Singapore Airlines is offering scholarships for a 2-year pre-university course at selected junior colleges in Singapore, leading to the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) [or equivalent], an international qualification widely recognized by many countries. Studies will commence in January 2008 for successful applications this year.
Strategically located in Southeast Asia , Singapore provides a friendly and safe environment for education and learning within the comfort and convenience of a modern city-state. With high education standards, strong research and collaborative programmes with the world’s best universities; Singapore offers rich opportunities for study and higher learning. Our schools provide an exciting cultural and intellectual meeting place for international students; underlining Singapore ’s growing profile as a regional education hub. The cosmopolitan lifestyle in Singapore will enhance your learning experience by giving you in Singapore will enhance your learning experience by giving you invaluable exposure and insight to diverse cultures and people.
TERMS OF AWARD:
The scholarship will provide a maintenance allowance of S$2,400 per annum with hostel accommodation, settling- in allowance, subsidized medical benefits, school and examination fee and return economy air passage at the beginning and end of the scholarship term.
There is no bond attached to the scholarship.
Scholars who have done well can apply for further
Scholarships to pursue undergraduate studies in Singapore or overseas universities.
Students who are Indian nationals and are completing Standard 10 in the Year 2007 are eligible to apply. Applicants should possess an outstanding academic track record (at least an average of 85%) with English as first language in the Standard 10 State/National examinations.
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More information on the scholarship can be obtained through our website at: http://www.moe.gov.sg/siayouthscholarships
SELECTION TESTS & INTERVIEWS:
Short- listed candidates will be invited to sit for selection tests in September 2007. Candidates will then be further short-listed for an interview in November 2007. Both tests and interviews will be conducted in India ( Bangalore , Chennai, Delhi , Mumbai).
Please send your application to:
SIA Youth Scholarships
C/o Ministry of Education
School Placement & Scholarships Branch,
3 rd Floor Podium Block
1 North Buona Vista Drive
Republic of Singapore
Applications must reach us by 15 July 2007
Note: Only short – listed applicants will be contacted.