The award recognises the contributions of Malay Language teachers in the teaching and learning of Malay Language; who are exemplary in their efforts in promoting and enhancing the use of Malay Language; and who make a positive impact in students' lives.
Nominees are assessed based on:
a. Their ability to raise the knowledge, skills and interest in the learning of the Malay Language, literature and culture;
b. Their dedication and commitment to the pursuit of excellence in the teaching and learning of the Malay Language in the classrooms and beyond;
c. Their care and concern for the well-being and needs of the students; and
d. The display of the values of ‘Arif’ and ‘Budiman’ * through excellent service as a teacher.
* Arif Budiman – the learned person who contributes to society. The role of Malay Language instruction would be to equip each student with the attitude, skills and knowledge. View publicity poster
For more information, please contact Ms Firda Maisarah:
Secretariat, Malay Language Council Singapore
Language Councils Secretariat
National Library Board
Tel: 6342 4438
Fax: 6342 4222