Scholarship Details

The mission of MINDEF and the Singapore Armed Forces is to enhance Singapore's peace and security through deterrence and diplomacy, and should these fail, to secure a swift and decisive victory over the aggressor.

SAF Local Dentistry Scholarship

<p>The SAF Local Dentistry Scholarship offers you an opportunity to pursue a Bachelor's Degree in Dentistry locally and develop as an officer for senior positions in the SAF Medical Corps.</p>

Requirement

1) Singaporean
2) Secure a place at the National University of Singapore or Nanyang Technological University to study Dentistry
3) Qualify for Officer Cadet School
4) Good Co-Curricular Activity Record

Value of Scholarships

1) Annual Study Allowance of $12,000
2) Full Tuition Fee Coverage
3) Book Allowance
4) Computer Subsidy
5) Accommodation Subsidies Based on Local Twin-Sharing Hostel Rates

Bond Duration

Bond Length: 5 Years

  • The serving of the bond will begin from the day you return to SAF upon successful completion of studies.
  • SAF bond runs concurrent with the 4-year MOH bond which is mandatory for all Dental students.
  • The SAF bond will be suspended during periods of specialty training and hospital postings.

Where to Pursue

  • NUS
  • NTU

Choice of Courses

Dentistry

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