SIA Youth Scholarship

Applications for the AY2017 SIA Youth Scholarships are now closed. We thank all applicants for their interest.

The SIA Youth Scholarship is tenable for 2 years of Pre-University studies in selected Singapore Junior Colleges leading to the award of the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced’ (GCE ‘A’) Level (or equivalent) certificate.

The Scholarship is for 2 years of Pre-University studies in selected Singapore Junior Colleges and is renewed annually, subject to the satisfactory performance of the scholar.

ELIGIBILITY

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

  • Nationals of India
  • Born between 1998 and 2000
  • Completed Standard 10 in the Year 2016
  • Possess outstanding academic track record (at least an average of 85% / minimum ‘A’ with English as first language in the Standard 10 State/National examinations)

IMPORTANT DATES

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

Activity

Date

Application Period

6 June 2016 to 17 July 2016

Selection Test

End August to early September 2016

Selection Interview

End October to early November 2016

Award of Scholarship

Mid to late November 2016

Arrival of Scholar in Singapore

Mid January 2017

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

TEST AND INTERVIEW CITY

  • Delhi

TERMS PROVIDED

  • Annual allowance of S$2,400 with hostel accommodation
  • Settling-in allowance of S$500 (once only)
  • Return economy class air passage
  • Coverage of school fees (excluding miscellaneous fees)
  • Coverage of GCE ‘A’ Level examination fees (once only)
  • Subsidised medical benefits and accident insurance cover

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Applications have closed.