Edusave Awards for Primary Schools [2022]

Here is the full list of Ministry of Education (MOE) Edusave awards for primary schools in 2022.

Primary school Edusave awards are monetary prizes that MOE grants annually to primary school students in Singapore. The award money can help to offset primary school fees in Singapore.

To receive an award, primary school students must meet certain criteria. The criteria vary across awards.

Edusave Awards for Primary 1 Students

Primary School Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$200Outstanding character and personal qualities
Edusave Merit Bursary$200Good learning attitude and conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725

Edusave Awards for Primary 2 Students

Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$200Outstanding character and personal qualities
Edusave Merit Bursary$200Good learning attitude and conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725
Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)$100Good improvement in learning attitude and has good conduct

Edusave Awards for Primary 3 Students

Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$200Top 2% of school in character and personal qualities
Edusave Merit Bursary$200Top 25% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725
Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)$100Good improvement in learning attitude and has good conduct

Edusave Awards for Primary 4 Students

Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$350Top 2% of school in character and personal qualities
Edusave Award for Achievement, Good Leadership and Service (EAGLES)$250Top 10% of school in leadership, service and non-academic excellence
Edusave Merit Bursary$250Top 25% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725
Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)$150Top 10% of school cohort in improvement in academic performance and has good conduct

Edusave Awards for Primary 5 Students

Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$350Top 2% of school in character and personal qualities
Edusave Scholarship for Government, Government-Aided and Specialised Schools$350Top 10% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Edusave Award for Achievement, Good Leadership and Service (EAGLES)$250Top 10% of school in leadership, service and non-academic excellence
Edusave Merit Bursary$250Top 25% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725
Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)$150Top 10% of school cohort in improvement in academic performance and has good conduct

Edusave Awards for Primary 6 Students

Edusave AwardAmountCriteria
Edusave Character Award$350Top 2% of school in character and personal qualities
Edusave Scholarship for Government, Government-Aided and Specialised Schools$350Top 10% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Edusave Award for Achievement, Good Leadership and Service (EAGLES)$250Top 10% of school in leadership, service and non-academic excellence
Edusave Merit Bursary$250Top 25% of school cohort in academic performance and has good conduct
Monthly household income is either equal to or less than $6,900 or per capita income is equal to or less than $1,725
Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)$150Top 10% of school cohort in improvement in academic performance and has good conduct

How many Edusave academic awards can a primary school student receive in a year?

A primary school student in Singapore can only receive one of the three academic awards below per year:

  • Edusave Good Progress Award (GPA)
  • Edusave Merit Bursary (EMB)
  • Edusave Scholarship for Government, Government-Aided and Specialised Schools

If the student receives the EMB after receiving the GPA, the award money from the GPA will top up the award money from the EMB.