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Scholarships 2018

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Singapore Airlines Limited

Singapore Airlines Open Overseas Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All courses are considered except Architecture, Biomedical, Biotechnology, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy.
Universities / Institutions: Top universities overseas
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Maintenance allowance
• One-off pre-studies allowance
• Air passage at beginning and end of course
• Annual trip to any point on Singapore Airlines' global network
• Reimbursement of fees for university applications and entrance tests
• Vacation attachments to a Singapore Airlines office
Requirements: • Strong academic records in Secondary School and Junior College/International Baccalaureate (IB)/Polytechnic
• Strong leadership qualities as demonstrated in CCA and National Service (if applicable)
Bond Duration: 6 years

Singapore Airlines - Mendaki Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All courses are considered except Architecture, Biomedical, Biotechnology, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy.
Universities / Institutions: Top universities overseas
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Maintenance allowance
• One-off pre-studies allowance
• Air passage at beginning and end of course
• Annual trip to any point on Singapore Airlines' global network
• Reimbursement of fees for university applications and entrance tests
• Vacation attachments to a Singapore Airlines office
Requirements: • Applicant must be a Muslim Singapore Citizen
• Strong academic records in Secondary School and Junior College/International Baccalaureate (IB)/Polytechnic
• Strong leadership qualities as demonstrated in CCA or National Service (if applicable)
Bond Duration: 6 years

Singapore Airlines - SINDA Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All courses are considered except Architecture, Biomedical, Biotechnology, Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy.
Universities / Institutions: Top universities overseas
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Maintenance allowance
• One-off pre-studies allowance
• Air passage at beginning and end of course
• Annual trip to any point on Singapore Airlines' global network
• Reimbursement of fees for university applications and entrance tests
• Vacation attachments to a Singapore Airlines office
Requirements: • Applicant or any one parent of applicant, must be a Singapore Citizen belonging to an Indian sub ethnic group
• Strong academic records in Secondary School and Junior College/ International Baccalaureate (IB)/Polytechnic
• Strong leadership qualities as demonstrated in CCA or National Service (if applicable)
Bond Duration: 6 years
 

Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS)

SgIS Full-Term

Courses / Disciplines: Dependent on sponsoring organisations’ requirements. Visit www. singaporeindustryscholarship.sg for the list of sponsored courses of study.
Universities / Institutions: • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
• Singapore Management University (SMU)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
• Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD)
Value & Benefits: • Full tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Maintenance and other allowances
• Hostel allowance
• Overseas exchange allowance
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens
• Good GCE 'A' Level certification, International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma, NUS High School Diploma or Polytechnic Diploma
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) record and leadership achievements
• Passion to contribute to strategic sectors in Singapore.
• Seeking admission or have been accepted for admission to the following institutions across all disciplines (excluding Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare-related disciplines):
  - Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  - National University of Singapore (NUS)
  - Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
  - Singapore Management University (SMU)
  - Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
  - Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
Bond Duration: 3 years with sponsoring organisation (for SIT graduates)
4 years with sponsoring organisation (for NTU / NUS / SMU / SUSS / SUTD graduates).

SgIS Mid-Term Overseas

Courses / Disciplines: Dependent on sponsoring organisations’ requirements. Visit www. singaporeindustryscholarship.sg for the list of sponsored courses of study.
Universities / Institutions: • Good reputable universities overseas.
Value & Benefits: Scholarship will be given in the form of a one-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses

Applicants with more than 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application
• SGD 60,000

Applicants with 1 to 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application
• SGD 40,000
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens
• Have completed at least 1 academic semester in an overseas university and have not embarked on final year of study at point of application
• Good undergraduate results across all disciplines (excluding Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare-related disciplines) from an overseas university
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) record and leadership achievements
• Passion to contribute to strategic sectors in Singapore.
Bond Duration: 3 years with sponsoring organisations for applicants with more than 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application.
2 years with sponsoring organisations for applicants with 1 to 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application

SgIS Mid-Term Local

Courses / Disciplines: Dependent on sponsoring organisations’ requirements. Visit www. singaporeindustryscholarship.sg for the list of sponsored courses of study.
Universities / Institutions: • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
• Singapore Management University (SMU)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
• Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD)
Value & Benefits: Scholarship will be given in the form of a one-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses

Applicants with more than 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application
• SGD 50,000

Applicants with 1 to 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application
• SGD 30,000
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens
• Have completed at least 1 academic semester in a local university (as per SgIS Full- Term) and have not embarked on final year of study at point of application
• Good undergraduate results across all disciplines (excluding Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare-related disciplines)
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) record and leadership achievements
• Passion to contribute to strategic sectors in Singapore.
Bond Duration: 3 years with sponsoring organisations for applicants with more than 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application.
2 years with sponsoring organisations for applicants with 1 to 2 academic years remaining in university at point of application
 

