BrightSparks Scholarships and Courses 2024

Scholarships and Courses 2024

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Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Read Feature

MPA Local Scholarship 2024

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines (except Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Architecture).
Some examples of courses that are of direct relevance to MPA's work:
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Data Analytics
• Cyber Security
• Economics
• Information Systems
• International Relations
• Law
• Marine Engineering
• Maritime Business
• Naval Architecture
• Political Science
• Any other related courses

Universities / Institutions: Approved Universities in Singapore
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Monthly maintenance allowance
• Other allowance e.g. pre studies allowance
• Opportunity for sponsorship of approved student exchange/summer school programme
• Internship opportunties before and during studies for exposure to the culture of and work in MPA as well as gain insights into the maritime industry

Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PRs)
• Excellent results for GCE 'A' Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent, or Polytechnic Diploma with Merit
• Good CCA track records
• Undergraduates with good university results may also apply

Bond Duration: 4 Years

MPA Mid Term Scholarship 2024

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines (except Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Architecture).
Some examples of courses that are of direct relevance to MPA's work:
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Cyber Security
• Data Analytics
• Economics
• Geography
• Information Systems
• International Relations
• Law
• Marine Engineering
• Maritime Business
• Naval Architecture
• New Energy
• Political Science
• Systems Integration
• Any other related courses

Universities / Institutions: Approved Overseas and Local Universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Monthly maintenance allowance
• Other allowance e.g. pre studies allowance
• Opportunity for sponsorship of approved student exchange/summer school programme
• Internship opportunties before and during studies for exposure to the culture of and work in MPA as well as gain insights into the maritime industry

Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PRs)
• Excellent results for GCE 'A' Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent, or Polytechnic Diploma with Merit
• Good CCA track records
• Undergraduates with good university results may also apply

Bond Duration: Pro-rated according to years of study

MPA Overseas Scholarship 2024 (Asia and Europe)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines (except Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Architecture).
Some examples of courses that are of direct relevance to MPA's work:
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Data Analytics
• Cyber Security
• Economics
• Information Systems
• International Relations
• Law
• Marine Engineering
• Maritime Business
• Naval Architecture
• Political Science
• Any other related courses

Universities / Institutions: Approved Universities in Asia and Europe

Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Monthly maintenance allowance
• Other allowance e.g. pre studies allowance
• Opportunity for sponsorship of approved student exchange/summer school programme
• Internship opportunties before and during studies for exposure to the culture of and work in MPA as well as gain insights into the maritime industry

Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PRs)
• Excellent results for GCE 'A' Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent, or Polytechnic Diploma with Merit
• Good CCA track records
• Undergraduates with good university results may also apply

Bond Duration: 5 - 6 years

MPA Overseas Scholarship 2024 (UK and US)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines (except Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and Architecture).
Some examples of courses that are of direct relevance to MPA's work:
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Data Analytics
• Cyber Security
• Economics
• Information Systems
• International Relations
• Law
• Marine Engineering
• Maritime Business
• Naval Architecture
• Political Science
• Any other related courses

Universities / Institutions: Approved Universities in UK and US
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Monthly maintenance allowance
• Other allowance e.g. pre studies allowance
• Opportunity for sponsorship of approved student exchange/summer school programme
• Internship opportunties before and during studies for exposure to the culture of and work in MPA as well as gain insights into the maritime industry

Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PRs)
• Excellent results for GCE 'A' Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent, or Polytechnic Diploma with Merit
• Good CCA track records
• Undergraduates with good university results may also apply

Bond Duration: 6 Years
 

Ministry of Communications and Information Read Feature

MCI Information Service Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines except Medicine and Dentistry
Universities / Institutions: Local and recognised overseas universities

Value & Benefits: Local
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Maintenance and other allowances

Overseas
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Return economy class airfare
• Maintenance and other allowances
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents intending to take up citizenship
• Possess GCE ‘A’ Levels (minimum 10 academic units), International Baccalaureate (IB) or Mass Communications Polytechnic Diploma holders (with merit) or equivalent
• Have good co-curricular activity (CCA) record
• Possess strong leadership qualities with an interest to pursue a career in the Information Service

Mid Term Scholarship applicants must also:
• Have completed at least one semester of your undergraduate studies and not be in your final year of studies
• Possess good university academic results and is expected to attain at least a Honours (Distinction) degree or equivalent
Bond Duration: (Overseas) English speaking countries (e.g. USA, UK and Australia): 6 years
(Overseas) Non-English speaking countries (e.g. China): 5 years
(Local) Singapore: 4 years

MCI Information Service (Translation) Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: Translation scholars should ideally pursue a degree in the following disciplines:
• Languages (Chinese/Malay/Tamil)
• Linguistics
• Communications
• Translation

• Scholars who take up other academic disciplines should take a minor in Translation or related language/translation module
Universities / Institutions: Local and recognised overseas universities
Value & Benefits: Local
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Maintenance and other allowances

Overseas
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Return economy class airfare
• Maintenance and other allowances
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents intending to take up citizenship
• Possess GCE ‘A’ Levels (minimum 10 academic units), International Baccalaureate (IB) or Mass Communications Polytechnic Diploma holders (with merit) or equivalent
• Have good co-curricular activity (CCA) record
• Possess strong leadership qualities with an interest to pursue a career in the Information Service

Mid-Term Scholarship applicants must also:
• Have completed at least one semester of your undergraduate studies and not be in your final year of studies
• Possess good university academic results and is expected to attain at least a Honours (Distinction) degree or equivalent
Bond Duration: (Overseas) English speaking countries (e.g. USA, UK and Australia): 6 years
(Overseas) Non-English speaking countries (e.g. China): 5 years
(Local) Singapore: 4 years
 

Ministry Of Defence Read Feature

The SAF Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines* with the exception of professional courses such as architecture, medicine, dentistry, etc.

