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Financial Assistance Scheme

Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS)

Singaporean students may apply for financial assistance from the Ministry of Education.  The criteria for eligibility is as follows:

  •          Family’s gross household income: not exceeding $2750/- per month
  •          Family’s per capita income (PCI): not exceeding $690/- per month

Interested students may obtain the FAS application form by:

  •          Requesting it from the school’s General Office; or
  •          Requesting for the application form via email (please send request to: admin_stmargaretss@moe.edu.sg); or
  •          Download it from here

To submit the completed FAS application form, students may:
  •          Drop the hardcopy form and supporting documents into the assigned pigeon-hole at the school’s General Office; or
  •          Scan the form and all supporting documents, and email it to the school (Email address: admin_stmargaretss@moe.edu.sg)

Window period and deadline for submission of FAS application form (for FAS to take effect from Jan 2021):

Level

Window Period for Submission 
(excluding Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays)

Deadline

For Secondary 1 (2020) students 
going to Secondary 2 (2021)

Monday, 26 October – Friday, 20 November 2020

Friday, 20 November 2020

For Secondary 2 students (2020) 
going to Secondary 3 (2021)

Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020# – Friday, 20 November 2020

Friday, 20 November 2020

For Secondary 3 students (2020) 
going to Secondary 4 (2021)

Monday, 26 October – Friday, 20 November 2020

Friday, 20 November 2020

For Sec 4-6 to 4-8 students (2020) 
going to Secondary 5 (2021)

Thursday, 17 December 2020* – Friday, 8 January 2021

Friday, 8 January 2021

For new Secondary 1 students (2021)

Tuesday, 22 December 2020* – Friday, 8 January 2021

Friday, 8 January 2021

Tentative – dependent on date of release of N-level results / S1 Posting results
# Secondary 2 students should confirm their allocated S3 class (for 2021) before submitting their FAS application form.