What is ZALORA ?
ZALORA is an online fashion retailer founded in 2012. The company has a presence in Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia & Brunei, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam where it operates as ZALORA and in Australia and New Zealand where it operates as THE ICONIC. We have over 400 brands across our markets.
How many scholars can be awarded the ZALORA Scholarship ?
A total of seven (7) students will be selected as ZALORA Scholars per year. One student will be chosen from each of the following countries: Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. Applications will be open this September.
Who can apply ?
We are looking for bright and creative full-time students studying in tertiary institutions. So whether you are a university student from a public or private school, or if you are currently enrolled in a vocational school, you are eligible for application! This scholarship is open to students from the following countries: Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. Please ensure that your school is our Partner Institution before applying.
Where do I find the application form ?
The application form and the entry submission portal can be found on the website at www.zalora.sg/scholarship.
Is this scholarship need-based or merit-based ?
This scholarship is merit-based. Your academic background will be assessed.
How can the scholarship be used for my education ?
This award will partially cover your tuition fees. Amount to be disbursed varies per market.
I am a full-time international student; can I apply for the scholarship ?
Of course you can! Just be sure to check if your current school is one of our Partner Institution and in these following countries: Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. If you can't find your school from our list of Partner Institutions, get your school's Scholarship & Financial Aid Department to drop us an email at scholarship@hk.zalora.com to find out how they can be a Partner Institution.
If I am sending a link to my entry, do I have to follow the maximum file size and the naming of it ?
If you are not uploading a file on our portal but sending us a link to your blog or YouTube video, you do not have to adhere to the maximum file size and naming rule. All you have to do is ensure that your particular entry type follows the specific given criteria.
I am unsure about how to create an entry based on ‘The Science of Fashion’.
If you need inspiration, check out our post. Still unsure? Pick a medium you are comfortable with that expresses your ideas best. We accept alternative entry types, but first drop us an email at scholarship@hk.zalora.com to let us know more.
Can I send in one application form with multiple entries ?
While we do wish to hear your ideas and appreciate your enthusiasm, to be fair to all applicants, we will only accept one entry per applicant. For multiple submissions submitted by one applicant, only the last entry sent in will be considered.
What is a Partner Institution ?
A Partner Institution is a school that has agreed to take part in the inaugural ZALORA Scholarship scheme. Ensuring that your school is part of the scheme helps us verify the integrity of the applications. Selected students will also be required to provide proof of their enrollment.
What are the benefits of being a ZALORA scholar ?
- Financial support to aid in your education
- Relevant work experience pertaining to an emerging industry
- Original and insightful entries will be published on our scholarship website!
What happens if I win ?
The winner will be announced on the ZALORA Scholarship website, notified by an email from us.