2014 NUS MBA Study Scholarships for International Students in Singapore

National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore is offerings a wide range of scholarships ranging from 15% to 100% tuition grant plus living allowances. NUS MBA Study Awards will be awarded to deserving full-time candidates of all nationalities and part-time Singaporean candidates who showcase well-rounded, exceptional and promising profiles. All full time MBA applicants who have accepted the admissions offer will be automatically considered for these awards. Application deadline is 31 January 2014. 

About Scholarship: Over S$1 million worth of NUS MBA Study Awards will be awarded to deserving full-time candidates of all nationalities and part-time Singaporean candidates who showcase well-rounded, exceptional and promising profiles. Scholarships will be given on the basis of background, performance during the application process and overall leadership potential of the candidates. 

Study: Scholarships are provided in the field of business administration offered by the National University of Singapore.
Course Level: The scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree level at the National University of Singapore.
Scholarship Provider: National University of Singapore
Scholarship can be taken at: Singapore 

Eligibility: Scholarships will be awarded to deserving full-time candidates of all nationalities and part-time Singaporean candidates who showcase well-rounded, exceptional and promising profiles. 

Scholarship Open for: International students can apply for these scholarships.

Duration: Scholarship is offered for the duration of the course. 

Value: Total offer is of:
-Dean’s Award: S$58,000
-Director’s Award: S$38,000
-Excellence Award: S$18,000
-Achiever Award: S$8,000 

Selection Criteria: Scholarships will be given on the background, performance during the application process and overall leadership potential of the candidates. 

Apply: All full time MBA applicants who have accepted the admissions offer will be automatically considered for these awards. 

Deadline: 31 January 2014

Further Information: http://bschool.nus.edu.sg/TheNUSMBA/ProspectiveStudents/TheNUSMBA/Admission/FinancingyourMBA/Scholarships/tabid/2279/default.aspx

2014 Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarships Asia Pacific Students in Singapore

Public Service Commission

Public Service Commission is offering undergraduate scholarship at local universities in Singapore i.e. National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) in Singapore. Applicants of Asia Pacific are eligible for this undergraduate scholarship. Scholarship covers tuition and other compulsory fees, airfare, annual maintenance allowance, hostel allowance and settling-in allowance. Application deadline is 19 February 2014. 

About Scholarship: The Dr Goh Keng Swee (GKS) Scholarship is a private sector scholarship administered by the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS). Each year, 3 to 4 scholarships are awarded to outstanding individuals from 15 Asia Pacific economies (Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, PRC, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar) to pursue undergraduate studies at local universities in Singapore i.e. National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). The Dr GKS Scholarship Fund was set up by the financial community in Singapore in honor of the former Deputy Prime Minister, who fostered Singapore’s economic development and growth as a reputable international financial center. 

Study: The scholarship is provided to learn any of the courses offered by the National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).
Course Level: This scholarship is offered for pursuing undergraduate studies at local universities in Singapore.
Scholarship by: Public Service Commission
Location: Singapore 

Eligibility: The Dr GKS Scholarship is open to students who are citizens/passport holders of Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, PRC, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. Singapore citizens and PRs are not eligible to apply for the Dr GKS Scholarship. Applicants should:
•Concurrently apply for admission to NUS, NTU, SMU or SUTD. Most courses (except for specialized courses like Medicine) will be considered. Applicants should adhere to the university’s admission deadlines and guidelines;
•Demonstrate leadership qualities and possess good academic and co-curricular activities (CCA) achievements;
•Have sat for, or made private arrangements to sit for the SAT I; (for more information on SAT 1 and registration for the test 

Scholarship Open for: Citizens/passport holders of Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, PRC, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. Singapore citizens and PRs are not eligible to apply for the Dr GKS Scholarship. 

Number of awards: 3 to 4 scholarships are awarded to outstanding individuals from 15 Asia Pacific economies.

Duration: The scholarship supports a maximum of 4 years of undergraduate study (including Honors). 

Value:

•Tuition and other compulsory fees;
•Airfare (to Singapore and return to home country upon completion of study);
•Annual maintenance allowance of SGD6500;
•Hostel allowance based on institution of study; and
•Settling-in allowance (one-off expense) of SGD200 upon arrival in Singapore. 

