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Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarships for Asia Pacific Students in Singapore, 2020

Dr GKS opportunities are available to outstanding individuals from 15 Asia Pacific economies in the 2020-21academic year. Each year 3 to 4 opportunities are awarded to students who concurrently apply for admission to NUS, NTU, SMU or SUTD.

financial aid positions will be awarded for pursuing undergraduate studies at local universities in Singapore i.e. National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

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Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing undergraduate studies at local universities in Singapore i.e. National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects (except for specialized courses like Medicine) available at NUS, NTU, SMU or SUTD.

The award can be taken at Singapore

Eligibility

Applicants should

  • Concurrently apply for admission to NUS, NTU, SMU or SUTD. Most courses (except for specialised courses like Medicine) will be considered. Applicants should adhere to the university’s admission deadlines and guidelines;
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and possess good academic and co-curricular activities (CCA) achievements;
  • Have sat for, or made private arrangements to sit for the SAT

Nationality: Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, PRC, Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. Singapore citizens and PRs are not eligible to apply for the Dr GKS Scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants should have demonstrated leadership qualities and possess good academic and co-curricular activities (CCA) achievements.

Test Requirement: Applicants should have sat for, or made private arrangements to sit for the SAT exam

English Language Requirements: Applicants will need to present proof of language proficiency. It means applicants have to pass an official language test (for example – TOEFL or IELTS).

Scholarship in Singapore 

How to Apply

How to Apply: Submit your application at www.pscgateway.gov.sg/app/gks/account/uidsignin.

Shortlisted applicants will be required to take an online personality profiling test in Mar/Apr 2020.

Application Form

Benefits

The scholarship supports a maximum of 4 years of undergraduate study (including Honours). It provides the following:

  • Tuition and other compulsory fees;
  • Airfare (to Singapore and return to home country upon completion of study);
  • Annual maintenance allowance of SGD6500;
  • Hostel allowance based on the institution of study; and
  • Settling-in allowance (one-off expense) of SGD200 upon arrival in Singapore.

Application Deadline: Applications will open on November 1, 2019, and closes on March 15, 2020

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