Agency for Science, Technology and Research is offering National Science Scholarship for (MBBS-PhD) programme. Singaporeans citizens can apply for these scholarships.
This scholarship aims to groom students, who are aspiring to be clinician-scientists, to be Singapore’s next generation of leaders in translational medicine.
A*STAR is Singapore’s lead public sector agency that spearheads economic oriented research to advance scientific discovery and develop innovative technology. Through open innovation, we collaborate with our partners in both the public and private sectors to benefit society.
Applicants require GRE scores of 322 (verbal and quantitative reasoning) and 4.5 (analytical writing).
Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MBBS and PhD courses.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in translational medicine.
Scholarship Award: Successful candidates will be given support for up to nine years of academic pursuit, leading to MBBS and PhD degrees. Successful candidates from NUS YLLSoM or LKCSoM will be given support for their PhD studies only for up to five years.
Scholarship support comprises*:
Additional allowances are available in the PhD phase of scholarship
*All allowances vary according to country and university, and are subject to adjustments by A*STAR
Scholarship can be taken in Singapore
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Nationality: Singaporeans citizens can apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Candidates must have obtained an offer from a UK medical school offering the intercalated MBBS-PhD programme
English language Requirements: Candidates are encouraged to sit for the SAT tests to broaden their choices of institutions for their undergraduate education. Although A*STAR does not mandate a minimum SAT score as a qualifying condition for the undergraduate scholarships awarded for studies, applicants are encouraged to submit their SAT scores, if available, to be included in the overall assessment of their applications
How to Apply: The mode of application is online.
Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is March 31, 2017.