MN Student Achievements

Dr Edward Charles Winslow Book Prize

Donated in 2004 by Prof Edmund Chui, the sum of $3000 was part of the honorarium received for teaching in the Master of Nursing programme. The Book Prize is named after Dr Edward Charles Winslow, the first local Psychiatrist in Singapore.

  1. Subject to rule 3 below, the book prize is awarded to the most outstanding Master of Nursing student from the Mental Health track.
  2. The prize will be made by the Board of Graduate Studies on the recommendation of the relevant Board of Examiners.
  3. No award will be made unless there is a candidate of sufficient merit.
  4. In the event of there being more than one candidate of sufficient merit, the Board of Examiners will take into consideration the performance of the candidates throughout the course of study.
  5. If no award is made in any year, the funds available will be carried forward to provide for awards in subsequent years.
  6. This gift shall be governed by the University Statutes and Regulations, specifically, Statute 7 on Gifts to the University and the corresponding Regulation.

Lee Foundation Medals in Nursing

Donated by The Lee Foundation in 2012, subject to rule 3 below, a gold medal will be awarded to the best graduating student in each of the following programmes:

  • Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
  • Bachelor of Science (Nursing) (Honours)
  • Master of Nursing
  1. No award will be made unless there is a candidate of sufficient merit
  2. The awards will be awarded by the Board of Graduate/Undergraduate Studies on the recommendation of the Board of Examiners
  3. In the event that there being more than one candidate of equal merit, the Board of Examiners will take into consideration the performance of candidates during the year of study in addition to their research project results.
  4. This gift shall be governed by the University Statutes and Regulations, specifically Statue 7 on Gifts to the University and the corresponding Regulation.

Libby Tin Peh Medal

Donated in 2012 by Dr. Wilfred Peh and his siblings. The medal commemorates their mothers 80th birthday and Dr. Peh’s 10 years of teaching to the MN programme.

The Libby Tin Peh Medal will be awarded annually as follows:

  1. Subject to rule 3 below, the award will be given to the best graduating student of the Master of Nursing programme.
  2. Each award consists of a gold medal.
  3. No award will be made unless there is a candidate of sufficient merit.
  4. The award will be awarded by the Board of Graduate Studies on the recommendation of the Selection Committee.
  5. In the event that there being more than one candidate of equal merit, the Board of Examiners will take into consideration the performance of candidates during the period of candidature in addition to their examination results.
  6. This gift shall be governed by the University Statutes and Regulations, specifically, Statute 7 on Gifts to the University and the corresponding Regulation.

Wee Kim Wee Medal

Donated in 2004 by The Courage Fund, a gold medal per intake is awarded from the proceeds of a capital sum of $30,000. The medal is named after Dr. Wee Kim Wee, former President of Singapore.

The award is governed by the following conditions:

  1. Subject to rule 3 below, the gold medal is awarded to the most outstanding Master of Nursing student.
  2. The prize will be made by the Board of Graduate Studies on the recommendation of the relevant Board of Examiners.
  3. No award will be made unless there is a candidate of sufficient merit.
  4. In the event of there being more than one candidate of sufficient merit, the Board of Examiners will take into consideration the performance of the candidates throughout the course of study.
  5. If no award is made in any year, the funds available will be carried forward to provide for awards in subsequent years.
  6. This gift shall be governed by the University Statutes and Regulations, specifically, Statute 7 on Gifts to the University and the corresponding Regulation.