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Singapore-Stanford Biodesign Fellowship for Singapore Citizens, 2016

Applications are invited for Singapore-Stanford Biodesign Fellowship. Priority will be given to Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents. Successful applicants should have advanced degrees (e.g. Master, PhD, M.D, and M.B.B.S.) and/or significant industry work experience. The SSB Fellows will receive stipend, tuition and international travel support. The full-time SSB Fellowship will last for a period of 12 months and begin in January. Six months will be spent at Stanford University and thereafter six months in Singapore. Each SSB Fellow is required to work in Singapore for 2 years, right after completion of the Fellowship. The application deadline is 27 May 2015.

Study Subject(s): The Fellowship is offered in the field of Biodesign.
Course Level: This fellowship programme is of 12 months and begins in January 2015. Six months will be spent at Stanford University and thereafter six months in Singapore.
Scholarship Provider:
Singapore-Stanford Biodesign.
Scholarship can be taken at:
USA and Singapore.

Eligibility: Singapore-Stanford Biodesign is looking for individuals with a strong interest in Asian medical device innovation. Priority will be given to Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents. Successful applicants should have advanced degrees (e.g. Master, Ph.D., M.D., M.B.B.S.) and/or significant industry work experience. Candidates will be judged in terms of their potential to become leaders in biomedical technology innovation, including demonstrated potential in creativity and invention.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents are eligible to apply for this programme.

Scholarship Description: The Singapore-Stanford Biodesign (SSB) Fellowship seeks to train and nurture the next generation of Asian medical device innovators in Singapore, serving Asia and beyond. This highly competitive fellowship is directed towards creative and entrepreneurial Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents, who have a strong interest in invention and early-stage development of new medical technologies.

Number of award(s): 4 Fellows will be selected each year.

Duration of award(s): The full-time SSB Fellowship will last for a period of 12 months and begin in January. Six months will be spent at Stanford University and thereafter six months in Singapore.

What does it cover? The SSB Fellows will receive stipend, tuition and international travel support.
Bond: – Each SSB Fellow is required to work in Singapore for 2 years, right after completion of the Fellowship. However, his/her employer is not restricted to any particular organisation during the bond period.

Selection criteria: Candidates will be judged in terms of their potential to become leaders in biomedical technology innovation, including demonstrated potential in creativity and invention.

How to Apply: To apply for the SSB Fellowship, please take time to reference and prepare for the online form application. Please contact two referees to write reference letters with regards to your application and get the referees to send the emails to us directly at ssbenquiry-at-scei.a-star.edu.sg.

Online Application Form.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 27 May 2015.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

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