Scholarships / Institution Sponsorships with SingHealth
Degree Conversion Scholarship (2016-2017)
The Degree Conversion Healthcare Scholarship is offered to outstanding Year 3 Diploma Holders or recent diploma graduates in Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Radiation Therapy and Diagnostic Radiography, who are keen to pursue a degree conversion course in these fields at local or overseas universities.

The Degree Conversion Healthcare Scholarship is awarded in the form of a Healthcare Merit Award (HMA). Outstanding students with strong leadership qualities may be awarded the top-tier Healthcare Merit Scholarship (HMS).

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Applicants must:
 
  • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who will take up citizenship before start of degree course
  • Be on track to attain a Diploma with Merit/Distinction, or graduated with a Diploma with Merit/Distinction
  • Possess good Co-Curricular Activities record
  • Have a passion for public healthcare
  • Demonstrate strong leadership qualities and excellent communication skills
  • Not be under any existing sponsorship bond with any of the Public Healthcare Institutions

COURSES OF STUDY
  • Diagnostic Radiography
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiation Therapy

Scholars will pursue their undergraduate studies at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) or reputable overseas universities.

BOND
 
Duration of Course Type of Studies Bond Period
 1-year  Local  2 years
 Overseas  3 years
 2 years  Local  4 years
 Overseas  6 years

VALUE

Scholars will be sponsored for the following during their undergraduate studies or degree conversion course, where applicable:
 
  • Tuition fees and compulsory charges
  • Monthly maintenance allowance
  • Pre-Studies Allowance (e.g. Settling In, Warm Clothing, Computer)
  • Return economy airfare (for overseas studies only)
  • Clinical Placement Allowance (for overseas studies only)
  • Sponsorship for approved developmental activities, such as Student Exchange Programmes, Professional seminars and conferences during course of study

CONTACT US

For more information, please visit
http://healthcarescholarships.sg/scholarships/degree
Deadline: 31 Mar 2017, Fri