Scholarship Details

The mission of MOE is to mould the future of the nation by moulding the people who will determine the future of the nation. MOE will provide our children with a balanced and well-rounded education, develop them to their full potential, and nurture them in good citizens, conscious of their responsibilities to family, community and country. 

MOE Teaching Award (MOE TA)

MOE Teaching Award (MOE TA) recipients can look forward to a fulfilling career in the Education Service, where they will be given opportunities for higher responsibilities according to their abilities. The award will be tenable for full time undergraduate studies at local universities.

Requirement

‘A’ Level or equivalent/ Polytechnic Diploma Holders

• Good character, keen passion for teaching
• Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Good ‘A’ Level or equivalent/Polytechnic results or equivalent (e.g. International Baccalaureate, NUS High Diploma)
• ‘A’ level candidates should offer at least 10 academic units
• Qualify for entry into a local autonomous university

Year 1 or Year 2 undergraduates pursuing courses in the local autonomous universities

• Good character, keen passion for teaching 
• Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Good university results
• Reading relevant teaching subjects at university

Year 3 undergraduates pursuing courses in the local autonomous universities

• Good character, keen passion for teaching 
• Good Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Good university results
• Reading relevant teaching subjects at university and proceeding to Honours with at least two academic semesters left at the point of application

Value of Scholarships

‘A’ level  or equivalent/ Polytechnic Diploma Holders, Year 1 and Year 2 undergraduates

• Sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges 
• Maintenance allowance
• Developmental programmes during undergraduate studies (e.g. school attachment)
• Sponsorship of approved student exchange programmes, summer programmes and CCAs 
• Be enrolled into the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) teacher preparation programme at the National Institute of Education (NIE) as a salaried employee, after completion of first degree

Year 3 undergraduates (for those proceeding to Honours with at least two academic semesters left at the point of application)

• Sponsorship of tuition fees and other approved charges 
• Maintenance allowance
• Developmental programmes during undergraduate studies (e.g. school attachment)
• Sponsorship of approved summer programmes and CCAs 
• $6000 paid in 2 tranches (if the undergraduate is proceeding for his/her Honours year of study in the following semester at the point of award)
• Be enrolled into the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) teacher preparation programme at the National Institute of Education (NIE) as a salaried employee, after completion of first degree

Where to Pursue

Reputable local autonomous universities or NTU-NIE

 

 

Choice of Courses

• Languages
• Humanities
• Art and Music
• Physical Education and Sports Science
• Social Sciences
• Sciences
• Mathematics 

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