Scholarship Details

The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) is the main tax administrator to the Government. IRAS collects taxes that account forĀ about 70% of the Government's Operating Revenue that supports the Government's economic and social programmes to achieve quality growth and an inclusive society. IRAS also represents the Government in tax treaty negotiations, drafts tax legislations and provides advice on property valuation to the Government.

IRAS Overseas Scholarship

Supports you for an overseas undergraduate course


  • Outstanding GCE 'A' level results, polytechnic results or equivalent (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB), NUS High School Diploma)
  • Excellent university results (for mid-term scholarships)
  • Outstanding co-curricular records and leadership qualities

Value of Scholarships

Full sponsorship including:

  • Return air passage
  • Maintenance allowance
  • Pre-studies allowance
  • Computer allowance
  • Miscellaneous allowance
  • Other compulsory fees

Bond Duration

6 years (including those sponsored for direct Masters)

Where to Pursue

Tenable at approved overseas universities

Choice of Courses

You may pursue any course of study that has relevance to the different areas of work at IRAS. Some of these include:

  • Accountancy
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Information Technology
  • Real Estate
  • Statistics

Scholars' Experience

Making it count

The IRAS scholarship has helped Mr Jonathan...

Tax and tech savvy

Mr Ng was attracted to the IRAS scholarship...

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