2018 SAF Merit Scholarships For Singaporean Students-Apply


The MINDEF Scholarship Centre (MSC) is offering SAF Merit Scholarships to Singapore citizens to pursue their studies at renowned universities in the UK or USA for 2018/2019 academic year. Interested students should see below on how to apply for the SAF Merit Scholarships For Singaporean Students.

SAF Merit Scholarships For Singaporean Students

MINDEF Scholarship Centre (MSC) was established on 3 Nov 1999 as a one-stop information and liaison centre to assist prospective scholars on all issues and matters pertaining to the premier MINDEF/SAF Scholarships.

Scholarship Type:

Scholarships are available for pursuing the courses offered by the Universities.

Field Of study:

Scholarships are awarded in any of the following disciplines: Arts / Social Sciences, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, International Relations, Law, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Philosophy, Politics and Economics, Political Science, Psychology and Science / Natural Sciences.

Scholarship Benefits:

The scholarship covers the following;

  • Monthly salary for the duration of studies
  • Full tuition fees and other approved academic charges
  • Maintenance and other allowances, e.g. books, clothing, computer
    Return airfare
  • One-time sponsorship for summer exchange programmes
  • Sponsorship for up to 4 years of studies, inclusive of Master’s if applicable

Host Country Of Scholarship:


Country Eligible For The Scholarship:

Scholarships are available for citizens of Singapore.

Eligibility For The SAF Merit Scholarships For Singaporean Students:

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria;

  • Applicant must be a Singapore citizens or permanent residents intending to take up citizenship
  • Must have Good GCE ‘A’ Level or International Baccalaureate results, Polytechnic Diploma (with Merit) or equivalent
  • Good co-curricular activities (CCA) records
  • Applicant must possess strong leadership qualities
  • Must qualify for and excel in Officer Cadet School
  • Must Possess a strong interest in a military career
  • All MINDEF/SAF scholarships are open for application to both genders. (For Female Applicants)
  • If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

How To Apply For The Scholarship:

Apply online

Application Closing Date:

August 2018

For more scholarship opportunities to study abroad click here: http://easyscholarships.info/category/scholarships/


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