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• Singapore citizen • Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) record; • Have a strong portfolio if applying for a creative or film-related course • 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 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: 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
Eligible Institutions: Local autonomous universities/approved institutions or renowned overseas universities
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