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Type of FAS Organisation Amount of Assistance Criteria
MOE Waiver of School Fees and Standard Miscellaneous Fees MOE MOE Waiver of School Fees and 100% miscellaneous fees
                • Singaporean
  • *Gross Household Income (GHI) not exceeding $2,500


  • **Per Capita Income (PCI) not exceeding $625 (if GHI > $2,500)
  • MOE-FAS approved
  • household have not benefitted from this programme in the last 3 years
MOE Free Textbooks MOE Free textbooks and workbooks
School Attire MOE Free School Attire
Transport MOE $120 in transport credits per annum
NEU PC Plus Programme (only when MOE-FAS is approved) IDA A new computer at a subsidized price, once every 3 years
Subsidy for Stationeries and learning materials (listed in booklist) School
$40 for Sec 2-5 students

$60 for Sec 1 students
              • Singaporean
      • **Per Capita Income (PCI) not exceeding $525
FAS for meal and transport School $4 meal coupons / 2 bento coupons per school day
SMC FAS matching MOE-FAS School Matching MOE-FAS
              • Follows criteria for MOE-FAS
              • Case-to-case basis
Opportunity Fund MOE (OF)
50% subsidy for enrichment programmes

100% subsidy for supplementary learning materials (made required by school)
              1. Singaporean students only
              2. GHI < $4000
FAS offered by External Organisation : Tzu Chi “Seeds of Hope” Programme
Monthly Meal and Transport Allowance 

(Tzu Chi “Seeds of Hope” Programme) 

Successful applicants for ‘Seeds of Hope’ will also be assisted with Monthly Lunch Coupons.
Tzu Chi 

$100 per month – directly credited into student’s bank account via internet banking (giro) 

$2 lunch meal coupons per school day
  1. Singaporean or Singapore Permanent Resident 
  2. *Gross Household Income (GHI) not exceeding $2,500 
  3. **Per Capita Income (PCI) not exceeding $550