ASEAN Scholarships for Vietnam

Applications for the AY2017 ASEAN Scholarships for Vietnam are now closed. We thank all applicants for their interest.

The ASEAN Scholarships for Vietnam is tenable for 4 years leading to the award of the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced (GCE A-Level) (or equivalent) certificate.

The Scholarship is for studies in selected Singapore schools from Secondary Three to Pre-University Two and is renewed annually, subject to the satisfactory performance of the scholar.

Students from Vietnam are nominated by the Vietnam Ministry of Education & Training for the scholarships. Candidates who are not short-listed for the scholarships may be considered for the Merit Awards.


Students who meet the following criteria are invited to apply for the scholarship:

  • Nationals of Vietnam
  • Born between 2000 to 2002
  • Completed certificate of Lower Secondary Education
  • Have done consistently well in their school examinations
  • Proficiency in English and a good record of participation in co-curricular activities

Important Dates

The dates given below are tentative and are subject to changes.

Activity Date
Selection Test End May 2016
Selection Interview End July / Early August 2016
Award of Scholarship September 2016
Arrival of Scholar in Singapore End October 2016

Candidates short-listed for the selection test / interview will be notified at least 1 week before the selection test / interview dates. We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.

For enquiries on scholarship applications, please contact the Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training and the Singapore Embassy in Hanoi.

Test and Interview City

  • Hanoi
  • Ho Chi Minh City

Terms Provided

  1. Annual allowance of S$2,200 (Secondary) / S$2,400 (Pre-University) with hostel accommodation
  2. Settling-in allowance of S$400 (once only)
  3. Return economy class air passage
  4. Coverage of school fees (excluding miscellaneous fees)
  5. Coverage of GCE O-Level and A-Level examination fees (once only, if applicable)
  6. Subsidised medical benefits and accident insurance cover