The National Science Scholarship (BS-PhD) from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) provides Singaporean students with full scholarships for undergraduate and PhD studies abroad. Scholarships are available in the following areas:
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Biomedical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
Applicants must be Singaporeans and other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship. Non-Singaporeans are required to have obtained minimally Singapore Permanent Residence prior to the commencement of the studies. The scholarship provides
- Full tuition fees
- Monthly allowance
- Annual return airfare
- Pre-studies allowance
- Research attachment opportunities at A*STAR Research Institutes
NSS scholars are required to fulfill a six-year service commitment, inclusive of a compulsory one-year research attachment prior to PhD studies.
Applications are due on March 1 annually. The next applications are due March 1, 2024.
March 1, 2024