Course Category:
• Arts / Social Sciences
• Economics
• Engineering
• International Relations
• Law*
• Mathematics
• Philosophy, Politics and Economics
• Political Science
• Psychology
• Science / Natural Sciences

* Applicants intending to pursue a degree in Law will not be called to the Bar while serving in the SAF.
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Full salary for the duration of studies (including bonuses)
• Full tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Overseas maintenance and other allowances e.g. books, computer
• Return economy airfare
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Local Studies
• Full salary for the duration of studies (including bonuses)
• Full tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Maintenance and other allowances e.g. books, computer
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 5 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Requirements: • Singapore citizens at point of application.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military career

Bond Duration: 6 years from the point of resumption of service upon graduation

PSC Scholarship Engineering (Defence and Security) (Non-Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Course Category:
Engineering / Science such as
• Aeronautical Engineering
• Architecture
• Chemistry
• Civil Engineering
• Cognitive Science
• Computer Science / Engineering
• Electrical & Electronic Engineering
• Engineering Science
• Marine Engineering
• Materials Science / Engineering
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Naval Architecture
• Physics

The list is not exhaustive.
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Overseas maintenance and other allowances e.g. books, computer
• Return economy airfare
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Local Studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Local maintenance allowance
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 5 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens at point of application.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records

Bond Duration: English Speaking Countries: 6 years
Non-English Speaking Countries: 5 years
Singapore: 4 years (with/without Master's; Double Degrees)

SAF Merit Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines* with the exception of professional courses such as architecture, medicine, dentistry, etc.

Course Category:
• Accountancy / Business / Finance
• Arts / Humanities / Social Sciences
• Economics / Philosophy / Politics
• Engineering
• Law*
• Science
• Technology

* Applicants intending to pursue a degree in Law will not be called to the Bar while serving in the SAF.
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Return economy airfare
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Local Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military career
Bond Duration: 6 years, from the point of resumption of service upon graduation

SAF Engineering Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Course Category:
Engineering / Science such as
• Aeronautical Engineering
• Aerospace Engineering
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry
• Computational Biology
• Computer Engineering
• Computing Science
• Electrical Engineering
• Electronics Engineering
• Environmental Engineering
• Information Engineering & Media
• Information Technology & Business
• Marine Engineering
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechatronics
• Naval Architecture
• Offshore Engineering
• Physics
• Statistics
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Overseas maintenance and other allowances e.g. books, computer
• Return economy airfare
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Local Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 5 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military engineering career
Bond Duration: 6 years, from the point of resumption of service upon graduation

Defence Merit Scholarship (Non-Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines* with the exception of professional courses such as architecture, medicine, dentistry, etc.

Course Category:
• Accountancy / Business / Finance
• Arts / Humanities / Social Sciences
• Economics / Philosophy / Politics
• Engineering
• Law*
• Science
• Technology

* Applicants intending to pursue a degree in Law will not be called to the Bar while serving in the SAF.
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges • Overseas maintenance and other allowances e.g. books, computer
• Return economy airfare
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)

Local Studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 5 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (conditions apply)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records

Bond Duration: Overseas studies:
6 years

Local studies:
4 years

Fulfilment of bond starts from the point of commencement of work in MINDEF

SAF Academic Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines* with the exception of professional courses such as architecture, medicine, dentistry, etc.

* Applicants intending to pursue a degree in Law will not be called to the Bar while serving in the SAF.
Universities / Institutions: Reowned overseas universities / local universities
Value & Benefits: Overseas Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Return economy airfare
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (if applicable)

Local Studies
• Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Tuition fees and other approved academic charges
• Book Allowance
• Computer Allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programme
• Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s (if applicable)

Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military career
Bond Duration: 6 years, from the point of resumption of service upon graduation

SAF Medicine Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Medicine
Universities / Institutions: National University of Singapore (NUS) / Nanyang Technological University
Value & Benefits: • Monthly salary for the duration of studies
• Full tuition fee coverage
• Book allowance
• Computer subsidy
• Accommodation subsidies based on local twin-sharing hostel rates
• Sponsorship of overseas electives
Requirements: • Singaporean or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
• Secured a place in NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine or NTU Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
Bond Duration: 6 years

The serving of the bond will begin from the day you return to SAF upon successful completion of studies.
SAF bond runs concurrent with the 5-year MOH bond which is mandatory for all Medical students.
The SAF bond will be suspended during periods of specialty training and hospital postings.

