Tuesday, April 19, 2016

NGS Scholarship (NGSS), Singapore





The NGS Scholarship is awarded to talented students with an aptitude for innovative, high calibre PhD research.


Scholarship Terms
  • Monthly stipend, up to 4 years of the PhD studies, OR up to date of graduation, whichever is earlier, of
    • S$3,500 for Singapore Citizens, plus Central Provident Fund (CPF) contributions at a rate pegged to the prevailing employer's contribution rate set by CPF
    • S$3,200 for Singapore Permanent Residents
    • S$3,000 for International students
  • Full tuition fee subsidy for 4 years.
  • Other allowances include
    • computer allowance
    • book allowance
    • conference allowance.
  • Student must commit to PhD from the outset, cannot exit with MSc.

Eligibility
  • Opens worldwide.
  • Graduates with a passion for cross-disciplinary research in science, engineering, computing, and related aspects of medicine.
  • Graduates with at least 2nd Upper Honours, or equivalent qualifications.
  • GRE is compulsory for all except for applicants from NUS or NTU. Note that GATE is NOT acceptable.
  • TOEFL is compulsory (ONLY applicable for applicants whose native tongue or medium of undergraduate instruction is not in English).

Conditions
  • Students are not eligible for the President's Graduate Fellowship (PGF).
  • Award is renewable, subject to satisfactory academic performance of CAP ≥ 3.8 at the end of every semester.

Closing Date for Application
Intake
Closing Date
AY2016/17
Semester 2
January 2017
Application

  • opens on 30 March 2016
  • closes on 15 May 2016





For further details and application visit the NGS Scholarship (NGSS), Singapore page.

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