Selection Criteria: The scholarship award will be reviewed annually and is subjected to satisfactory performance and academic results.

Notification: Applicants will be notified of the outcome in end May. 

Apply: The 2014 Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarship application is now open and will close on 19 February 2014. The mode of applying is electronically. 

Deadline: The 2014 Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarship application is now open and will close on 19 February 2014.

Further Information: http://www.pscscholarships.gov.sg/content/pscsch/default/scholarshipapplication/otherscholarships/gks_scholarship.html

2014-2015 SINGA PhD Awards for International Students in Singapore

SINGA

Applications are invited for SINGA Award August 2014 intake. The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) offers Graduate Awards, Singapore. 240 SINGA Awards will be given every year to top students from all over the world. Scholarships are provided in Science & Engineering. Applicants can pursue a PhD degree in any field of study for which they can demonstrate interest and capability. This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD degree level. The application deadline is Jan 1, 2014 for August 2014. 

About Scholarship: The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the National University of Singapore (NUS). PhD training will be carried out in English at your chosen lab at A*STAR Research Institutes, NTU or NUS. Students will be supervised by distinguished and world-renowned researchers in these labs. Upon successful completion, students will be conferred a PhD degree by either NTU or NUS. 

Study: Research areas under the PhD Programme fall broadly under two categories: (i) Biomedical Sciences and (ii) Engineering and Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Applicants can pursue a PhD degree in any field of study for which they can demonstrate interest and capability. The PhD projects under SINGA are research based, not clinical based. 

Course Level: The scholarships are available for pursuing PhD degree level.

Scholarship by: The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the National University of Singapore (NUS).

Location: Singapore 

Eligibility:-Open to all international students

-Graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results

-Good skills in written and spoken English

-Good reports from academic referees

Scholarship Open: International students can apply for these scholarships.

Number of awards: 240 SINGA Awards will be given every year to top students from all over the world.

Duration: 4 years of PhD studies 

Value: Total offer is of:-The stipend amount is SGD 24,000 annually, to be increased to SGD 30,000 after passing Qualifying Examination.

-Full support for tuition fees for 4 years of PhD studies.

-One-time SGD 1,000 Settling-in Allowance

-One-time Airfare Grant of SGD 1,500 

Selection criteria: The selection criteria for SINGA include the applicant’s academic record, publications, recommendations from academic referees, personal achievements, passion and ability to excel in research, and an interview if short-listed.

Notification: Only short-listed candidates will be notified within 10 weeks from the application closing date.

Apply: Applicant will first need to fill up an online application form and submit it through the SINGA website. Then send hard copies of supporting documents via post. These supporting documents include:-

Compulsory:

- A copy of your Identity Card or Passport

- Certified true copies of university transcript(s), one in English translation and the other in the original language

- Certified true copies of degree scroll(s) or a letter or certification from the university on your candidature if your degree scroll has not yet been conferred

- Two Academic Referees’ Recommendation

- Two recent passport-sized photographs

Not compulsory but good to include (if any):

- A certified true copy of TOEFL / IELTS results

- A certified true copy of SAT I & II / GRE / GATE results

- Certified true copies of awards / prizes and certificates

- List of publications

- List of patents filed

Deadline: The application deadline is Jan 1, 2014 for August 2014 intake, but whose complete supporting documents are received after 1 Jan 2014 will be considered late, and will be processed for the January 2015 intake instead.

Further Information: https://www.singa.a-star.edu.sg/theaward.php

2014-2015 Postdoctoral Fellowships at National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore offers postdoctoral fellowships within the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS), the Centre for Law and Business (CLB), the Centre for Banking and Finance Law (CBFL) and the Centre for Maritime Law (CML). Fellows will be expected to conduct research during the term of their appointment. Successful applicants will commence their Fellowships at the start of August 2014 and conclude them at the end of July 2015. The application deadline is 31 December 2013. 

About Scholarship: As Asia’s Global Law School, the Faculty of Law of the National University of Singapore (NUS Law) is committed to fostering excellence in research among early stage legal scholars. We invite applications for Post-Doctoral Fellowship positions commencing in AY2014-2015. These Post-Doctoral Fellowship positions may be held generally within NUS Law or for candidates with appropriate backgrounds and expertise, within the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS), the Centre for Law and Business (CLB), the Centre for Banking and Finance Law (CBFL), and a new research centre in AY2014-2015, the Centre for Maritime Law (CML). 

