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Singapore International Graduate Award scholarships

SINGA is an award given to international students with excellent academic undergraduate and/or master’s results, and strong interest in doing research leading to a doctorate (PhD) in Science and Engineering at a Singapore University. SINGA provides about 240 awards per year.

Why study in Singapore?

Singapore is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city located in the heart of Southeast Asia. With a multi-ethnic population of 4.3 million, Singapore has a strong tradition of welcoming professionals from all over the world to work and live in the city. The country is dedicated to long-term investments in education and infrastructure. Over the years, Singapore has built up an international reputation as a hub for worldclass education and research.

Host Institution(s)

The students can choose to do their research work mainly at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU) or the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). 

Field of study

PhD Progams in Science and Engineering

Scholarship value/inclusions

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


• Open to all international students

• Graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results

• Good skills in written and spoken English

• Good reports from academic referees

Application instructions:

Applications are done online. Deadline for January 2017 intake is 1 June 2016.

It is important to visit the official website ( for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship

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Singapore International Graduate Award scholarships