SAF Local Dentistry Scholarship (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Dentistry
Universities / Institutions: National University of Singapore (NUS)
Value & Benefits: • Annual study allowance
• Full tuition fee coverage
• Book allowance
• Computer subsidy
• Accommodation subsidies based on local twin-sharing hostel rates
Requirements: • Singaporean or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
• Secured a place at NUS to study Dentistry
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
Bond Duration: 5 years

The serving of the bond will begin from the day you return to SAF upon successful completion of studies.
SAF bond runs concurrent with the 4-year MOH bond which is mandatory for all Dental students.
The SAF bond will be suspended during periods of specialty training and hospital postings.

SAF Academic Award (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines* with the exception of professional courses such as architecture, medicine, dentistry, etc.

* Applicants intending to pursue a degree in Law will not be called to the Bar while serving in the SAF.
Universities / Institutions: Local Universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and approved academic charges
• Local maintenance allowance
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• Opportunity for sponsorship of overseas programme and Master's
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military career

Bond Duration: 4 years

SAF Engineering Award (Uniformed)

Courses / Disciplines: Course Category:
Engineering / Science such as
• Aeronautical Engineering
• Aerospace Engineering
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry
• Computational Biology
• Computer Engineering
• Computing Science
• Electrical Engineering
• Electronics Engineering
• Environmental Engineering
• Information Engineering & Media
• Information Technology & Business
• Marine Engineering
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechatronics
• Naval Architecture
• Offshore Engineering
• Physics
• Statistics
Universities / Institutions: Local Universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and approved academic charges
• Local maintenance allowance
• Book allowance
• Computer allowance
• Hostel fees, if any (based on twin-sharing rates)
• Opportunity for sponsorship of overseas programme and Master's
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship.
• Good GCE 'A' Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) results, Polytechnic Diploma or equivalent
• Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
• Qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School (OCS)
• Possess a strong interest in a military engineering career

Bond Duration: 4 years
 

Ministry of Education Read Feature

Public Service Commission Scholarship (Teaching Service)

Scholarship Description The Public Service Commission Scholarship (Teaching Service), or PSC(T), is awarded to outstanding students who demonstrate strong leadership abilities. You can look forward to a career that will include policy formulation and leadership roles in the Education Service and wider Civil Service.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics

Universities / Institutions: Reputable overseas universities, local autonomous universities

Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowance
• Return economy airfare, if you are studying overseas
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Internships at MOE headquarters and attachments at overseas schools
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs
• Possibility of sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)


Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen
• GCE A-Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), Polytechnic Diploma, NUS High School Diploma or equivalent
• Strong leadership qualities and passion for education
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Excellent CCA record

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/public-service-commission-scholarship/
Bond Duration: • 6 years for an English speaking country
• 5 years for a non-English speaking country
• 4 years for Singapore

Education Merit Scholarship

Scholarship Description The Education Merit Scholarship is offered to outstanding candidates with a strong passion for education and teaching. Upon completion of your studies and teacher training, you will be given developmental opportunities to groom you for senior positions in the Education Service.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics
Universities / Institutions: Reputable overseas universities, local autonomous universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowance
• Return economy airfare, if you are studying overseas
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Internships at MOE headquarters and attachments at overseas schools
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs
• Possibility of sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)

Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore Citizenship
• GCE A-Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), Polytechnic Diploma, NUS High School Diploma or equivalent
• Strong leadership qualities and passion for education
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Strong CCA record

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/education-merit-scholarship
Bond Duration: • 6 years for an English speaking country
• 5 years for a non-English speaking country
• 4 years for Singapore

MOE Teaching Scholarship

Scholarship Description The MOE Teaching Scholarship is offered to candidates with a strong passion for education and teaching. Upon completion of your studies and teacher training, you will be given developmental opportunities to groom you for senior positions in teaching, leadership or specialist roles, depending on your performance and potential.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics
Universities / Institutions: Reputable overseas universities, local autonomous universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowance
• Return economy airfare, if you are studying overseas
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs
• Possibility of sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)

Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore Citizenship
• GCE A-Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), Polytechnic Diploma, NUS High School Diploma or equivalent
• Strong leadership qualities and passion for education
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Good CCA record

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/moe-teaching-scholarship
Bond Duration: • 6 years for an English speaking country
• 5 years for a non-English speaking country
• 4 years for Singapore


MOE Teaching Award

Scholarship Description The MOE Teaching Award is offered to candidates with a strong passion for teaching. Upon completion of your studies and teacher training, you will be given developmental opportunities to groom you for key positions in school, depending on your performance and potential. Those who exhibit strong potential will be given opportunities to be deployed to MOE Headquarters.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics
Universities / Institutions: Local autonomous universities or NTU-NIE
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance allowance
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs

Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who takes up Singapore Citizenship before embarking on studies
• GCE A-Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), Polytechnic Diploma, NUS High School Diploma or equivalent
• Qualify for entry into a local autonomous university
• Passion for teaching
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Good CCA record

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/moe-teaching-award-a-level-dip
Bond Duration: • Local: 4 years

MOE Teaching Scholarship (Undergraduate)

