The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) Scholarship

Merit Based Scholarship | Scholarship Provided by : The Maritime and Port Authority (MPA)

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Manifest your talent onboard the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). An MPA scholarship will put you at the helm of the world's busiest port. If that is not enough, imagine taking on more challenges at the world's top bunkering and leading container port. It is a career for those who see beyond the horizon.

Overseas Scholarship. For studies in prestigious overseas universities, the scholarship covers return economy air passage, tuition fees, compulsory fees, and settling in, book, computer and maintenance allowances.

Local Scholarship. For studies in local universities, the scholarship covers all tuition and compulsory fees as well as computer and maintenance allowances.

Scholarship application closes on
April 16, 2017
Scholarship provided type
Number of scholarships offered
Varies per year
Study Level
Postgraduate / Undergraduate
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Scholarship Details

The scholarship does not specify the amount that it will grant to students. It includes the maintenance allowance, computer allowance and all other compulsory fees related to the course. It is applicable to postgraduate and undergraduate students interested in Science, Engineering and Technology, Computer Science and Information Technology.


Eligibility Criteria

GCE ‘A’ Level/IB students with outstanding results and Polytechnic students who graduate with a Diploma with Merit may apply. Undergraduates may also apply. Student with JC preliminary results may apply now. A good track record of co-curricular activities will be an advantage. Applicants should be Singaporeans.


Application Process

The application process consists of three steps that include essay submission, interview/presentation with senior management, and interview with the Chief Executive. Successful applicants are required to sign a bond to serve MPA upon completion of the studies for a number of years stated on the website.
Please login to apply for the The MPA Scholarship Programme (2017 - 2018).

Additional Information

The Scholarship Award will cover:

    Maintenance allowance
    Computer allowance
    All other compulsory fees related to the course
As an MPA scholar, you will have the opportunity to intern at MPA before and during your studies, where you get to gain firsthand experience of the maritime business and how it operates.To help you understand the maritime industry better, we will also be updating you on the latest developments in the industry as well as within MPA during your studies.
Upon joining us after your studies, you will be given exposure to different areas of work through a series of planned postings and rotations.
You will have plenty of opportunities to network and build contacts across the maritime industry as you work with us.
Successful applicants will be required to sign a bond to serve MPA upon completion of their studies for the following periods:
    Overseas Scholarship: 6 years for English speaking countries
    Local Scholarship: 4 years

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Contact Info

460 Alexandra Road ,
PSA Building #19-00 ,
Phone: +65-1800-272-5880