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Temasek Foundation has partnered with NUS College to support talented undergraduates in growing as global citizens, alongside their pursuit of education.
NUS student Christopher Robin’s design inspires the graduating class of 2023 to illuminate the lives of their juniors
The visiting professorships were established through a US$2 million gift from the Jones Day Foundation
First of its kind in SE Asia, the ArClab will serve as a valuable case site for teaching and research into conservation practices.
New professorship in humanities and sciences established with $2 million donation to boost interdisciplinary education at NUS. The Peggy Wai Chee Leong-Hochstadt Professorship in Humanities and Sciences will further strengthen cross-disciplinary learning at the NUS College of Humanities and Sciences.
The past century has been filled with many novel medical discoveries and even moonshots for the Obstetrics & Gynaecology (O&G) Department at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. From producing Asia’s first in-vitro fertilised baby to cultivating an ever-expanding pool of award-winning scientists and clinicians, the department is now actively exploring future frontiers such as studying reproduction and fertility issues in the space-faring age.
NUS is one of nine leading universities selected to join the Eric and Wendy Schmidt AI in Science Postdoctoral Fellowship, a programme of Schmidt Futures.
NUS Alumnus Mr David Ho ('72) rallies batchmates to give back to their alma mater again.
Citadel supercharges talent pipeline with student prize for Computer Science majors.
Music can play an important role in achieving well-being, shared three speakers at an NUS Giving Experience Leadership Series session.
The Donor Appreciation Event 2022, brought guests, donors and members of the NUS community together for a delightful celebration of gratitude and future making.
The See the Possibility Campaign was launched on 17 November 2022, at a special event that allowed donors and guests, along with members of the National University of Singapore (NUS) community, a platform for an open exchange of ideas that illuminate the understanding of pertinent issues today.
At an NUS Giving Experience Leadership Series session, guests toured the NUS Baba House, a beautifully restored ancestral home of a Straits Chinese family built in the late 1890s.
Guests enjoyed an exclusive tour of the various facilities within the Department and had the opportunity to hear from faculty members on their research and expertise.
The Annual Giving Appreciation Night 2022 celebrated future-making with donors and partners who have helped to seed opportunities for a brighter future.
Accountancy alumna Ms Koh Seoh Hoon (’74) dedicated a legacy gift to her alma mater.
Singapore Exchange Group Chief Executive Officer Loh Boon Chye (’89) is a big believer in gratitude and giving.
Kai Nargolwala lives by the Zoroastrian principles of Huxta, Humata, Huvarshta (Good Words, Good Thoughts, Good Deeds).
Legal legend Mr Tan Ah Tah's legacy lives on through a legacy gift from his daughter.
2,300 participants came together for NUS Run BIG 2022, with all race proceeds going towards NUS Annual Giving Bursaries.
Experts underlined the need to invest in public health systems in the wake of the pandemic.
Guests at the Benefactor Campus Experience enjoyed a day of learning, interactions and hands-on experiences.
NUS Scholar Preston Wong came up with a recipe to save good food from being wasted.
The GeronTech Showcase engaged residents and showcased 21 exhibits at the University's Health District @ Queenstown.
3 NUS Alumni from the Department of Food Science and Technology shared their innovations in healthy food and beverages.
The Tahir Foundation made a S$1 million gift to provide more scholarships for their postgraduate students.
At the Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day 2022, the founders of food start-up, Curated Culture, shared their business journey.
With over 800 guests at the Bukit Timah Homecoming 2022 celebration, the NUS Development Office Annual Giving team raised awareness of NUS Giving and secured gifts, with a booth at the event.
Health and Wellness Guru Bryan Gan shared Qi Gong movements and other tips for wellness at an NUS Giving Experience Masterclass.
The Widjaja family made a generous gift of S$5 million to support initiatives under Health District @ Queenstown, a first-of-its-kind multi-stakeholder collaboration to increase healthy longevity, enable purposeful longevity, promote intergenerational bonding, and support a community for all ages.
NUS Computing has received a generous multi-year donation from leading homegrown consumer Internet company, Sea, to establish the Sea Olympiad Scholarship.
The NUS School of Continuing and Lifelong Education and Temasek Foundation start a new programme to nurture Singapore youths.