Scholarship Description The MOE Teaching Scholarship (Undergraduate) is offered to candidates with a strong passion for education and teaching. Upon completion of your studies and teacher training, you will be given developmental opportunities to groom you for senior positions in teaching, leadership or specialist roles, depending on your performance and potential.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics
Universities / Institutions: Reputable overseas universities, local autonomous universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and pre-studies allowance
• Return economy airfare, if you are studying overseas
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs
• Possibility of sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)

Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore Citizenship
• Strong leadership qualities and passion for education
• Good academic and CCA records
• Reading relevant teaching subjects at university with at least two academic semesters left at the point of application
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/moe-teaching-scholarship-undergraduate
Bond Duration: • 6 years for an English speaking country
• 5 years for a non-English speaking country
• 4 years for Singapore

MOE Teaching Award (Undergraduate)

Scholarship Description The MOE Teaching Award (Undergraduate) is offered to candidates with a strong passion for teaching. Upon completion of your studies and teacher training, you will be given developmental opportunities to groom you for key positions in school, depending on your performance and potential. Those who exhibit strong potential will be given opportunities to be deployed to MOE Headquarters.
Courses / Disciplines: • Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics
Universities / Institutions: Local autonomous universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance allowance
• Developmental programmes, such as school attachments, during your undergraduate studies
• Approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs
• $6,000 paid in 2 tranches (if the undergraduate is proceeding for their Honours year of study in the following semester at the point of award)

Requirements: • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who takes up Singapore Citizenship before confirmation of award
• Passion for teaching
• Good academic and CCA records
• Reading relevant teaching subjects at university with at least two academic semesters left at the point of application
• Good interpersonal and communication skills

Scholarship URL https://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teaching-scholarships-sponsorships/moe-teaching-award-undergraduate
Bond Duration: • Local: 4 years
 

Ministry of Home Affairs Read Feature

The Singapore Police Force Scholarship (SPFS)

Scholarship Description The Singapore Police Force Scholarship (The SPF Scholarship) is one of the most prestigious scholarships awarded by the Public Service Commission. It is awarded to candidates who have shown outstanding leadership qualities, possess impeccable integrity and have a strong interest in policing work to safeguard our nation.
Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines except Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture*

*If you pursue a Law degree, you will not be called to the Bar while serving in the Home Team
Universities / Institutions: Local or overseas universities
Value of Award • Tuition and compulsory fees for undergraduate studies+
• Full salary
• Maintenance allowance (overseas/local)
• Pre-study allowance^
• Vacation attachments
• Sponsored return flights for undergraduates studying abroad
• Sponsorship for summer exchange programmes and post-graduate degree#
• National Service disruption

+Students reading Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture are not eligible.
#Where applicable.
^Not applicable for MHA Mid-Term Scholarships.
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• Possess strong interest in serving in the Singapore Police Force
• Good academic and Co-Curricular Activities (CCAs) records
• GCE A-Levels, IB, Poly, NUS High School, or other high school diploma/certificate; current undergraduate students (not in final year of studies) may also apply. You may apply prior to receiving your final examination results. Should you be found suitable for a scholarship, you may be made a provisional scholarship offer that is subject to confirmation upon the release of your results
• Excel in Officer Cadet School

For Mid-Term SPFS, the following criteria would additionally apply:
• Currently pursuing full-time undergraduate studies and on track for graduation with at least 2nd Upper Honours or equivalent
• Have completed at least one semester and not in the final year of undergraduate studies at point of application
Scholarship URL https://www.mha.gov.sg/careers/mha-scholarships/the-singapore-police-force-scholarship
Bond Duration: • 6 years bond (Overseas university in English-speaking countries)
• 5 years bond (Overseas university in non-English-speaking countries)
• 4 years bond (Local university)

Ministry of Home Affairs Uniformed Scholarship

Scholarship Description The Ministry of Home Affairs Uniformed Scholarship is offered to highly motivated individuals who are passionate to safeguard the safety and security of our nation. Depending on your interests and aspirations, this scholarship will allow you to kickstart your leadership journey as a uniformed officer in one of the five Home Team Departments or as a Paramedic with the Singapore Civil Defence Force.*

Before you join us as a Guardian of our Home, you will receive the opportunity to pursue your undergraduate studies at a prestigious local or overseas university. Upon your return, you can look forward to learning and development opportunities to equip you as a future leader in the Home Team.

*The five Home Team Departments are: Singapore Police Force (SPF), Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF), Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA), Singapore Prison Service (SPS) and Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB).
Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines except Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture*

For students who are keen in a SCDF Paramedic service career, you will be required to read Para-medicine or related disciplines in Emergency Health or Clinical Practice

*If you pursue a Law degree, you will not be called to the Bar while serving in the Home Team
Universities / Institutions: Local or overseas universities
Value of Award • Tuition and compulsory fees for undergraduate studies+
• Full salary (only for Singapore Merit Scholarship Tier)
• Maintenance allowance (overseas/local)
• Pre-study allowance^
• Vacation attachments
• Sponsored return flights for undergraduates studying abroad
• Sponsorship for summer exchange programmes and post-graduate degree#
• National Service disruption (only for Singapore Merit Scholarship Tier)

+Students reading Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture are not eligible.
#Where applicable.
^Not applicable for MHA Mid-Term Scholarships.