Study: Scholarships are provided within the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS), the Centre for Law and Business (CLB), the Centre for Banking and Finance Law (CBFL) and the Centre for Maritime Law (CML).
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postdoctoral degree level at the National University of Singapore.
Scholarship by: National University of Singapore
Location: Singapore 

Eligibility: -Subject to the standard NUS terms as to annual leave, Fellows will be expected to be in residence throughout the term of their appointment.
-Fellows will be expected to conduct research during the term of their appointment. Such research may include, but is not limited to, the writing of articles for publication in refereed journals, contributing to book chapters in edited collections, and preparing a monograph or other book for publication.
-Fellows will be expected to assist in the organization of colloquia or other events for NUS Law or the Centres.
-Fellows may be expected to teach or co-teach one elective course per annum during the term of their appointment.
-Fellows may be expected to participate in and contribute to the Reading Group or the Graduate Research Seminar for doctoral students at NUS Law. 

Scholarship Open for: The students of Singapore can apply for these scholarships. 

Duration: Successful applicants will commence their Fellowships at the start of August 2014 and conclude them at the end of July 2015. 

Value: -Post-Doctoral Fellows will have the following privileges:
-Fellows will be appointed to the full-time position of Post-Doctoral Fellow at NUS Law on a one-year contract, with the possibility of renewal up to a maximum term of 2 years, and with a fixed remuneration of S$78,000. This all sum is inclusive of stipends for housing and living expenses.
-Fellows will be reimbursed for a return economy class airfare (by the most economical and direct route) up to a maximum of S$2,000 to and from Singapore.
-Fellows will be allocated a Faculty Research and Conference Fund allowance of S$3,000 to support attendance at academic conferences.
-Fellows will be allocated shared office space at NUS Law or within the Centre for Asian Legal Studies (CALS), the Centre for Law and Business (CLB), the Centre for Banking and Finance Law (CBFL), or the Centre for Maritime Law (CML).
-Fellows may be given the opportunity to present their research in NUS Law’s Research Seminar Series (RSS) or other seminars hosted by the named Centres. 

Selection Criteria: The principal selection criterion will be the applicant’s potential for excellence in research and the proposed programme of research of the applicant. An existing record of publication in top journals or participation in research projects are examples of evidence of such potential. The selection committee will also consider the alignment of the proposed research with NUS Law’s research strengths and priorities. 

Notification: Applicants will be notified within two months of the deadline on the status of their applications. 

Apply: Applicants are required to submit a detailed curriculum vitae, outlining their research plans for the next two years. The application should be supported by two references from academic referees. Applicants should arrange for their referees to send their references to the address below by the closing date. 

Deadline: The application deadline is 31 December 2013.

Further Information: http://law.nus.edu.sg/about_us/news/2013/Post-Doctoral_Fellows_AY2014-15.pdf

The NUS MBA Study Scholarships for International Students in Singapore 2014

National University of SingaporeDescription: Over S$1 million worth of NUS MBA Study Awards will be awarded to deserving full-time candidates of all nationalities and part-time Singaporean candidates who showcase well-rounded, exceptional and promising profiles. Scholarships will be given on the basis of background, performance during the application process and overall leadership potential of the candidates.

Eligibility: Scholarships will be awarded to deserving full-time candidates of all nationalities and part-time Singaporean candidates who showcase well-rounded, exceptional and promising profiles.

How to Apply: All full time MBA applicants who have accepted the admissions offer will be automatically considered for these awards.

Subject: Various Courses

Level: Pursuing Master’s Degree Level at the National University of Singapore.

Provider: National University of Singapore

For Which Country: Singapore

For Whom: International Students

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): Scholarship is offered for the duration of the course.

What does it cover? Total offer is of:
-Dean’s Award: S$58,000
-Director’s Award: S$38,000
-Excellence Award: S$18,000
-Achiever Award: S$8,000

Selection Criteria: Scholarships will be given on the background, performance during the application process and overall leadership potential of the candidates.

Notification: Not Known

Deadline: 31 January 2014.