impact" can come in many forms. For this group of LKCSP Scholars, a trip to Lombok showed opened their eyes to the brutal reality of the shark fishing industry. Through the Dorsal Effect, they learn more about these deeply misunderstood 'predators' of the sea.
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