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident intending to take up Singapore Citizenship
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• Possess strong interest in safeguarding the safety and security of Singapore
• Good academic and Co-Curricular Activities (CCAs) records
• GCE A-Levels, IB, Poly, NUS High School, or other high school diploma/certificate; current undergraduate students (not in final year of studies) may also apply. You may apply prior to receiving your final examination results. Should you be found suitable for a scholarship, you may be made a provisional scholarship offer that is subject to confirmation upon the release of your results
• Perform well in National Service (for male applicants)
• Excel in Officer Cadet Course in MINDEF or MHA (for candidates aspiring for the Singapore Merit Scholarship Tier)

For Mid-Term Scholarships, the following criteria would additionally apply:
• Currently pursuing full-time undergraduate studies and on track for graduation with at least 2nd Upper Honours or equivalent
• Have completed at least one semester and not in the final year of undergraduate studies at point of application


Scholarship URL https://www.mha.gov.sg/careers/mha-scholarships/mha-uniformed-scholarship
Bond Duration: • 6 years bond (Overseas university in English-speaking countries)
• 5 years bond (Overseas university in non-English-speaking countries)
• 4 years bond (Local university)

Ministry of Home Affairs Civilian Scholarship

Scholarship Description The Ministry of Home Affairs Civilian Scholarship is awarded to all-rounded individuals who are passionate about strengthening Singapore’s safety and security in a civilian appointment. Depending on your interests and aspirations, you can choose from a range of meaningful and rewarding career in a Generalist or Specialist field.*

This scholarship will allow you to kickstart your leadership journey in the Home Team, and you will receive the opportunity to pursue your undergraduate studies at a prestigious local or overseas university. Upon your return, you can look forward to learning and development opportunities to equip you as a future leader in the Home Team.

*These are the specialist fields available: Commercial Affairs, Intelligence, Internal Security, and Psychology.
Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines except Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture. For the Commercial Affairs track, you will have to pursue a degree in Accountancy, Law, Business Administration, Business or Economics. For the Psychology track, you will have to pursue a degree in Psychology.*

*If you pursue a Law degree, you will not be called to the Bar while serving in the Home Team
Universities / Institutions: Local or overseas universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees for undergraduate studies+
• Maintenance allowance (overseas/local)
• Pre-study allowance^
• Vacation attachments
• Sponsored return flights for undergraduates studying abroad
• Sponsorship for summer exchange programmes and post-graduate degree#

+Students reading Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture are not eligible.
#Where applicable.
^Not applicable for MHA Mid-Term Scholarships.
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident intending to take up Singapore Citizenship
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• Possess strong interest in safeguarding the safety and security of Singapore
• Good academic and Co-Curricular Activities (CCAs) records
• GCE A-Levels, IB, Poly, NUS High School, or other high school diploma/certificate; current undergraduate students (not in final year of studies) may also apply. You may apply prior to receiving your final examination results. Should you be found suitable for a scholarship, you may be made a provisional scholarship offer that is subject to confirmation upon the release of your results
• Perform well in National Service (for male applicants)

For Mid-Term Scholarships, the following criteria would additionally apply:
• Currently pursuing full-time undergraduate studies and on track for graduation with at least 2nd Upper Honours or equivalent
• Have completed at least one semester and not in the final year of undergraduate studies at point of application
Scholarship URL https://www.mha.gov.sg/careers/mha-scholarships/mha-civilian-scholarship
Bond Duration: • 6 years bond (Overseas university in English-speaking countries)
• 5 years bond (Overseas university in non-English speaking countries)
• 4 years bond (Local university)
 

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MND EDGE Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
• Urban Studies
• Urban Planning & Design
• Environmental Science
• Real Estate
• Sociology
• Economics
• Geography
And any other related disciplines
Universities / Institutions: Local or overseas universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition fees and other compulsory charges
• Maintenance and other allowances
• Sponsorship of approved student exchange / summer programmes
• Return airfare (for overseas scholars)
• Internship attachment with MND (including return airfare for overseas scholars)
Requirements: • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents intending to take up Singapore Citizenship
• GCE A Levels, Polytechnic Diploma (with merit) or equivalent qualifications e.g. International Baccalaureate or high school diploma
• Strong leadership qualities and volunteering experiences
• Good CCA records
• Have a strong interest in a career with the MND Family and the Public Service
Bond Duration: 6 years (for studies in English speaking countries)
5 years (for studies in non-English speaking countries)
4 years (for local studies)
 

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Local Merit Scholarship

To pursue undergraduate studies at local universities
Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines will be considered as we need a wide variety of talent in the Ministry except Medicine and Dentistry
Examples of courses you may pursue:
Specialist Track:
• Social Work
• Psychology

