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International Graduate Scholarship in Singapore, 2023

International Graduate Scholarship in Singapore, 2023

The International Graduate Scholarship in Singapore is open for the 2023/24 academic year. See the details below for how to apply!

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The Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the National University of Singapore (NUS), the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), and the Singapore Management University have collaborated to create the Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) (SMU).

PhD training will take place in English at A*STAR Research Institutes, NTU, NUS, SUTD, or SMU in the lab of your choice. In these laboratories, students will be supervised by eminent and internationally recognized researchers. Students will receive a PhD degree from NTU, NUS, SUTD, or SMU if they complete the program successfully.

International Graduate Scholarship in Singapore, 2023

Singapore serves as a gateway to some of the region’s fastest-growing economies. With SINGA, you may complete your PhD in Singapore, create worldwide connections, and advance your research career to new heights.

International students who participate in SINGA are part of a lively and culturally diverse research community. In state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll be working alongside outstanding and world-renowned researchers in a multi-cultural atmosphere.

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SINGA is an award awarded to overseas students who have excelled in their undergraduate and/or master’s studies and have a strong desire to do research leading to a doctorate (PhD) in Science or Engineering at a Singapore university.

Host Institution(s):

Students can do research at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), the National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), or the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

Field of study:

PhD Progams in Biomedical Sciences; and Physical Sciences and Engineering

Number of Awards:

About 240 per year

Target group:

International students

Scholarship value

The award provides financial support for up to 4 years of PhD studies including full tuition fees, monthly stipend, settlement allowance, and airfare grant.

Eligibility Requirement for the International Graduate Scholarship in Singapore

Open to all international graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results
Good skills in written and spoken English
Good reports from academic referees

How to Apply for the Scholarship

1. Browse PhD Research Projects

Go to Research Areas to browse the projects you are interested in.

2. Documents Required
Do prepare the following documents in advance before applying.
Note: Do NOT mail any hard copy documents to SINGA Office. All necessary documents are to be submitted online.

a. Valid Passport
b. A recent passport-sized photo (in .jpeg or .png format)

3.Transcripts & Reports
ALL transcripts need to be in English translation

Bachelor’s and/or Master’s academic transcripts.
Bachelor’s Degree certificate(s) / scroll(s) or a letter of certification from the university on your candidature if your degree certificate / scroll has not yet been conferred.
2 recommendation reports (to be completed and submitted online by the referees).


GRE / IELTS / TOEFL / SAT I & II / GATE results. However, do note that you may be requested by the university to submit satisfactory scores as part of the university admission requirement.

Please read the important information below.

a. Please ensure that the information you provide during account registration in the application portal is accurate, as the information will be used for verification upon your first log-in.

b. Please ensure that you apply for the correct scholarship – “Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA)” – in the application portal after logging in.

c. Please do NOT mail any hard copy documents to the SINGA Office.

d. Please submit your applications as early as possible. This will provide ample time for your referees to submit their online recommendation reports before the application deadline, as only applications with 2 recommendation reports will be processed.

e. Please check and ensure that all data you have entered in the online application form is correct and accurate before you submit the application. Amendments to the application will NOT be possible after it is submitted.

Submission deadline for January 2023 intake: 1 June 2022 (2359hrs GMT +8 Singapore time)

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified within 12 weeks from the application closing date.


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  • How to Apply: To be eligible for this funding package, a candidate must apply and be admitted into the graduate program. See: How to Apply for Scholarships in Canada for useful tips on how to apply.
  • Supporting Documents: Prospective applicants must prepare their documents such as academic transcripts and diplomas, academic references, resume and statement of intent. Check the Required documents for graduate school applications
  • Admission Requirements: Eligible applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements. Note that admission into the program is competitive, and meeting the minimum requirements is no guarantee of being admitted into the program. See our Guide on Applying to Schools Abroad with Scholarships. 


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