Scholarship Details

The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) ensures a resilient supply of safe food, safeguards the health of animals and plants, and facilitates agri-trade for the well-being of Singapore.

AVA Undergraduate Scholarship

AVA is the vanguard in protecting what matters to Singapore – food, animals and plants. Be an AVA scholar, and join a multi-disciplinary team of professionals in ensuring a resilient supply of safe food, safeguarding the health of animals and plants, and facilitating agri-trade for Singapore.


  • Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Strong academic and CCA records
  • Applicants for mid-term scholarship should also have excellent university results

Value of Scholarships

  • Tuition fees and other compulsory fees
  • Monthly maintenance allowance
  • Pre-studies allowances
  • Return airfare

Bond Duration

  • Local: 4 years upon completion of studies
  • Overseas: 6 years upon completion of studies

Where to Pursue

  • Local universities and approved overseas universities.

Choice of Courses

  • Agribusiness
  • Agriculture Management
  • Analytics
  • Aquaculture
  • Food Science/Food Technology
  • Horticultural Science/Botany/Plant Science
  • Public Health
  • Science
  • Veterinary Science
  • Other related disciplines

Scholars' Experience

For the love of animals

AVA scholar Charmaine Chng Wenya relishes...

Urban farming solutions

Studying aquaculture gives Mr Ong Xuan Feng...

Ensuring a robust food safety system

AVA’s first Food Science scholar Oh Su...

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