Collaboration with the Public Sector

Singapore Geospatial Scholarship

Overseas (Full-Term) & Local (Full-Term & Mid-Term)

Geospatial is used to describe things and phenomenon that are associated with location.

As a Geospatial Scholar, you will plan and drive the implementation of the Singapore Geospatial Masterplan and its key initiatives to serve citizens, the industry and the Government. You can expect to manage projects and apply your geospatial knowledge through performing geospatial analytics and consultancy work for our public agencies. You will also gain opportunities to formulate and implement strategies to develop, promote and proliferate geospatial information science and technology to improve policy making and delivery of government services.


Collaborating Agencies for SG Geospatial Scholarship

  • Building & Construction Authority (BCA)
  • Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech)
  • Housing Development Board (HDB)
  • Jurong Town Corporation (JTC)
  • Land Transport Authority (LTA)
  • National Environment Agency (NEA)
  • National Parks Board (NParks)
  • Public Utilities Board (PUB)
  • Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)


Application Period

1st Intake - From 27 December 2019 to 12 January 2020
2nd Intake - Within 3 weeks from the release of GCE ‘A’ Levels Exam Results


Collaboration with the Private Sector (Postgraduate Scholarship)

Boustead-Esri Scholarship

“Singapore’s Smart Nation vision has spurred a growing demand for geospatial skills and thinking. Such skills are essential to support national initiatives and strategic priorities such as climate change resilience, maritime GIS, and underground space planning – among others.”

- Mr Leslie Wong,
Regional Managing Director, Esri South Asia

If you are passionate about pursing a GeoSpatial Profession, you can also explore the Boustead-Esri Geospatial Scholarship.

To enable a growing nation of #SpatialThinkers and professionals, Boustead Singapore and Esri have launched a scholarship program that aims to help individuals fulfil their aspirations of having a geospatial career.

Each year, the Boustead-Esri Geospatial Scholarship is awarded to two applicants who have successfully enrolled in National University of Singapore's (NUS’) MSc in Applied GIS program.

This scholarship will open many doors for your Gesopatial career! During the course of your study, you may also apply for industrial attachments, including with SLA, to gain insights into the GIS profession.

Click here to find out of you are eligible!