The Ministry of Health, Singapore is offering Healthcare Graduate Studies Award (HGSA) for citizens of Singapore. This scholarship is available for final year undergraduates or recent university graduates to pursue a master’s degree in selected health science disciplines.
Their mission is to promote good health and reduce illness, ensure access to good and affordable healthcare, and pursue medical excellence.
The Ministry of Health is a ministry of the Government of Singapore responsible for providing information, raising health awareness and education, ensuring the accessibility of health services, and monitoring the quality of health services provided to citizens and visitors in the Republic of Singapore.
Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.
Course Level: Award is open for pursuing master’s degree programme.
Study Subject: Award is available in selected health science disciplines.
List of Subjects: Audiology, Biostatistics, Clinical Psychology, Epidemiology, Health Economics, Medical Informatics, Public Health and Speech Therapy
Scholarship Award: Scholars will be sponsored for the following during their postgraduate studies, where applicable:
-Tuition fees and compulsory charges
-Monthly maintenance allowance
-Pre-Studies Allowance (e.g. Settling In, Warm Clothing, Computer)
-Return economy airfare (for overseas studies only)
-Sponsorship for approved developmental activities, such as Student Exchange Programmes, Professional seminars and conferences during course of study
Scholarship can be taken at: Singapore
Eligibility: Ministry is looking for outstanding and people-centric dynamic individuals who are passionate to join the public healthcare sector while demonstrating academic excellence, strong leadership qualities and community spirit. Applicants must:
-Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who will take up citizenship before embarking on studies;
-Possess a good university degree (2nd upper honours or equivalent); and
-Have a strong interest in a career in the public healthcare sector
Nationality: Applicants from Singapore can apply for this award.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must possess a good university degree (2nd upper honours or equivalent).
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 6, 2016.