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Scholarships in Singapore for International Students

by Samiksha S. Author

Until a few years ago, people didn't associate education in a foreign country with Singapore. They only associated tourism with it. When asked about foreign education, only the USA and Europe came to their minds for many decades. However, the stage has shifted dramatically. These days, when we say international education, we associate many countries with it, and Singapore is one of them.

 

Singapore is fast becoming a hub for international students because it provides tremendous opportunities for one's future. As per the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Singapore has a wide range of highly ranked universities. The country also has an extensive network of international schools, where the primary language of education impartation is English. Singapore's high-quality education system is such that the students quickly get recognition from renowned firms worldwide, thus enabling them to carve out a prosperous future. Even the Government of Singapore has been making some active efforts to make educational facilities as complete as possible for international students in the country.

 

You may ask, "How is that even possible? Everyone isn't rich enough to go abroad and study by paying out of their own pockets!" While this statement is true and has a sense of viability, you mustn't forget about the power of scholarships. Nowadays, many world-renowned Singaporean educational institutes offer amazing scholarships to aid thousands of international students coming to Singapore for education attainment each year.

 

So, in this article today, we, at Storm Overseas, one of the leading Singapore education consultants in India, will familiarize you with some of the best scholarships that might assist you in your educational endeavors in Singapore.

 

Searching For Scholarships? Here are a Few Good Options…

 

  • Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA):

The Singapore International Graduate Award is one of the international students' most prestigious scholarship awards. This scholarship is awarded to students who want to pursue a Ph.D. It is open to students in physical sciences and engineering or those with a science background who wish to major in biomedical sciences. Those with an affinity for research should consider this a viable option.

 

  • Commonwealth Scholarship for Integrated Science:

The Commonwealth Scholarship for Integrated Science was introduced six decades ago for students pursuing Integrated Science in Singapore. It offers Master’s and Ph.D. programs for international students who are part of the participating colleges and universities. This scholarship is only available to eligible students who are citizens or permanent residents of a Commonwealth country.

 

  • ASEAN Foundation Scholarships:

The ASEAN Foundation and Chulabhorn Graduate Institute, in collaboration, offer the CGI-AF Postgraduate Scholarship for Southeast Asia to support promising young students pursuing postgraduate studies in science or technology in Singapore. The scholarship is open to Southeast Asian nationals only. Aspirants must be under 30 years of age and have a Bachelor's degree in the Sciences, Medical Sciences, or Pharmacy. The scholarship provides almost total funding, including VISA fees, airfare, academic fees, health insurance, study material allowance, relocation allowance, and monthly allowance.

 

  • Lee Kong Chian Graduate Scholarships:

The Lee Kong Chian Graduate Scholarships are scholarships offered by the Lee Foundation. It provides scholarships to students from all over the world pursuing Ph.D. programs at the National University of Singapore. The scholarship provides a monthly stipend, tuition fees, and other expenses.

 

  • ADB - Japan Scholarship for Developing Countries:

The ADB-Japan Scholarship for Developing Countries offered in Singapore is a scholarship from the Asian Development Bank to students of borrowing countries. Over 300 scholarships are awarded in economics, science, business management, and technology. The scholarship covers tuition fees, living expenses, medical insurance, and a few others.

 

The Scholarship Quest: The World's Your Oyster

In the case of most international students, scholarships are the optimal choice. They provide peace of mind since you don't have to bear the cost of your education. Thus, you must treat this fact with respect. In other words, you should look to repay the issuer by completing your education successfully and attaining good results.

 

Why would you want to ask your parents to go and study abroad when you can do it yourself? Wouldn't it be better if you could do it on your own? - Of course, it would! Thus, our advice from Storm Overseas is to consider the mentioned scholarships and look sincerely into them. Trust us when we say there is no feeling that seems as satisfying as when you accomplish a herculean task of your own volition and determination. We wish you the best of luck and hope that your future brings you prodigious prosperity and fame. And in case you need any assistance along the path, remember, we, at Storm Overseas, the most trusted Singapore education consultants in India, are right here with our team of highly experienced overseas education experts to help you have a cherishing journey minus any hassles.


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