MPA Scholarships

MPA Scholarship - Diploma and Overseas Undergraduate Studies (Information technology and Cyber Security)

MPA Scholarship - Diploma and Overseas Undergraduate Studies (Information technology and Cyber Security)
We are from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore, or MPA in short. If you would like to embark on greater challenges ahead towards a Future Ready MPA with us, read on!

Our scholarship offers exciting opportunities for you to gain valuable exposure to the thriving maritime industry. You will be part of a dynamic and multi- disciplinary team, which is closely involved in the full spectrum of the agency's roles, from planning, operations to administration. You may also be involved in the planning and design of our future mega-port in Tuas, which will be more intelligent, automated and efficient.As an active member of the International Maritime Council (IMO), MPA officers are also regularly involved in the technical work of the IMO in promoting safe, efficient and sustainable shipping. A career in MPA is not only challenging but rewarding given the diverse nature of the industry and the international exposure.

If you are seeking to establish a rewarding career with an agency who drives Singapore's premier global hub port and International Maritime Centre, as well as to advance and safeguard Singapore's strategic maritime interests, please submit your online application through our BrightSparks application form (link below).

Courses/ Disciplines
Most disciplines (except Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Law and Architecture). Some examples of courses that are of direct relevance to MPA's work:
  • Data Analytics
  • Cyber Security
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology

Universities / Institutions
Local Polytechnics and Approved Overseas 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

  • Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PRs)
  • 2nd or final year students in local polytechnics with excellent results in Information Technology, Cyber Security or related courses.
  • Good CCA track records

Bond Period:
Pro-rated according to years of study
Deadline: Closed for this cycle