General Management Track:
(List is not exhaustive)
• Data Analytics
• Computer Science
• Psychology
• Sociology
• Communication Studies
• Economics
• Engineering
• International Relations
• Political Science
• Other courses approved by the Ministry
Universities / Institutions: Local universities, such as the:
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
• Singapore Management University (SMU)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
• Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
• Universities approved by the Ministry
Value & Benefits: • Full tuition fees and other approved charges
• Maintenance and other allowances
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes, such as student exchange / summer programmes, CCA , etc.
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
• Excellent results in GCE 'A' Levels, Polytechnic diploma (with merit) or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate)
• Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• An interest in a career with MSF

Current undergraduates who desire a career with MSF and have performed well academically and in other areas can apply for MSF's mid-term scholarships. Mid-term scholarship applicants should have completed at least one semester in their undergraduate studies, and are not in their final year of studies
Bond Duration: Undergraduate study in Singapore:
4 years

Singapore Government Scholarship

To pursue undergraduate studies locally, or at reputable overseas universities
Courses / Disciplines: Most disciplines will be considered as we need a wide variety of talent in the Ministry except Medicine and Dentistry
Examples of courses you may pursue:
Specialist Track:
• Social Work
• Psychology

General Management Track:
(List is not exhaustive)
• Data Analytics
• Computer Science
• Psychology
• Sociology
• Communication Studies
• Economics
• Engineering
• International Relations
• Political Science
• Other courses approved by the Ministry
Universities / Institutions: Local or overseas universities, such as:
• Asia & Oceania – China, Japan, Australia, New Zealand
• Americas – Canada, United States
• Europe – France, Germany, United Kingdom
• Other countries / regions approved by the Ministry
Value & Benefits: • Full tuition fees and other approved charges
• Return economy class airfare (if applicable)
• Maintenance and other allowances
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes, such as student exchange / summer programmes and CCA, etc.
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
Requirements: • Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
• Excellent results in GCE 'A' Levels, Polytechnic diploma (with merit) or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate)
• Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
• Strong leadership qualities and potential
• An interest in a career with MSF

Current undergraduates who desire a career with MSF and have performed well academically and in other areas can apply for MSF's mid-term scholarships. Mid-term scholarship applicants should have completed at least one semester in their undergraduate studies, and are not in their final year of studies
Bond Duration: Undergraduate study in Singapore:
4 years

Undergraduate study in non English-speaking countries / regions:
5 years

Undergraduate study in English-speaking countries / regions:
6 years
 

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Healthcare Merit Award (HMA)

Courses / Disciplines: • Diagnostic Radiography
• Dietetics
• Medical Social Work
• Nursing
• Occupational Therapy
• Orthoptics
• Pharmacy
• Physiotherapy
• Podiatry
• Prosthetics and Orthotics
• Radiation Therapy
• Respiratory Therapy
• Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Overseas:
• Reputable universities in Australia, UK and US (for selected disciplines)

Local:
• National University of Singapore (for Pharmacy, Nursing and Medical Social Work)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (for Diagnostic Radiography, Dietetics, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Radiation Therapy and Speech Therapy)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (Medical Social Work)

Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
• Commencement award
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills
• Achieve outstanding A-Level results (offered at least 10 academic units), diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Bond Duration: • Overseas Studies: 6 years
• Local Studies: 4 years

Healthcare Merit Award (Mid-Term)

Courses / Disciplines: • Diagnostic Radiography
• Dietetics
• Medical Social Work
• Nursing
• Occupational Therapy
• Orthoptics
• Pharmacy
• Physiotherapy
• Podiatry
• Prosthetics and Orthotics
• Radiation Therapy
• Respiratory Therapy
• Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Overseas:
• Reputable universities in Australia, UK and US (for selected disciplines)

Local:
• National University of Singapore (for Pharmacy, Nursing and Medical Social Work)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (for Diagnostic Radiography, Dietetics, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Radiation Therapy and Speech Therapy)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (Medical Social Work)

Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees (back payment from year one of study)
• Monthly allowances and sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from the point of award onwards)
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least a diploma with merit/distinction (for current diploma students), or at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent (for current undergraduates)
• Have completed at least one semester of study in health science disciplines at local polytechnics, local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities

Bond Duration: • Overseas Studies: 6 years
• Local Studies: 4 years

Healthcare Merit Award (Degree Conversion)

Courses / Disciplines: • Nursing
Universities / Institutions: Offered to third-year Nursing diploma students or recent Diploma in Nursing graduates who are keen to pursue a degree conversion course at Singapore Institute of Technology or MOHH-approved overseas universities
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
• Commencement award
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills
• Achieve outstanding academic results, on track to graduate with at least a diploma with merit/distinction

Bond Duration: • Overseas Studies: 3 years
• Local Studies: 3 years

Healthcare Administration Scholarship (HAS)

Courses / Disciplines: • All disciplines such as Business, Accountancy, Economics except for Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare related disciplines.
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 and Design (SUTD)
• Overseas Universities (only applicable for SgIS mid-term applicants)

Value & Benefits: Full-Term
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Annual allowances
• Overseas exchange allowance (if applicable)

Mid-Term
• One-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills

Full-Term
• Achieve outstanding A-Level results, diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Mid-Term
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent
Bond Duration: Full-Term
• 3 years bond for studies at SIT
• 4 years bond for studies at NUS/NTU/SMU/SUSS/SUTD

