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DSTA Scholarship

GO BEYOND IMAGINING A FUTURE, CREATE IT WITH THE DSTA SCHOLARSHIP

With the DSTA Scholarship, you will have many opportunities to grow and excel professionally in a collaborative and dynamic environment where innovation thrives.

Push the boundaries of science and cutting-edge technology, and contribute towards strengthening Singapore's defence capabilities. Nurture your talents and maximise your fullest potential with us!

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Eligibility

  • Holding Singapore Citizenship.
  • Excellent GCE 'A' Level results or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate, NUS High School Diploma) or Polytechnic Diploma.
  • Outstanding co-curricular activities record.
  • Immense interest for science and technology!

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What You Will Get

For DSTA Scholars Studying in Singapore:

  • Tuition and compulsory fees.
  • Annual and other allowances (e.g. books, computer).
  • Sponsorship for Overseas Student Exchange programme.
  • Sponsorship for studies, inclusive of Master's if applicable.
  • Internship opportunity.
  • Global Internship Programme.
  • Four years of service commitment.


For DSTA Scholars Studying In Overseas Universities:

  • Tuition and compulsory fees.
  • Overseas maintenance and other allowances (e.g. books, computer).
  • Return economy airfare.
  • Sponsorship for Student Exchange programme.
  • Sponsorship for studies, inclusive of Master's if applicable.
  • Internship opportunity.
  • Global Internship Programme.
  • Six years of service commitment (English speaking countries).
  • Five years of service commitment (Non-English speaking countries).

* Full sponsorship from point of award, and back payment of university tuition fees for scholarship holders awarded during undergraduate studies.

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PURSUE YOUR FIELD OF INTEREST

Embark on an enriching journey in engineering and science at the world's finest universities

Diverse Disciplines Of Study:

  • Electrical Engineering / Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Business / Data Analytics
  • Computer Science / Engineering
  • Computing
  • Information Technology
  • Cybersecurity
  • Robotics
  • Aerospace / Aeronautical Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Behavioural Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Science
  • Engineering Product Development
  • Engineering Science
  • Geospatial Technology
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Information Engineering
  • Information Security
  • Information Systems & Communications Technology/Design
  • Marine Engineering
  • Mathematics / Statistics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Naval Architecture
  • Physics
  • Systems Engineering

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Why Be A DSTA Scholar

Full Support During Studies

Enjoy the full support from the DSTA Scholarship Office, no matter where you are. Gain first-hand experience in engineering, infocomm technology and cybersecurity during your internship. Work alongside engineers and developers in top multinational companies through the Global Internship Programme.


Multiple Opportunities To Grow And Excel

Build both technical depth and breadth with multidisciplinary work in engineering, infocomm technology and cybersecurity, and pursue multiple career advancement pathways. Our robust training roadmap will build up your competencies in various technology areas.


Leadership Development

Be equipped with the necessary leadership skills at every step of your career to nurture the leader in you.


Career Development Plan

Realise your ambition and achieve your goals as you take charge of your career growth and development.


A Purposeful Career

Embark on a meaningful career where we work towards the purpose of strengthening Singapore's defence capabilities.

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Create The Future With Us

Look forward to diverse career opportunities in these organisations:


Defence Science and Technology Agency
https://www.dsta.gov.sg


DSTA voted #10 Most Attractive Employer by Engineering / Natural Sciences Students DSTA voted #12 Most Attractive Employer by IT Students

At the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA), we thrive on developing the next breakthrough for the defence and security of Singapore.

We develop and integrate next-generation defence systems and capabilities to safeguard Singapore. We also harness and exploit emerging technologies to create solutions that will boost Singapore's digital strength.

Push the boundaries of science and technology through the multidisciplinary nature of our work in engineering, infocomm technology and cybersecurity. Explore our diverse portfolio that spans artificial intelligence, augmented/virtual reality, cybersecurity, data analytics, Internet of Things, machine learning, military platforms, robotics, sensors, unmanned technologies and many others.

DSTA is committed to provide you with a multitude of opportunities for growth and development by building your technical expertise and honing your competencies in multidisciplinary domains. Embark on a meaningful career to pursue your passion and achieve your fullest potential. Be equipped with leadership skills at every stage of your career.

See possibilities through an internship, scholarship and career with us!


DSO National Laboratories
https://www.dso.org.sg

DSO National Laboratories (DSO) is Singapore's largest defence research and development (R&D) organisation. Undertaking indigenous development of advanced defence and weapon systems, we provide the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) with the superior technological edge in the battlefield. While our primary focus is to support the SAF, DSO also extends its defence R&D capabilities to support homeland security.

Join us and be a part of more than 1,500 defence engineers and scientists transforming ideas into reality and pushing the boundaries of science and technology across the domains of air, land, sea, space and cyberspace. At DSO, you'll never stop growing; benefit from structured training programmes that enhances your soft skills and technical knowledge and gain global exposure with local and overseas scholarships and development programmes.

This is more than just a career. This is where you make a real impact and shape the future of defence.


Centre for Strategic Infocomm Technologies
https://www.csit.gov.sg

The Centre for Strategic Infocomm Technologies (CSIT) is an agency under the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) that conducts applied research and builds products which harness cutting-edge digital technologies to meet Singapore's national security needs.

CSIT was established in 2003 and delivers technical excellence in areas of Cybersecurity, Software Engineering, Data Analytics, and Cloud Infrastructure and Services to support missions in cybersecurity and counter-terrorism.

The application is till 19 Apr 2021, Mon

For more information, please contact Ms Cher Wenting at 6819 5125 or email her at [email protected].