Scholarship Details

Singapore is more than just a global city: it is also the place we call home. Our love for the city inspires us to make Singapore the best there is for those who live here as well as the visitors we share it with. 

Embark on a challenging and rewarding career with MND and our statutory boards. You will work with creative and passionate professionals to help shape Singapore - to develop world-class infrastructure, create a sustainable living environment and build cohesive communities. 

Whether it is to provide better homes for our people, enhance townships for stronger communities, protect our food supply or grow and build a distinctive global city embedded in an environment where nature thrives, we strive to ensure that Singapore always remains a special home in the hearts of its people.  

*The MND Family includes the following agencies: the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA), the Building and Construction Authority (BCA), the Council for Estate Agencies (CEA), the Housing & Development Board (HDB), the National Parks Board (NParks), Gardens by the Bay (GB), and the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA).

MND EDGE Scholarship

<p>MND plays a pivotal role in shaping Singapore. As our MND EDGE Scholar, a challenging and rewarding career in policy formulation and implementation awaits you, particularly in the area of sustainable development. You will also gain valuable exposure through cross-agency secondments and grow through our MND EDGE talent development plan.</p>


Applicants must: 
• Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore Citizenship 
• Have strong leadership qualities and potential 
• Have good academic and Co-Curricular Activities (CCAs) records 
• Have GCE A Levels, polytechnic diploma with merit or equivalent qualifications e.g. International Baccalaureate or high school diploma 
• Have a strong interest in a career with the MND Family and the Public Service

Value of Scholarships

• Tuition fees and other approved charges 
• Maintenance and other allowances 
• Internship attachment with MND (including return airfare for overseas scholars)
• Return airfare (for overseas scholars) 
• Sponsorship of approved student exchange / summer programmes

Bond Duration

For undergraduate study in overseas universities: 6 years 
For undergraduate study in Singapore: 4 years

Where to Pursue

Countries and universities of study approved by MND (Local / Overseas)

Choice of Courses

Courses/Disciplines of study:
• Engineering 
• Urban Studies
• Urban Planning & Design
• Environmental Science 
• Real Estate 
• Sociology 
• Economics    
• Geography  
And any other related disciplines


Scholars' Experience

Planning for the future

MND scholar Rachel Liu stresses the...

Designing a better home

Ms Rachel Liu is bent on making the most out...

A better place to live in

Mr Dinesh Naidu plays a role in helping...

Keeping the big picture in mind

The MND Undergraduate Scholarship helped Ms...

From strength to strength

Mr He Kangwei is currently in the Nanyang...

Strategising for Singapore’s future

MND scholar Tan Chee Seng shapes policies...

Sustainable future

Inspired by the nation’s rich legacy, MND...

Constructing a vibrant city

Ms Goh Kailing equips herself with new...

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