Scholarship Details

The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) leads Singapore’s digital transformation with infocomm media. To do this, IMDA will develop a dynamic digital economy and a cohesive digital society, driven by an exceptional infocomm media (ICM) ecosystem – by developing talent, strengthening business capabilities, and enhancing Singapore's ICM infrastructure. IMDA also regulates the telecommunications and media sectors to safeguard consumer interests while fostering a pro-business environment, and enhances Singapore’s data protection regime through the Personal Data Protection Commission. For more news and information, visit www.imda.gov.sg or follow IMDA on Facebook IMDAsg and Twitter @IMDAsg.

SG:D Scholarship (Undergraduate)

<p>The future is digital, and the convergence of infocomm media (ICM) opens up a world of possibilities. The Singapore Digital (SG:D) Scholarship empowers you to deepen your skills and chart your own career path in an ICM job role in any organisation.</p>

Requirement

• Be a Singapore citizen
• Have good CCA records / Portfolio etc. 
• Possess strong interest in an infocomm media career
• For Full Scholarship - 'A' Level, IP/IB, or Polytechnic results
• For Mid-Term Scholarship - current undergraduate in an infocomm media related degree at a local autonomous university or renowned overseas university with minimally 1 year of studies remaining from the point of award

Value of Scholarships

Value of Award:
• Tuition and other compulsory university fees
• Living allowance
• One-time Pre-studies allowance including settling-in and computer allowance
• Support for overseas internship(s) in Infocomm Media-related roles which includes:
  - Economy class return airfare; and
  - Cost of living allowances
• Support for overseas exposure (e.g. student exchange programme, study trips, overseas competition)  
• Funding support for courses and certifications

Bond Duration

Bond duration:
Opportunities to serve your bond in an Infocomm Media-related job role in any organisation and in any industry, subject to IMDA's approval.
• Full Local scholarship – 3 years bond
• Fast Track Bachelors-Masters scholarship – 4 years bond
• Full/Mid-term Overseas scholarship – 2 to 5 years bond dependent on the duration of sponsorship
• Mid-term Local scholarship – 1 to 3 years bond dependent on the duration of sponsorship

Where to Pursue

Eligible Institutions:
Local autonomous universities/approved institutions or renowned overseas universities

 

Choice of Courses

Eligible Course of Studies:
Infocomm Media related courses which includes:
•Artificial Intelligence
•Cybersecurity
•Data Analytics
•Immersive Media
•Film / TV Studies
•STEM courses (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
•Language courses in Malay, Tamil and Chinese

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