Scholarship Details

The Central Provident Fund (CPF) is a comprehensive social security system that enables working Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents to set aside funds for retirement. It also addresses healthcare, home ownership, family protection and asset enhancement.

CPF Board Full-Term Local Undergraduate Scholarship

As a CPFB Scholar, you will be working with various departments within CPF Board and Ministries to review and implement policies that will affect 3.9 million CPF members. You can also gain exposure and better understanding of how the various social security policies are intertwined through secondment to Ministries and rotations within CPF Board.


Eligibility for CPF Board Full-Term Local Undergraudate Scholarship

• Singapore Citizens or PRs on the date of application
• Possess outstanding Singapore-Cambridge GCE "A" Level, 
  Diploma awarded by a Polytechnic in Singapore, NUS High 
  School Diploma or IB Diploma
• Good track record and active participation in CCAs
• Demonstrates strong leadership and interpersonal skills
• Strong desire for a meaningful career with CPF Board

Value of Scholarships

• All approved tuition and compulsory fees, including overseas exchange programme where relevant
• Book allowance and hostel fee
• Competitive monthly allowance
• Engaging internship opportunities 
• Exposure to meaningful work in CPF Board

Bond Duration

1 year of bond period for every year of sponsorship

Where to Pursue

Any Singapore's local universities (NUS, NTU, SUTD, SMU)

Choice of Courses

All undergraduate courses except Medicine and Dentistry and Pharmacy

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