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The Fund will be setting specific periods
Call for Proposals (CFP) each year in January and July. The 1st window starts in
July 2019 and ends on 15 Aug 2019. 

For more details, please click here.

Love our Languages! Lee Kuan Yew Fund for Bilingualism Community Series  

  • Upcoming talks will be held in August 2019 during Mother Tongue Languages Symposium. More
    details will be announced.

  • Stories & Reading Go Hand in 
    Hand: Nurturing the Reading Habit
    through Story-Telling for
    Preschoolers on 5 October 2019 by
    Mdm Kunawathyammal d/o

    For more details, please click here.
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Connecting Communities & Bridging Generations Through Our Mother Tongue Languages 
In 2018, the Fund launched a series of short videos in its continuous drive to encourage the use of Mother Tongue languages among Singaporeans, especially children and parents. The video series highlights the importance of our Mother Tongue in connecting users; hearts and minds, by bringing people closer to one another.

The series of five videos comprises:

2. Four testimonial videos featuring then-Minister for Education (Schools) Mr Ng Chee Meng, and Singapore artistes, Ms Olivia Ong, Mr Shabir Alam and Mr Taufik Batisah. They talk about their experience in learning their Mother Tongue language, and how it helped them appreciate the language and connect better with others.