Undergraduate Scholarship for Singaporean Students 2015

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Undergraduate Scholarship for Singaporean Students 2015 is open for . The scholarship allows level programm(s) in the field of taught at . The deadline of the scholarship is .

Undergraduate Scholarship for Singaporean Students 2015


Awarding Institute/Country: The Ministry of Education-Autonomous University (MOE-AU) in Singapore is providing these Scholarships.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for all fields of study, subject to the scholarship board’s approval and agreement by the AUs.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate studies at any local or overseas institutions after which the scholar is expected to apply for and obtain an AU-sponsored postgraduate scholarship to pursue a PhD from the AU to which they are paired.

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for MOE-AU Scholarship from Singaporean students who have an interest in an academic career. Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate studies at any local or overseas institutions after which the scholar is expected to apply for and obtain an AU-sponsored postgraduate scholarship to pursue a PhD from the AU to which they are paired. The bond for the undergraduate and postgraduate portions will run concurrently for a total maximum bond period of six years to be served in an academic position at the paired AU, after the completion of the scholars’ postgraduate study. Full-term and mid-term options for the scholarship are available.

The Ministry of Education-Autonomous University (MOE-AU) Scholarship is part of the Singapore Academic and Research Talent Scheme, to better support young Singaporeans who have an interest in an academic career. This new scholarship will be awarded to 10 to 15 students per year. MOE-AU Scholarship recipients will be supported in their undergraduate studies with developmental opportunities, academic mentorship and internships to introduce them to and prepare them for a career in academia. The scholarship covers full sponsorship for undergraduate courses for any course of study, subject to the scholarship board’s approval. The degrees can be read at any reputable local or overseas university. Full-term and mid-term options for the scholarship are available.

Eligibility:
-Applicants must be Singapore Citizens. They should have a strong interest in pursuing an academic career at one of the local Autonomous Universities, and demonstrate high achievement and aptitude for the academic field or subject that they wish to specialise in.
-For full-term applicants, they should be in their final year of pre-university studies or already in possession of pre-university qualifications. Applicants with GCE ‘A’ Levels, International Baccalaureate (IB), NUS High School, Polytechnic Diploma, or equivalent qualifications are welcome to apply.
-For mid-term applicants, they should have completed at least one academic semester of their undergraduate studies, but have not embarked on the final year of study at the point of application.

Undergraduate Scholarship for Singaporean Students 2015


Eligible Group: Singapore Citizens are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

  • This scholarship will be awarded to 10 to 15 students per year.

  • Scholars have up to four years to complete their undergraduate studies, and are required to complete both their undergraduate and postgraduate studies leading to the award of a PhD within nine years. Extensions can be considered on a case-by-case basis, in exceptional circumstances (e.g. if the scholar pursues his/her studies in non-traditional countries).

  • The MOE-AU Scholarship covers:
    -All tuition and compulsory fees.
    -A monthly stipend, to cover accommodation and sustenance costs.
    -A one-off pre-studies allowance.
    -Return economy airfare (only for scholars pursuing studies overseas).
    -Sponsorship for one overseas exchange programme (only for scholars pursuing studies at local universities).


Selection Criteria: Applicants are expected to be very strong in their chosen academic subject or field of study. In addition to stellar academic results in the intended area of study, applicants should also demonstrate a high level of motivation and interest in the chosen area, for example through activities such as participation in external competitions. Prior experience in research would also be useful. Involvement and achievements in co-curricular activities will also be taken into consideration.

  • Notification of application outcome after interviews will be from June – July 2015.


How to Apply: The application form for the MOE-AU Scholarship can be downloaded from MOE’s website and interested applicants may submit the application form by hand, by mail or by email to MOE_HED-at-moe.gov.sg. Supporting documents must be submitted by hand or by mail to MOE.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Full-term and mid-term applications will close on 31st March 2015 and 31st May 2015 respectively.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

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Degree Level:

Undergraduate Scholarship for Singaporean Students 2015 is available to undertake level programs at .

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

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