Mid-Term
• 2 - 3 years bond for local or overseas studies, depending on the remaining academic years

Integrated Nursing Scholarship (INS)

Courses / Disciplines: • Nursing
Universities / Institutions: 3-year nursing diploma scholarship with advancement to either of the following degree options:
• 19-month SIT nursing degree scholarship; or
• 1-year degree scholarship at reputable overseas universities

Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
• Commencement award
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Achieve outstanding O-Level results of ELR2B2 of 10 points and below
• Applied to the nursing course at Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) or Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills

Bond Duration: 3 years bond (for Diploma (NYP/NP) + Local Degree (SIT) studies or MOHH-approved Overseas Degree

Community Nursing Scholarship (CNS)

Courses / Disciplines: • Nursing
Universities / Institutions: • Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)
• Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
• Alice Lee Centre for Nursing under National University of Singapore (NUS) applicable only for 4 year nursing course
• Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) 19 month nursing post registration studies
• MOHH approved overseas universities 1 year nursing post registration studies

Value & Benefits: Full-Term
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
• Commencement award
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Mid-Term
• Tuition and compulsory fees (back payment from year one of study)
• Monthly allowances and sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from the point of award onwards)
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Degree Conversion
Same as Community Nursing Scholarship (Full-Term)
• Salary for nurses undertaking degree studies with more than one year of work experience in the community setting
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership skills
• Strong interest to serve in the community

Full-Term:
• Achieve outstanding O-Level results, A-Level results, diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)
• Applied to take up nursing studies in local educational institutions (NYP, NP or NUS)

Mid-Term:
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least a diploma with merit/distinction (for current diploma students), or at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent (for current undergraduates)
• Be a current nursing student in a local educational institution (NYP, NP or NUS)

Degree Conversion:
• Achieve outstanding academic results, on track to graduate with at least a diploma with merit/distinction
Bond Duration: Full-Term and Mid-Term:
• O-level graduates: 3 years bond (for Diploma NYP/NP) + Local Degree (SIT) or MOHH-approved Overseas Degree)
• A-level, Diploma or equivalent qualification graduates: 4 years (for Local Degree (NUS))

Degree Conversion:
• Third-year Nursing diploma students, recent Diploma in Nursing graduates or existing nurses: 3 years bond (for Local Degree (SIT) or MOHH-approved Overseas Degree)

Community Care Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: • Physiotherapy
• Occupational Therapy
• Social Work
• Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Overseas:
• Reputable universities in Australia and UK (for selected disciplines)

Local:
• National University of Singapore (for Social Work)
• Singapore Institute of Technology (for Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech Therapy)
• Singapore University of Social Sciences (for Social Work)

Value & Benefits: Full-Term
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
• Commencement award
•Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Mid-Term
• Tuition and compulsory fees (back- payment from year one of study)
• Monthly allowances and sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from the point of award onwards)
• Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Degree Conversion
Same as Community Care Scholarship (Full-Term)
• Salary for Allied Health professionals undertaking degree studies with more than one year of work experience in the community setting

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Strong interest to serve in the community
• Good communication skills

Full-Term:
• Achieve outstanding A-level results (offered at least 10 academic units), diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Mid-Term:
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent
• Have completed at least one semester of study in health science disciplines in local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities

Degree Conversion:
• Achieve outstanding results with a diploma with merit/distinction

Bond Duration: Full Term and Mid Term
• Overseas Studies: 6 years
• Local Studies: 4 years

Degree Conversion
• Local and Overseas Studies: 3 years

Community Care Scholarship (Administration)

Courses / Disciplines: All disciplines such as Business, Accountancy, Economics except for Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare related disciplines.
Universities / Institutions: • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
• National University of Singapore (NUS)
• Singapore Insitute of Technology (SIT)
• Singapore Management University (SMU)
• SIngapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
• Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
• Overseas Universities (only applicable to mid-term administration applicants)

Value & Benefits: Full-Term:
• Tuition and compulsory fees
• Annual allowances
• Overseas exchange allowance (if applicable)

Mid-Term:
• One-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Strong interest to serve in the community
• Good communication skills

Full-Term
• Achieve outstanding A-Level results, diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Mid-Term
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent

Bond Duration: Full-Term
• 3 years bond for studies at SIT
• 4 years bond for studies at NUS/NTU/SMU/SUSS/SUTD

Mid-Term
• 2 - 3 years bond for local or overseas studies, depending on the remaining academic years

Community Care Scholarship (Post-graduate)

Courses / Disciplines: • Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Master's degree in selected health science disciplines from MOHH approved local or overseas university
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance (for overseas study only)
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Possess a good university degree (Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
• Good track record of work achievements (if applicable)
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Strong interest to serve in the community
• Good communication skills

Bond Duration: Local:
• 2 years bond (for course duration of up to 12 months)
• 3 years bond (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

Overseas:
• 3 years bond (for course duration of up to 12 months)
• 4 years bond (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

Healthcare Graduate Studies Award (HGSA)

