Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment And Regional Networking (TF Intl LEaRN) Programme

Supported by Temasek Foundation International, the Temasek Foundation International Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking (TF Intl LEaRN) Programme seeks to develop future leaders with a global outlook through an exchange study in Asia. The LEaRN programme will help facilitate learning excellence, build important network in the region, as well as increase social responsibility amongst the SUTD student community.

SUTD currently has partner universities in the following Asia countries.

  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Hanyang University
  • Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
  • Mahidol University
  • National Chiao Tung University
  • National Taiwan University
  • Pohang University of Science and Technology


Eligble students will be invited by email to apply for the award.



Temasek Foundation International is a Singapore-based non-profit philanthropic organisation that funds and supports programmes, which aim to build capabilities with programme partners in Asia and beyond. These programmes enable human and social capital development, contributing towards a more vibrant and connected global community, with positive networks of cooperation. The programmes also aim to enhance capabilities in the areas of health care, education, public administration, urban management and disaster-response.
Temasek Foundation International, formerly known as Temasek Foundation, was set up in 2007 by Singapore investment company, Temasek. It was renamed Temasek Foundation International in 2016.
Temasek Foundation International also manages the Singapore Technologies Endowment Programme (STEP), which was established in 1997. This programme focuses on social and cultural activities, leadership skills, environmental knowledge and innovation.
Temasek Foundation International is a member of the Temasek Philanthropic Platform, which was established by Temasek to better serve the evolving needs of the wider community, reinforcing its approach to sustainable giving. Since its inception in 1974, Temasek has established 17 endowments, which focus on building people, building communities, building capabilities and rebuilding lives.
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