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Scholarship Roundup (January 2021)

Fri, 01/15/2021 Zhou Mei An
Scholarship Roundup (January 2021)

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According to the news, students are more unsure about foreign study these days, as the pandemic continues to affect travel. So we’ve gone local this Roundup, with three scholarships that will pave your way through any of our universities!

1.     LTA Local Undergraduate Scholarship (Full-term & Mid-term)

Land Transport Authority


Building the land transport of tomorrow takes more than just steel and concrete. We need people with a genuine passion for land transport who will treasure the opportunity to enhance the travel experience of commuters and road users.


In LTA, you get to define and create the networks that will form the arteries to keep Singapore moving. With over 5,000 employees engaged in a wide variety of projects ranging from mega construction projects such as the Downtown Line and projects on the cutting edge of technology such as the ERP II, to formulation of policies to boost green transportation, LTA offers diverse and exciting opportunities for you to grow into a competent land transport professional.


Create a legacy by leaving your mark on Singapore’s land transport landscape.


·        Outstanding GCE ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level / NUS High / International Baccalaureate (IB) / Diploma Results

·        Outstanding University results (for current undergraduates)

·        Good track record of co-curricular activities

·        Singaporean or Singapore Permanent Resident

Deadline: 31 Mar 2021, Wed

Apply here

2.     Local Merit Scholarship (LMS)

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)


The Local Merit Scholarship (LMS) supports highly qualified and promising individuals with an undergraduate education at a local university before starting their careers in one of the Home Team Departments. An LMS scholar will be given opportunities to take on leadership positions in the Home Team.


·        Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up Singapore citizenship

·        Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records and physical fitness (PES A or B)

·        GCE ‘A’ Levels (with at least 10 academic units), International Baccalaureate (IB), Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent

·        Good performance in National Service

·        Keen interest in a career with the Home Team

Deadline: 15 Mar 2021, Mon

Apply here!

3.     BCA Local Undergraduate Scholarship

Building and Construction Authority


Building and Construction Authority (BCA) is offering young talents an opportunity to take up career as a professional in shaping a Safe, High Quality, Sustainable and Friendly Built environment.


·        Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents [PR]

·        Excellent GCE 'O' and 'A' level results

·        Excellent Diploma results (for Polytechnic students)

·        Excellent CCA records

Application period:

Early Cycle

·        For JC students, you may apply with your preliminary results.

·        For Poly students, please apply with your results for 5 semesters.

·        Open for Application: 1 Nov 2020

·        Closing Date: 31 Jan 2021

Main Cycle

·        For JC students, you may apply with your ‘A’ Level results.

·        For Poly students, please apply with your results for 6 semesters.

·        Open for Application: 1 Feb 2021

·        Closing Date: 28 Mar 2021

Apply here



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