Scholars' Experiences

Mightier than the sword

Mightier than the sword

Mr Tee Zhuo’s belief in the power of the written word inspired him to take up the SPH...
Embracing a global outlook

Embracing a global outlook

SMU undergraduate Alexander Gee explains how History and Economics influenced his choice...
From national athlete to budding anthropologist

From national athlete to budding anthropologist

Former national athlete Audrey Lim stopped competitive sports to broaden her worldview at...
Tapping technology to fight fires

Tapping technology to fight fires

MHA’s Local Merit Scholarship ignited CPT Mui Chin Nam’s passion for a career with...
Engaging people in therapeutic activities

Engaging people in therapeutic activities

Occupational therapist Yip You Ming enjoys coming up with creative ways to engage her...
Not every hero wears a cape

Not every hero wears a cape

ME5 Kok Khew Fai shares how the SAF Engineering Scholarship presents an opportunity to be...

Tips & Resources

Which university?
For three years now, students have been able to apply to all three local universities, and choose where to go once the acceptances come in. So, the universities are striving to be different - in their programmes, admission criteria and fees.
48 receive Ministry of National Development Scholarships
A total of 48 people, chosen from 2,584 applicants, received MND Edge scholarships at a ceremony.
Putting university rankings in perspective
Such rankings influence flows of talent and funds, but students should consider their interests and quality of programmes.


Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS)
Ministry of Defence (MINDEF Scholarship Centre)
Yale-NUS College
Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)
Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR)
Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA)
Auditor General's Office (AGO)
Building and Construction Authority (BCA)
Central Provident Fund Board (CPF)
Changi Airport Group (CAG)
Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC)
Housing & Development Board (HDB)
Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS)
Land Transport Authority (LTA)
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)
Ministry of Education (MOE)
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
MOH Holdings
Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU)
National Heritage Board (NHB)
National Institute of Education (NIE)
National Library Board (NLB)
National Parks Board
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS)
People's Association (PA)
Public Service Commission (PSC)
National Environment Agency (NEA) & PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency
Singapore Airlines (SIA)
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
Singapore Management University (SMU)
Singapore Press Holdings (SPH)
Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
The Loke Cheng-Kim Foundation
Ministry of National Development (MND)
ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute
Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)
Essec Business School
Singapore Digital (SG:D) Scholarship
Enterprise Singapore