Singtel Group

Singtel Undergraduate Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All discipline, excluding Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Music, Biomedical, Design & Environment, Education and Sports Science
Universities / Institutions: • National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
• Singapore Management University (SMU)
• Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees coverage
• Competitive living allowances
• One-time laptop allowance
• Fixed overseas exchange* grant
• Internship assignments
• Mentoring and coaching from experienced professionals
• Study bonus for top scholars^
• Opportunity to progress into Singtel’s Management Associate Programme (MAP) or
Specialist Management Associate Programme (SMAP)

*applicable only for overseas exchange programmes offered by the university
^ offered only to scholars who graduate with first class honours or summa cum laude or equivalent
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
• Excellent academic results coupled with active involvement in co-curricular, leadership and community roles
• Demonstrate exemplary leadership and interpersonal skills

Full-term Scholarship:
Acceptance into any of the following institutions:
National University of Singapore (NUS),
Nanyang Technological University (NTU),
Singapore Management University (SMU),
Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD),
and Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)

Mid-term Scholarship:
Year 1 or 2 Undergraduates who are on track for at least an Honours (Distinction) or Magna cum Laude
Bond Duration: Equivalent to the number of years of sponsored studies
 

Singapore Institute of Technology

SIT Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) Scholarship will be awarded to outstanding first year students pursuing their first degree with SIT or its overseas university partner.
Universities / Institutions: Singapore Institute of Technology
Value & Benefits: Tuition fees based on the prevailing cost of the degree programme for Singapore Citizens; other miscellaneous fees
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
• Outstanding academic results
• Possess strong leadership qualities and potential
• Have a good co-curricular activities record
Bond Duration: No bond commitment
 

Singapore Land Authority

SLA Undergraduate Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All courses of study except medicine and dentistry
Universities / Institutions: Reputable Universities (Local and Overseas)
Value & Benefits: Overseas Scholarship
• Tuition Fees and Compulsory Fees
• Return Airfare
• Maintenance Allowance
• Pre-studies Allowance

Local Scholarship
• Tuition Fees and compulsory Fees
• Maintenance Allowance
• Overseas Student Exchange Programme Allowance
• Hostel Allowance
• Pre-studies Allowance
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Excellent academic results (A-level, International Baccalaureate)
• Outstanding university results (for current undergraduates)
• Active participation in Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) with strong leadership qualities
• Be medically fit

Internship
• Suitable candidates may be offered an internship at SLA to provide them the opportunity to experience the work at SLA and to assess their performance before a scholarship offer
• Scholars will also intern with SLA at least once during their studies.
Bond Duration: Local
4 years

Overseas
6 years

Singapore GeoSpatial Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: Local Undergraduate Scholarship
• NUS Bachelor of Arts with a major in Geography and a minor in Geographic Information System (GIS)
• SMU Bachelor of Science (Information Systems) with a major in Smart-City Management & Technology
• Other courses of study in the local approved universities with at least a specialisation or a minor in GIS.

Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship
Course of Study: Geospatial and geospatial-related courses of study in approved overseas universities. Some examples of courses of study include:
• Geomatics
• Geoinformatics
• Spatial Information Science
• Geographic Information Technology
• Geographic Information System
• Remote Sensing
Universities / Institutions: Reputable Universities (Local and Overseas)
Value & Benefits: Overseas Scholarship
• Tuition Fees and Compulsory Fees
• Return Airfare
• Maintenance Allowance
• Pre-studies Allowance
• Sponsorship for Geospatial industry courses and seminars

Local Scholarship
• Tuition Fees and compulsory Fees
• Maintenance Allowance
• Overseas Student Exchange Programme Allowance
• Hostel Allowance
• Pre-studies Alowance
• Sponsorship for Geospatial industry courses and seminars
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Active participation in Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) with strong leadership qualities
• Medically fit

Full Term Scholarship
GCE A Level, International Baccalaureate and Polytechnic

Mid Term Scholarship
Local Undergraduate Scholarship:
• NUS Bachelor of Arts with a major in Geography and a minor in Geographic Information System (GIS)
• Other courses of study in the local approved universities with at least a specialisation or a minor in GIS

Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship:
Geospatial and geospatial-related courses of study in approved overseas universities
Bond Duration: Local: 4 years

Overseas: 6 years

Service Commitment
Both the local and overseas scholars will work in 2 of the participating public agencies while serving their bonds.
 

