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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) ( Application till 2021-10-12 )

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):
  • Applications are opened annually from September to March the following year.
  • Interviews will be conducted from January to June each year.
Community Care Scholarship (Administration):
  • Closed for this cycle.
  • Please do note that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Keen to find out more?

For more details, please refer to FAQ section.

For enquiries, please email [email protected]

Deadline: 31 Mar 2022, Thu