MOHH Models

Healthcare
Scholarships

Make a career out of making a difference

In a world that seems indifferent, you can stand out by making a difference. As a healthcare scholar, you will play a vital role in Singapore’s future by ensuring the health and well-being of our nation’s most important asset: our people. Discover the opportunities and potential of a healthcare scholarship and prepare to make your mark where it really matters.


Community Care Scholarship (Undergraduate)

Community Care Scholarship (Undergraduate)

This is awarded to individuals with strong academic track records and a passion to lead and make a difference in community care.

Full-Term
Mid-Term
Degree Conversion
Administration
(Not applicable for this cycle)
Community Care Scholarship (Undergraduate)
Full-Term
Offered to recent A-Level, Diploma or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma) graduates.
Mid-Term
Offered to students currently pursuing a relevant health science degree at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities.
Degree Conversion
Offered to existing Allied Health Professionals who are keen to pursue a degree conversion course at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities.
Administration
Full-Term: Offered to recent A-Level, Diploma or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma) graduates.

Mid-Term: Offered to current undergraduates pursuing non-healthcare related disciplines.
Eligibility
  • 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
  • Good communication skills
*Community Care Scholarship (Administration): Singapore Citizens only.
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
  • Have completed at least one semester of study in health science disciplines at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities
Degree Conversion
  • Achieve outstanding results with a diploma with merit / distinction
Administration

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
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 benefits as Community Care Scholarship (Full-Term).

  • Salary for Allied Health Professionals undertaking post-registration degree studies with more than one year of work experience in the community setting
Administration

Full-Term

  • Tuition and compulsory fees
  • Monthly allowances
  • Pre-study allowance
  • Overseas exchange allowance (if applicable)

Mid-Term

  • One-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses
Courses of Study
Full-Term / Mid-Term
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Social Work
Degree Conversion
Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy
Administration
All disciplines except for Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare related disciplines.
Service Commitment
Full-Term / Mid-Term
Country of Study Bond Period
Local 4 years
Overseas 6 years
Degree Conversion
Country of Study Bond Period
Local 3 years
Overseas 3 years
Administration

Full-Term

  • 3 years bond for studies at SIT
  • 4 years bond for studies at NUS/NTU/SMU/SUSS/SUTD

Mid-Term

  • 2 to 3 years bond for local or overseas studies
Application & Interview

The application and interview cycle are as follows:

Community Care Scholarship (Full-Term, Mid-Term and Degree Conversion):
  • Application is from 1 September to 31 March of the following year.
  • Interviews will be conducted from January to June each year.
Community Care Scholarship (Administration):
  • Application is from January to March each year.
  • Interviews will be conducted from April to June each year.

Keen to find out more?

For more details, please refer to FAQ section.

For enquiries, please email [email protected]

Deadline: 31 Mar 2020, Tue