CSA / GovTech / IMDA

Smart Nation Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: ICT related courses^ Example of courses but list is not meant to be exhaustive:

• Computer Science
• Computer Engg,
• Electrical & Electronic Engg
• Mechanical Engg
• Information Technology
• Information Systems &/or Design
• Information Engg
• Information & Comms
• Engg in Product Development
• Systems Engg
• Maths/Statistics/Economics
• Behavioural Science
• Physics
• Law (specifically for IMDA)

^If currently not in a ICT related course but interested to take up a double degree in ICT, you will also be considered.
Universities / Institutions: Renowned overseas or local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas/Local Award includes:
• Sponsorship of full tuition fees and other compulsory fees
• Mid-term scholars^ (overseas or local) may opt to backdate the scholarship
• Living allowance for day-to-day expenses such as bills and living costs
• Opportunities for sponsorship of approved student exchange programmes, seminars and conferences
• Opportunities for sponsorship of professional courses/certifications taken during course of study
• Possibility of addtional sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
• Upon graduation, direct admission to a talent programme with the chosen agency

^ For mid-term applications: Must have completed at least 2 terms of studies with graded results at the point of application and have not embarked on final year of study.
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens (includes Permanent Residents who are taking up Singapore Citizenship).
• Outstanding GCE ‘A’ Level results (or equivalent) or Polytechnic Diploma.
• Exemplary co-curricular activities record.
• Passionate about having a technology career.
• Pursue an ICT-related degree programme
Bond Duration: Overseas Studies: 6 years
Local Studies: 4 years
 

SkillsFuture Singapore And Workforce Singapore

SSG-WSG Joint Undergraduate Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All disciplines (except Medicine and Dentistry)
Universities / Institutions: Local Universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition & Compulsory Fees
• Maintenance Allowance
• Hostel Fees (if applicable)
• Pre-studies Allowance (once-off)
• Sponsorship for Approved Student Exchange Programme
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident
• Good academic performance with strong leadership qualities and a good co-curricular activities record
• Possess a passion to shape an exceptional learning landscape and future-ready workforce
• Currently not holding other scholarships

Full-Term Scholarship
• Good GCE 'A' Level or Polytechnic or equivalent (including International Baccalaureate and NUS High School Diploma) results

Mid-Term Scholarship
• Current undergraduates from local universities with good academic results
Bond Duration: Full-Term Scholarship 4 years
Mid-Term Scholarship Up to 3 years
 

ST Engineering

ST Engineering Overseas and Local Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: • Engineering courses
• Double Degree programme with one degree in Engineering
• Other courses that are relevant to the businesses of ST Engineering such as Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Naval Architecture and etc
Universities / Institutions: Local & reputable overseas universities.
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowances
• Return economy airfare (for overseas studies)
• Attachment/internship opportunities in ST Engineering companies
• Possibility of sponsorship for exchange programme and Master's degree (within stipulated sponsorship period)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens
• Excellent GCE 'A' Level results or equivalent qualifications e.g. NUS High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate or Polytechnic Diploma
• Outstanding CCA record with achievements demonstrating strong leadership qualities
• Passion for Engineering and Technology
Bond Duration: 4 to 6 years depending on the duration/value of the scholarship awarded.

ST Engineering Overseas Scholarship (China)

Courses / Disciplines: • Engineering courses
• Double Degree programme with one degree in Engineering
• Other courses that are relevant to the businesses of ST Engineering such as Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Naval Architecture and etc
Universities / Institutions: Top universities in China.
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowances
• Return economy airfare (for overseas studies)
• Attachment/internship opportunities in ST Engineering companies
• Possibility of sponsorship for exchange programme and Master's degree (within stipulated sponsorship period)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens
• Excellent GCE 'A' Level results or equivalent qualifications e.g. NUS High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate or Polytechnic Diploma
• Outstanding CCA record with achievements demonstrating strong leadership qualities
• Passion for Engineering and Technology
Bond Duration: 4 to 6 years depending on the duration/value of the scholarship awarded.
 

Singapore Tourism Board

STB Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All undergraduate courses except Medicine, Dentistry, Law and Architecture.
Universities / Institutions: Recognised and reputable top overseas universities in countries such as USA, UK, Europe, China, Japan, Korea, India and Singapore.
Value & Benefits: All tuition and compulsory fees; One time Pre-studies allowance; Maintenance allowances ; Language study fees (where applicable); Sponsorship for Overseas exchange or summer programmes, subject to the Board’s criteria and approval.

Scholars are required to serve a mininimal 10-weeks internship in STB HQ during the course of your study. Allowances where applicable will be provided for the return trip and throughout the internship period.

Scholars may also pursue a postgraduate programme (up to a year) subject to the Board’s criteria and approval after completion of their undergraduate studies, without an extension of the bond period.
Requirements: • Excellent academic ('O' and 'A' levels or equivalent) results and achievement in CCA
• Possess strong leadership abilities
• Excellent analytical and communication skills
• A burning passion for the tourism industry and a strong desire to contribute to the growth of Singapore’s tourism sector.
• Other important criteria (specific to STB) we consider include our values which are: Integrity, Team, Courage, Care and Passion!
Bond Duration: English speaking countries: 6 years
Non-English speaking countries: 5 years
Local: 4 years