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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About the Scholarship

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he Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) scholarship offers exciting opportunities to live life on the edge a little. You will study at world-class universities, work on overseas assignments, and gain valuable exposure to the thriving maritime industry. You will be embarking on an amazing career at the heart of MPA, the national agency that drives Singapore's premier global hub port and international maritime center.

Scholarship application closes on
March 8, 2019
Scholarship provided type
Trust
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.

Requirements

Eligibility Criteria

  1. GCE‘A’ Level/ IB students with outstanding academic track records
  2. Polytechnic students who graduate with a Diploma with Merit

Application

Application Process

Our scholarship programme is listed on BrightSparks (online portal for Singapore scholarship providers). For Details Click the link: https://brightsparks.com.sg/login.php
The scholarship application period is as follows:

  1. Deadline: 2 weeks after 'A' Level results
  2. Provisional round in December
  3. 2 weeks after the 'A' Level results are released
  4. Apply for the MPA scholarship at BrightSparks

What to expect after you apply

  • We will contact you within 2 weeks after the application closing date if you are shortlisted.
  • In addition to the usual interviews, there will be tests on writing ability, thinking and presentation skills,  as well as leadership and creativity. 

Additional Information

What you can expect as an MPA scholar
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.
  • All in all, you will find this to be both an enriching and a rewarding programme.

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Contact Info

460 Alexandra Road ,
PSA Building #19-00 ,
Alexandra Road 119963
Phone: +65-1800-272-5880