Receiving the Chia Siew Wong Bursary made it possible for Melanis to pursue her interests, including representing Singapore as World Miss University Singapore 2019.
The Foo Hai Ch’an Monastery made a gift to support scholarships and fellowships in Buddhist Studies at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
The newly launched Enhanced Financial Aid Scheme will support more NUS students who are in financial need.
Non-profit organisation Conservation International gifted scholarships supporting the Master of Science in Biodiversity Conservation and Nature-based Climate Solutions.
NUS has received a generous donation of S$10 million from Ho Bee Land which will be channelled towards Teach Singapore, a flagship university-wide community outreach programme.
Members from the Tan Jiak Kim Circle enjoyed an exclusive visit to the NUS Sensor.AI Systems Labs.
Established with a generous gift of S$30 million from the Lien Foundation, the Centre for Holistic Initiatives for Learning and Development, will provide a multi-disciplinary approach to improve the health and developmental outcomes of children in Singapore and beyond.
The Goh Keng Swee Foundation made a generous gift of S$1.2 million in support of medical education at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.
Medtech firm Neoasia sets up bursaries to empower the next generation through education.
At an NUS Giving Experience session, Prof Roger Foo shared how molecular tools and gene therapy can combat heart diseases.
The dentistry community came together to raise funds for a bursary in honour of Emeritus Professor Chew Chong Lin
Top Class Champions and NUS Faculties, Schools and Halls of Residence were recognised in the Commencement Class Giving 2021 Awards.
Guests enjoyed a rare glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes at the NUS Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum.
The NUS Development Office introduced the new brand identity for its NUS Giving campaign at a launch event themed “Seeding Future Changemakers” on 16 Dec 2021.
Undergraduate Michela Vieri found her wings at NUS, where she is empowered to let her imagination take flight with a winning design for the 2022 Commencement Class Giving campaign.
With generous support from Temasek, NUS will further its work on hydrogen technologies and blue carbon ecosystems.
Themed 'Heritage Through Generations', the NUS Giving Report 2020/2021 features stories of our donors’ generous support and the difference they have made to the NUS community and beyond.
The NUS Development Office organised a special virtual Chocolate Appreciation workshop to thank Annual Giving donors.
The Goh Soon Tioe Leadership Award celebrates the 110th birth anniversary of Mr Goh Soon Tioe and enables students to further their musical growth.
In appreciation of their contributions, Annual Giving donors were treated to a special virtual terrarium-making workshop.
NUS Law students show commitment and creativity to help vulnerable communities in Singapore who were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
NUS Law alumnus and Scholarship recipient Joseph Lum pays it forward by volunteering to help others seek access to justice.
The Collectve Advisors’ Bursary is a “trampoline” for NUS students to bounce to greater heights.
Tech titan, Atos, supports student-led community service programmes at NUS Medicine.
Leading horticulturist Dr Wilson Wong shared how to grow your own food at a virtual talk at the the Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day 2021.
Speakers at an NUS Giving Experience Webinar session shared key insights on establishing the right lifestyle habits from a young age.
In a virtual forum, Talking Philanthropy, keynote speaker Mr Ban Ki-moon and thought leaders discussed issues related to philanthropy around the world.
Yale-NUS College alumnus Mr Aditya Talwar ('20) deepened his understanding of China and Chinese culture with support from the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation.
The new Centre for Computing for Social Good & Philanthropy, established with a gift from the Mrs Lee Choon Guan Trust Fund, aims to cultivate a philanthropic ethos among future tech leaders.
NUS alumni Preston Wong ('13) and Kenneth Ham ('17) shared their journey creating food-saving app, treatsure.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today received gifts totalling S$6 million from the Prima Group, in conjunction with its diamond anniversary, which will support a professorship, scholarships and research in food sciences.
3 NUS alumni shared their experience on innovative farming at an NUS Giving Experience Webinar.
The University has received its largest-ever gift from corporate donor, Sea Limited, to advance Computing research and education.
NUS Giving launched a new brand identity with a fresh look that celebrates future-making.
Thought leaders and industry captains gathered to share insights on the global economy in the new normal.
NUS student creates winning design for Commencement Class Giving, inspired by NUS values.
An NUS Giving Experience Leadership Series uncovers ways of mitigating food sustainability issues.
