A*STAR National Science Scholarship (BS) for Undergraduate Students: You are hereby invited to apply for National Science Scholarship NSS (BS), as the only through-train scholarship in Singapore, the NSS provides for your undergraduate studies and PhD training.

Through this scholarship, we seek to groom young talents for a career in science and provide them with opportunities to work in some of the world’s renowned research institutes and learn from the best scientific minds.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), Singapore

Scholarships to be taken at: Singapore

Scholarships level:  Undergraduate, PhD

Scholarships Worth:  Full tuition, accommodation, insurance and living allowance

Subject Eligibility:  See eligible courses below

Country/Candidate Eligibility: International Students

ASTAR National Science Scholarship (BS) | DETAILS

Explore your interest in the computer and information sciences, engineering, physical sciences or biomedical sciences as an undergraduate at some of the world’s finest universities with the National Science Scholarship (BS).

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Eligibility and Criteria

To be considered for the National Science Scholarship (BS) for Undergraduate Students (Fully-funded), candidates must meet the program requirements listed below.

  • Candidates can be Singaporeans and  other nationalities with intents to take up Singapore citizenship.
  • Applicants should have a keen interest in Science and research. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and notable achievements in science- or math-related projects and activities
  • Male scholars are required to serve National Service prior to commencement of undergraduate studies
  • Applicants are encouraged to sit for the SAT tests to broaden their choices of institutions for their undergraduate education. Although A*STAR does not mandate a minimum SAT score as a qualifying condition for the undergraduate scholarships awarded for studies, applicants are encouraged to submit their SAT scores, if available, to be included in the overall assessment of their applications.

Eligible Courses: 

The following are eligible courses for the scholarship:

  • Computer and information sciences,
  • Engineering,
  • Physical sciences
  • Biomedical sciences

Scholarship Benefits

The following are the benefits of National Science Scholarship NSS (BS) for Undergraduate students:

  • Full tuition fees
  • Monthly allowance
  • Annual return airfare
  • Pre-studies allowance
  • Research attachment opportunities at A*STAR Research Institutes

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply:   Applicants with GCE ‘A’ Level/ International Baccalaureate (IB)/ NUS High School of Mathematics and Science Diploma/ Polytechnic Diploma can click here to apply for National Science Scholarship (BS) to study in Singapore.

Application Deadline:  March 1, 2021

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