Advance your scientific knowledge in an overseas university and contribute towards Singapore’s dynamic research landscape with an A*STAR Scholarship
The National Science Scholarship (Masters) aims to develop and deepen your research skills, providing you the requisite foundation and head start towards a career in research.
If you are an undergraduate with a passion for Computer and Information Sciences, Food Technology, Microelectronics and Quantum Technology, this is an opportunity you do not want to miss— be plugged into exciting scientific and technological arenas in a prestigious overseas university to fast-track your research journey and join the workforce sooner.
You will also gain valuable experience in key research areas and contribute to Singapore’s evolving research needs.
• Be Singaporeans
• Have obtained, or are on track to obtain, at least a 2nd Upper Class Honours Degree or equivalent in relevant disciplines
• Applicants who are in the last semester of their final year of undergraduate studies are welcome to apply; however, successful candidates will only be awarded the scholarship if they obtain at least a 2nd Upper Class Honours Degree or equivalent
• Have applied or will be applying for a Master of Research (or equivalent) programme in selected research areas at a top overseas global university
• Have strong interest in a research career
The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive.
A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on prevailing scholarship policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice.
Area of Studies:
• Computer and Information Sciences (e.g. AI, Bioinformatics, Cybersecurity)
• Food Technology and Research, Nutrition
• Quantum Technology
Applications in other research areas are welcome.