Applications have been invited for A-STAR Graduate Scholarship, Singapore 2021 from Agency for Science, Technology, and Research from Ph.D. applicants. The scholarship is a result of the collaboration between A-STAR, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), and Singapore Management University (SMU). The motive of this scholarship is to assist young students to do their research at an A-STAR Research Institute and also the shortlisted candidates can register for their research candidature. The scholarship helps to finance up to four years of Ph.D. studies in Singapore. A-Star Graduate Scholarship, Singapore 2021 eligibility given below. This is the latest scholarships for international students in 2020.
What is the last date to apply for this scholarship?
The last date to apply for this scholarship is 01 February 2021. Students are advised to fill the forms as soon as possible. This is the latest scholarships for international students in 2020.
What is the eligibility for A-Star Graduate Scholarship?
The eligibility to fill the form is given below. Candidates will have to fulfill the eligibility criterion otherwise the forms will be rejected.
- The applicant must be a citizen of Singapore and/or other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship.
- The applicant must satisfy the criteria for and seek admission to a Ph.D. program in an autonomous university.
- The applicant must have received at least a 2nd Upper-Class Degree or equivalent in related disciplines.
- The applicant must have a strong interest in a research career.
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What are the benefits of this scholarship?
The benefits of this scholarship are given below
The shortlisted applicant will get full tuition fees.
Monthly sustenance allowance (including CPF contribution, if applicable)
Other allowances including book allowance, computer allowance, conference allowance, and thesis allowance.
Support for up to 12 months of overseas attachment will be given to the shortlisted applicant.
What are the documents required to apply?
The documents required to apply are
- ID proof or passport.
- Passport size image in JPEG/PNG format
- Singapore National Service Certificate
- Academic Transcripts/Degree Scrolls for all qualifications and subjects
- Results of SAT/GRE/IELTS/TOEFL/MCAT if applicable
- Co-curricular activities records (if applicable)
- Awards and publication if any.
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How to apply for the scholarship?
Visit the website a-star.edu.sg
On the home page, you will find scholarship
Go to scholarship and choose for graduate studies
Go to A-STAR Graduate Scholarship, Singapore
What are the terms and conditions?
The name, date of birth, email address, and phone number must be filled in correctly in the form.
Those applicants who do not belong to Singapore are required to give a two-year service in Singapore based companies. The area of work desirable is Biomedical science, Engineering, or Physical Sciences.
If applicable the applicant may submit their GRE course grades.
Applicants should concurrently apply for Ph.D. admission to their intended university
The choice of supervisor for Ph.D., project, and university of shortlisted candidates will be approved by A-Star. This is the latest scholarships for international students in 2020.
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Frequently Asked Question
Ans. The last date to apply is 1st February 2021.
Ans. The candidates will get full tuition fee.
Ans. A-Star means Agency for Science, Technology and Research.
Ans. Yes, the applicant must be a resident of Singapore and all other conditions are given in the article above.