COMMUNITY PROGRAMMES > Charity Division Programmes > PCF Alumni Book Prize

The PCF Charity Division works to enhance the welfare and interests of both the citizens and residents of Singapore regardless of gender, race or religion. Our programmes provide financial empowerment to the underprivileged. It was set up on the 23 July 2002 with the Institution of a Public Character (IPC) and Charity status granted on both 24th and 25th July 2002 respectively. PCF Charity Division were involved in major programmes such as : 
 

PCF Alumni Book Prize

The PAP Community Foundation (PCF) awards the PCF Alumni Book Prize to one Primary 5 pupil per Primary School in Singapore. Initiated in 2004, this book prize is to recognize the achievements of former PCF students. We would like to seek your assistance in nominating a deserving student in your school to receive the prize worth $200/-. Started in 2004, the award of $200 is meant for
deserving Primary 5 pupil (1 per school). Nomination is done in October, and award disbursed in December each year.
 
The criteria for the prize are as follows:
• the student must have attended pre-school at a PAP Community Foundation Kindergarten or child care centre for at least one year;
• the student has shown good all-round performance in academic results, co-curricular activities, or community service and leadership position;
• the student has performed well among his/her peers.

Once we receive your nomination, we will communicate directly with your student and invite him/her to receive the award from the Member of Parliament/Grassroot Organisations Adviser concerned.