Courses / Disciplines: • Audiology
• Biostatistics
• Business Analytics
• Clinical Psychology
• Epidemiology
• Health Economics
• Medical Informatics
• Nursing
• Public Health
• Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Master's degree in selected health science or healthcare-related disciplines from MOHH approved local or overseas university
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Pre-study allowance (for overseas study only)
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Possess a good university dregree (Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
• Good track record of work achievements (if applicable)
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills
*HGSA (Nursing): Possess a good (non-nursing) university degree (Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
Bond Duration: Local
• 2 years bond (for course duration of up to 12 months)
• 3 years bond (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

Overseas
• 3 years bond (for course duration up to 12 months)
• 4 years (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

Healthcare Graduate Studies Award (Mid-Term)

Courses / Disciplines: • Audiology
• Biostatistics
• Business Analytics
• Clinical Psychology
• Epidemiology
• Health Economics
• Medical Informatics
• Nursing
• Public Health
• Speech Therapy
Universities / Institutions: Master's degree in selected health science or healthcare-related disciplines from MOHH approved local or overseas university
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees (back payment from year one of study)
• Monthly allowances and sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from the point of award onwards)
• Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
Requirements: • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship
• Good track record of work achievements (if applicable)
• Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership qualities
• Passion for serving in the public healthcare sector
• Good communication skills
• Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent (for current postgraduates)
• Have completed at least one semester of study in health science or healthcare-related disciplines at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities
Bond Duration: Local
• 2 years bond (for course duration of up to 12 months)
• 3 years bond (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

Overseas
• 3 years bond (for course duration up to 12 months)
• 4 years (for course duration of 12 - 24 months)

PSC Scholarship (Medicine/Dentistry)

Courses / Disciplines: • Medicine
• Dentistry

Universities / Institutions: Local Medicine Schools:
• NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
• Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
• Duke-NUS Medical School

Local Dentistry School:
• NUS Faculty of Dentistry
Value & Benefits: • Tuition and compulsory fees
• Monthly allowances
• Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes

Requirements: • Singapore Citizen
• Have completed at least one (1) year of medicine or dental studies and have not embarked on final year of study (local universities) at point of application
• Have strong leadership qualities and potential
• Have good academic and Co-Curricular Activities record
Bond Duration: 6 years* (The bond runs concurrently with the Medicine/Dentistry Tuition Grant Bond.)

*All students accepted into the Medicine/Dentistry course in National University of Singapore / Nanyang Technological University / Duke-NUS Medical School are required to sign the medical/dental agreement with the Ministry of Health. This requires the above students to serve in the public healthcare sector for a specified number of years upon graduation.

 

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MAS Undergraduate Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All disciplines, except Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture
Universities / Institutions: Local and reputable overseas universities
Value & Benefits: Local:
• Tuition and other approved fees
• Maintenance allowance
• Pre-studies allowance
• Sponsorship of exchange programme / study abroad programme / summer school (if requirements are met)
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
• 8-week internship during second year of U / G studies

Overseas:
• Return airfare
• Tuition and other approved fees
• Maintenance allowance
• Pre-studies allowance
• Sponsorship of exchange programme / study abroad programme / summer school (if requirements are met)
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
• 8-week internship during second year of U / G studies
Requirements: • The scholarship is open to Singapore Citizens, and permanent residents intending to take up Singapore citizenship
• GCE 'A' Level (11 units); International Baccalaureate (36 points); or Polytechnic diploma (with merit)
• Outstanding academic achievements and co-curricular activities, and strong leadership qualities
Bond Duration: Local:
4 years

Overseas (English-speaking countries incl. US/UK):
6 years

Overseas (non-English-speaking countries):
5 years

MAS Mid-term Undergraduate Scholarship

Courses / Disciplines: All disciplines, except Medicine, Dentistry and Architecture
Universities / Institutions: Local and reputable overseas universities
Value & Benefits: Local:
• Tuition and other approved fees (including tuition fees previously incurred)
• Maintenance allowance (backpaid from commencement of studies)
• Pre-studies allowance (backpaid)
• Sponsorship of exchange programme / study abroad programme / summer school (if requirements are met)
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)

Overseas:
• Return airfare
• Tuition and other approved fees (including tuition fees previously incurred)
• Maintenance allowance (backpaid from commencement of studies)
• Pre-studies allowance (backpaid)
• Sponsorship of exchange programme / study abroad programme / summer school(if requirements are met)
• Sponsorship of Master's degree (if requirements are met)
Requirements: • Only students in or before their penultimate year of undergraduate studies are eligible for the MAS Mid- Term Undergraduate Scholarship. In addition to the MAS Undergraduate Scholarship criteria, the MAS Mid-Term Undergraduate Scholarship offer is conditional upon the candidate's performance during an internship with MAS of at least 8 weeks
• Candidates should preferably have University results/track record for at least one year
• The scholarship is open to Singapore citizens, and permanent residents intending to take up Singapore citizenship
• Outstanding academic achievements and co-curricular activities, and strong leadership qualities
Bond Duration: Local:
4 years

Overseas (English-speaking countries incl. US/UK):
6 years

Overseas (non-English-speaking countries):
5 years