The NSS (PhD) funds you for up to 5 years at a top global university. You will be able to work with renowned researchers and contribute to society through your innovations. Successful candidates must undertake a 1-year paid research attachment at an A*STAR Research Institute prior to PhD studies.
– Be Singaporeans and other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship
– Have strong interest in a research career
– Have outstanding undergraduate results (preferably 1st Class Honours Degree or equivalent) in relevant disciplines
– Have applied or will be applying for a PhD programme at a top global overseas university
– Successful candidates are required to undergo a one-year research attachment at an A*STAR research institute prior to their PhD studies
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.