"Education is an investment, with lifelong benefits
It opens doors to the world of knowledge, to opportunities unlimited
It brings hope, reduces inequalities, bridges divides;
No one who wants an education should be deprived of it
because of inability to meet the financial cost"
- Professor Cheong Hee Kiat,
President, Singapore University of Social Sciences
What Your Gift Can Do
SIM University Education Fund was established since 2006 by the former SIM University. Donations made to the SIM University Education Fund will be used for the purpose of building up the capability of the University including the support of scholarly initiatives. SIM University Education Fund will continue to serve its purposes until such time it is integrated under the wing of Singapore University of Social Sciences. The University’s bold vision and dreams can only be realised with the financial support of donors like you
Your gift, no matter how modest, makes a difference because pooled resources have an exponential impact on Singapore University of Social Sciences's efforts to support the causes for which the fund was established. When you contribute to the SIM University Education Fund, you are pledging your faith and support for our extraordinary students and faculty. You are building a bridge for us to serve society directly by giving bright minds, unparalleled opportunities to develop to their fullest potential.
External organisations and individuals can make contributions and donations to the SIM University Education Fund for the purpose of building up the capability of the university. Donations will be channeled across the following:
- Systems development
- Course development
- Library development and administration
- Research and development projects
- Scholarly initiatives (including scholarships, sponsorships and study grants)
Donors who are Singapore tax residents may claim 2.5 times* tax deduction on their donations (subject to terms and conditions stipulated by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore).
* applicable to donations made from 2009 to 2015.
1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015
In conjunction with SG50, the Government has decided to increase the tax deduction for qualifying donations from 250% to 300% of the amount of donation made in 2015. The 300% deduction for donations made from 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015 (both dates inclusive) will be allowed to all existing qualifying donors (i.e. individuals, companies, trusts, bodies of persons, Hindu joint family).
1 January 2016 to 31 December 2018
To continue building a stronger sense of community, the Government has also decided to extend the 250% tax deduction for qualifying donations for another three years, i.e. from 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2018.
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