Applications are invited for Degree Conversion Healthcare Scholarship open to outstanding Year 3 Diploma Holders or recent diploma graduates. Scholarships are awarded to pursue a degree conversion course at local or overseas universities.
The Ministry of Health (MOH) is responsible for the formulation of healthcare policies to ensure the accessibility, affordability and delivery of good quality of health services to citizens and visitors in the Republic of Singapore.
It also aims to provide information, raising health awareness and education and is involved in the control of illness and disease in the country, coordinating the utilization of resources and expertise where necessary.
Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue a degree conversion course at local or overseas universities.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Diagnostic Radiography, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Radiation Therapy
Scholarship Award: Scholars will be sponsored for the following during their undergraduate studies or degree conversion course, where applicable:
- Tuition fees and compulsory charges
- Monthly maintenance allowance
- Pre-Studies Allowance (e.g. Settling In, Warm Clothing, Computer)
- Return economy airfare (for overseas studies only)
- Clinical Placement Allowance (for overseas studies only)
- Sponsorship for approved developmental activities, such as Student Exchange Programmes, Professional seminars and conferences during course of study
Scholarship can be taken in: Singapore or Abroad
Eligibility: Applicants must:
- Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident who will take up citizenship before start of degree course
- Be on track to attain a Diploma with Merit/Distinction, or graduated with a Diploma with Merit/Distinction
- Possess good Co-Curricular Activities record
- Have a passion for public healthcare
- Demonstrate strong leadership qualities and excellent communication skills
- Not be under any existing sponsorship bond with any of the Public Healthcare Institutions
Nationality: Singapore citizens are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 31, 2018.