PayPal Pte Ltd Establishes Bursary at SMU School of Information Systems
Friday Nov 08,2019
Online payments firm PayPal has established a bursary gift of $32,000, available to full-time undergraduates from the School of Information Systems (SIS) at the Singapore Management University (SMU). It supports financially challenged and deserving undergraduates, motivating them to achieve academic excellence.
With SMU, PayPal established its first-ever fintech scholarship in 2017 and the Women Luminaries Program Scholarship in 2019. Both scholarships support exceptional student talent in SIS and encourage these undergraduates to pursue a career in technology after graduation.
PayPal is committed to democratising financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Their open digital payments platform gives 277 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo, Xoom and iZettle, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their accounts in 25 currencies.