Youth Empowerment & Aspiration Programme (YEAP)

The Youth Empowerment and Aspiration Programme (YEAP) supports less privileged full-time post-secondary students, not only in their educational expenses through the YEAP Grant but also encourages them to pursue their passion, provides them with exposure to real work environment, and develops their life skills through YEAP Inspire.

YEAP Grant

YEAP Grant offers financial support to defray educational expenses of needy and eligible students nominated by post-secondary education institutions.

CDAC will work with the following institutions to invite needy students to receive the CDAC YEAP Grant:

  • Junior Colleges
  • Centralised Institute
  • Integrated Programme (IP) Schools (Year 5 and 6)
  • Polytechnics
  • Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
  • Singapore Sports School (Year 5 and 6)
  • School of the Arts (Year 5 and 6)
  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
  • LASALLE College of the Arts

Quantum

Each nominated student will receive $720 of YEAP Grant per academic year.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Race / Nationality
    Student or one of the parents must be a Chinese Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident

  • Household Income
    Gross monthly household income not exceeding $2,400 or gross per capita income not exceeding $800

YEAP Inspire

YEAP Inspire offers programmes and activities to encourage full-time post-secondary students to pursue their dreams and support them in life skills development.

Programmes include work experience programmes, company visits and life skills workshops to prepare youths for work.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Race / Nationality
    Student or one of the parents must be a Chinese Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Age
    Aged between 17 to 25 years old
  • Household Income
    Gross monthly household income not exceeding $4,800 or gross per capita income not exceeding $1,400

Programmes in 2021

Date Programme Event Flyer
14 Jul – 17 Jul World X by Lifelong Learning Institute and The Astronauts Collective  View
10 Jul & 24 Jul Hello to Hired Workshop
(How to optimise your resume & LinkedIn profile)
 View
22 Jun Stress Management Workshop
(Understanding Stress & Supporting Someone in Distress)
 View
5 Jun & 12 Jun Design your Future Workshop  View
15 May – 24 Jul CDAC X Dell Online Mentoring Programme  View
15 Jan Hatch Immersive+ 2021 Exposure Day  View

Enquiry

Please call 6955 8880 during office hours or email .