iBuildSG Undergraduate Scholarship and Sponsorship ( Application till 2021-09-01 )

The iBuildSG Undergraduate Scholarship and Sponsorship programmes are offered by BCA, in collaboration with industry firms, to students of high calibre pursuing full-time built environment courses at local Universities and the BCA Academy. Through these programmes, graduates will enjoy opportunities to build on an exciting and rewarding career in the Built Environment sector.

The programme is structured in two stages. Stage 1 provides financial incentives during full-time undergraduate study while Stage 2 provides On-Job-Training and attractive retention incentives for graduates.

The scholarship/sponsorship is tenable for studies at the National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD) and for undergraduate courses conducted by the BCA Academy (BCAA).

  • Singapore Citizens (male Singaporean must have completed or be exempted from full time National Service, ORD personnel accepted for admission in 2018 can also apply) and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • All other nationalities taking relevant engineering courses may also apply
  • Open to 'A' level, Polytechnic/BCAA graduates and NUS/NTU/SIT/SUTD/BCAA undergraduates
  • Outstanding academic results
  • Excellent CCA records

2019 Industry Sponsors
1. AECOM Cost Consulting and Project Management (Singapore) Pte Ltd
2. Aecom Singapore Pte Ltd
3. Aedas Pte Ltd
4. Arcadis Pte Ltd
5. Arcadis Singapore Pte Ltd
6. Architects 61 Pte Ltd
7. Arup Singapore Pte Ltd
8. Barghest Building Performance Pte Ltd
9. Chan Rong Fen Building Construction Pte Ltd
10. Chip Eng Seng Contractors (1988) Pte Ltd
11. CES-Precast Pte Ltd
12. City Developments Limited
13. Comfort Management Pte Ltd
14. CPG Consultants Pte Ltd
15. DK Outsource Pte Ltd
16. DP Architects Pte Ltd
17. Dragages Singapore Pte Ltd
18. ECO2 Builder Pte Ltd
19. ENGIE Services Singapore Pte Ltd
20. Gammon Pte Limited
21. GeoAlliance Consultants Pte Ltd
22. HSL Constructor Pte Ltd
23. Hwa Seng Builder Pte Ltd
24. ID Architects Pte Ltd
25. J Roger Preston (Singapore) Pte Ltd
26. JGP Architecture (S) Pte Ltd
27. John Holland Pty Ltd
28. Kienta Engineering Construction Pte Ltd
29. Kim Seng Heng Engineering Construction (Pte) Ltd
30. KTC Civil Engineering & Construction Pte. Ltd
31. Lendlease Singapore Pte Ltd
32. Lian Ho Lee Construction (Private) Limited
33. Lum Chang Building Contractors Pte Ltd
34. Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte Ltd
35. Obayashi Singapore Private Limited
36. ONG&ONG Pte Ltd
37. PM Link Pte Ltd
38. Rider Levett Bucknall LLP
39. RLB Consultancy Pte Ltd
40. Rodney Chng & Associates
41. RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd
42. Samwoh Corporation Pte Ltd
43. Santarli Construction Pte Ltd
44. Shanghai Tunnel Engineering Co (S) Pte Ltd
45. Shimizu Corporation
46. Squire Mech Pte Ltd
47. Straits Construction Singapore Pte Ltd
48. SunPro Energies Pte Ltd
49. Sunray Woodcraft Construction Pte Ltd
50. Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd
51. Swee Builders Pte Ltd
52. Tan + Tsakonas Architects
53. Teambuild Engineering & Construction Pte Ltd
54. The Singapore Contractors Association Ltd
55. Tiong Seng Contractors (Pte) Ltd
56. Wan Chung Construction (Singapore) Pte Ltd
57. Web Structures Pte Ltd
58. Wee Hur Construction Pte Ltd
59. Woh Hup (Private) Limited
60. WOHA Architects Pte Ltd
61. WSP Consultancy Pte Ltd
62. WT Partnership (S) Pte Ltd

Value of Award & Bond

Stage 1 (Full-time study)
  • Scholarship
    • For local scholars: $18,000 per annum
    • For foreign scholars in relevant engineering courses: $14,000 per annum
  • Sponsorship
    • For local candidates: $10,000 per annum
Stage 2 (Post-Degree Development)
  • ​For local scholars and sponsored students only
  • ​Stage 2 will last for 2 years with a sponsor firm
  • Retention incentive of $7,000 (1 year after bond completion or Stage 2 completion)
  • Training grant of $3,000 (to be unlocked after bond completion or Stage 2 completion)
Conditions of Award
  • A minimum 2-year bond duration with the sponsor company is required.
Courses Eligible for Application

  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management (Building)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Project & Facilities Management
  • Real Estate

  • Civil Engineering
  • Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (Building Services)

  • Architecture & Sustainable Design
  • Engineering Product Development

Documents to be Attached with this Application
  • Proof of citizenship (NRIC for Singaporeans / SPRs or Student pass and passport for international students)
  • GCE 'O' level results or equivalent
  • GCE 'A' level results or equivalent
  • Polytechnic results if applicable
  • Course admission letter (for new students admitted into undergraduate course)
  • University transcripts (Year 1 to the latest Semester 1 results)

If you are unable to attach the documents, you may email the above to [email protected]. To avoid missing documents, please name your documents follow this format Full name as shown in NRIC_type of document. We will request for further information via email if you are short-listed.

Closing Date

The application for 2021 cycle opens on 1 November 2020.
For any enquiries, please email us at [email protected] or contact:

Ms Francesca Wong, DID: 68044223
Ms Sailaja Jayaram, DID: 68044201
Mr Chua Kok Liang, DID: 68044214
Deadline: Closed for this cycle
  • The Building and Construction Authority (BCA)