At Yale-NUS College, committed staff and faculty give back as donors to positively impact students' lives.
Scholarship recipient Quah Pern Jie dedicates himself to bringing technology to life and grooming the next generation of software developers.
IDentif.AI, is a ground-breaking platform that accelerates combination therapy for infectious diseases using AI.
The Jane Sun and John Wu Sunshine Award paved the way for NUS alumna's major breakthrough.
Speakers at an NUS Giving Webinar Series shared their experiences as women in the tech industry.
Tan Jiak Kim Circle (TJK Circle) members were invited for an exclusive visit to the Food Science and Technology Laboratories.
Experts gathered at an NUS Giving Legacy Forum for an engaging discussion on legacy planning.
The Lembaga Biasiswa Kenangan Maulud (LBKM) made a gift towards a Scholarship at NUS Computing.
Class Champions and NUS Faculties, Schools and Halls of Residences were recognised at the Commencement Class Giving 2020 Awards.
The Tan Wang Cheow & Tan Guek Ming Study Award helps Yale-NUS students with their financial needs.
At an NUS Giving Experience, two experts shared ways one can add joy, zest, magic and sparkle to their lives.
Scholarship recipient Corneles Jaemes D'silva is empowered to make a mark in digital finance.
An NUS Giving Experience enabled guests to enjoy Ms Ng Eng Teng's works.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) Giving Report 2019/2020 features stories of our donors’ generous support and the difference they have made to the NUS community and beyond. 2020 has been a year marked by unprecedented uncertainty yet the stories in the Report showcase an extraordinary outpouring of generosity that is united by a desire to empower generations, promote knowledge creation and encourage innovation.
Having benefited greatly from bursary support rendered by alumni and faculty members, Ms Daphne Won knows very well how financial aid can go a long way in helping to defray university expenses. Now an accomplished Shopee engineer, she has not forgotten to pay it forward.
For every kilometre that Phil runs, he intends to make a matching dollar-for-kilometre gift to the SCG
Imagine a future where multiple medications come in a single pill
"I hope you recognise that your gift is not just a number, but it is a lifeline for someone; someone like me"
Donors lend their support for an unforgettable 32nd IOI in Singapore
He credits his Engineering education at NUS for preparing him to run his start-up, Market Boy
RoboMaster advocates the growth mindset — a belief that our intelligence or skills can always be developed regardless of our initial inexperience
The healthcare system was designed at a time when the greatest need was for acute episodic conditions but with the rise of long-term conditions, the challenge is to re-design and re-engineer
Motivated to aid deserving students, many have stepped forward to make recurring gifts
It is often the low-income families that are most adversely affected as they struggle with new norms
The Study Award was established with the intention of inspiring current and future alumni to give back towards their alma mater
The University’s first-ever virtual Donor Appreciation Event
Retirement planning is ideally a life-long process, and best when you start early
Donor backs research at new NUS Centre which studies nature’s ability to heal itself
The Yale-NUS Study Award enables students to engage with different opportunities
The disruption, immediate challenges and the opportunities amid the uncertainties
The Award was established in loving memory of the late Chairman’s contributions
The United States has enjoyed unchallenged global leadership but today, a new superpower is emerging
Mapletree Investments makes a financial gift to advance NUS researchers’ efforts that produced the world’s first rubber aerogels
Bringing our partners and friends one step closer to understanding the process that transforms generosity to impact
The research project is aptly titled IDentif.AI - Identifying Infectious Disease Combination Therapy with Artificial Intelligence
Often, an act of kindness can go on to create huge waves of impact
Annual giving campaigns are an important way to build a culture of giving at Yale-NUS College
With the need to minimise face-to-face interactions, many of us have gone digital to find new ways to live, work and play
In times of darkness, corporate philanthropy shines bright in the public-spirited Sun Life Singapore
A new generation of Singaporeans who are passionate about improving the well-being of people and the environment
Founding benefactor The Starr Foundation encourages diversity and intercultural engagement at Yale-NUS
In a matter of months, the world has been transformed due to COVID-19, but how long will these impacts on the environment last?
Inaugural artists of the Artist-in-Residence programme interact with ecology to create engaging artworks
A look into common Estate Planning tools and how to better protect our loved ones
Ee Peng Liang Scholarship Recipient is working towards a more caring society
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