The Singapore International Graduate Award is now accepting Ph.D. applications. SINGA is an Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR) collaboration.
The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a scholarship opportunity for international students to pursue a PhD in Science and Engineering in collaboration with the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the National University of Singapore (NUS), the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), and the Singapore Management University (SMU). SINGA provides support for up to 4 years of PhD studies, including tuition fees, monthly stipend, airfare grant, and settling-in allowance.
- Study Area: Science and Engineering
- Scholarship Description: Full scholarship for up to 4 years of PhD studies
- Eligibility: International graduates with excellent academic results and good skills in English
- Required Documents: Passport, passport-sized photo, transcripts, degree certificate, recommendation reports, GRE scores (for NUS supervisors/projects)
- How to Apply: Submit the required documents online through the application portal
- Last Date: 01 June 2023
SINGA supports PhD studies in Biomedical Sciences, Computing and Information Sciences, Engineering and Technology, and Physical Sciences.
The scholarship provides support for up to 4 years of PhD studies, including tuition fees, monthly stipend of S$2,200 (increased to S$2,700 after the passing of the Qualifying Examination), one-time airfare grant of up to S$1,500, and one-time settling-in allowance of S$1,000.
SINGA is open for application to all international graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results. The applicants should have good skills in written and spoken English and good reports from academic referees. Singaporeans, Singapore Permanent Residents, and International students studying or who have studied in Singapore tertiary institutions are not eligible.
The applicants must prepare the following documents in advance before applying: valid passport, a recent passport-sized photo (in .jpeg or .png format), transcripts and reports in English, Bachelor’s and/or Master’s academic transcripts, Bachelor’s Degree certificate, 2 recommendation reports, GRE scores (for NUS supervisors/projects), IELTS/TOEFL/SAT I & II/GATE results (optional).
How to Apply:
The applicants must log in to the application portal and ensure the accuracy of the information provided during account registration. After logging in, the applicants must apply for the “Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA)” scholarship. All necessary documents must be submitted online, and no hard copy documents should be mailed to SINGA Office.
(2359hrs GMT +8 Singapore time) The applicants are advised to submit their applications as early as possible to provide ample time for their referees to submit the recommendation reports.