Prizes

Png Poh Seng Prize

In 2003, Professor Ivan Png (faculty member of NUS) donated a gift of $15,000 to establish a prize for the Best Graduate Student in History in honour of his father, Dr Png Poh Seng, a former member of the Department. The prize is valued at $750 and will be awarded annually.

Tan Suan Imm History Prize

In 2011, Mrs Tan Suan Imm pledged a gift of S$15,000 to the Department of History for two cash prizes, valued at $500 each to be awarded annually to (1) the Best Masters or PhD History Student for Coursework or Graduate Teaching and (2) Excellent History Graduate Field Research Proposal.