IAN AND PEONY FERGUSON SCHOLARSHIP (2010)
In life, his generosity and compassion loomed large. The engineer and entrepreneur was known for building enduring relationships and tirelessly lending a helping hand to friends and those in need.
Mr Ian Ferguson continues to touch lives through such scholarships for financially disadvantaged students. This is made possible by the Ian Ferguson Foundation, which he set up in 1974. His wife, Mrs Peony Ferguson, helms the Foundation.
IAN FERGUSON SCHOLARSHIP (2006)
Mr Ian Ferguson, a civil engineer and successful entrepreneur from the UK, spent much of his working life in Asia. In 1974, he had the foresight to establish the Ian Ferguson Foundation to perpetuate his legacy of giving back to the local community. The Foundation was activated in 2001 upon his passing. The first gifts were made in 2003 upon receiving the monies from his estate. A decade later, Mr Ferguson’s generosity and compassion continues to touch lives. The Ian Ferguson Scholarship helps students-in-need further their education, and acts as a stepping-stone for their greater achievements.
This Scholarship serves financially needy Singaporean undergraduates in their second year of study, who have demonstrated academic aptitude.
INFINEUM SINGAPORE – NUS CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP (2015)
Infineum is a leader in the field of lubricant and fuel additives. Its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives are in line with the Responsible Care programme. One CSR guiding principle is to support education and research on the health, safety and environmental effects of its products and processes.
Infineum’s scholarships are awarded to third-year and final-year Chemical Engineering students. They will help nurture the brightest young talent and provide them with the necessary skills for their future careers.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP (1984)
The Information Technology Management Association (ITMA) is a professional association that brings together a community of successful and forward-looking IT leaders who make a difference to the IT industry in Singapore. It strives to be a centre of excellence for IT leadership, harnessing IT management best practices for the success of businesses and nurturing new generations of CIOs.
To support the next generation of IT professionals, the Association made a gift to establish this Scholarship. The award is given to outstanding undergraduate students in the Computing (Honours) programme.