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ASEAN Scholarship for Brunei

These ASEAN scholarships are for students from Brunei joining Secondary 1, Secondary 3 or Pre-university 1 in selected Singapore secondary schools or junior colleges. Find out if you are eligible and how to apply.

Students will have opportunities to broaden their horizons and develop important skills such as leadership, communication and other life skills. They can also help to promote goodwill and understanding among young people from different countries and Singapore.

Application window for 2024 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when the application window opens in 2025.

Who is eligible

Brunei nationals who fulfil all the following conditions:

  • Are proficient in English.
  • Have done consistently well in school examinations.
  • Have a good record of participation in co-curricular activities.

Types of scholarships

Type of scholarship Date of birth Current school level Duration of scholarship
Secondary 1 2 Jan 2010 to 1 Jan 2013 Standard 6 or Form 1 6 years
Secondary 3 2 Jan 2008 to 1 Jan 2011 Form 2 or 3 4 years
Pre-university 2 Jan 2006 to 1 Jan 2009 Form 5 (or similar), or taken the GCE O-Level examination 2 years

Each scholarship leads to the Singapore-Cambridge GCE A-Level certificate, or similar qualification.

The scholarship is renewed each year based on the scholar’s performance in school.


The scholarship covers:

  • Annual allowance with hostel accommodation.
  • Settling-in allowance.
  • Return economy airfare.
  • School fees.
  • Examination fees for GCE O-Level and A-Level (once only, as applicable).
  • Subsidised medical benefits and insurance cover for accidents.


Thu, 15 Feb to Sun, 28 Apr 2024
Sat, 22 Jun 2024

Attend selection tests

Shortlisted candidates will be informed at least 1 week in advance to attend the selection tests in Bandar Seri Begawan. Find out more about the selection tests here.

 Shortlisted applicants have been notified.
Aug 2024 (tentative)

Attend selection interview

Shortlisted candidates will be informed at least 1 week in advance to attend a selection interview in Bandar Seri Begawan.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Sep 2024 (tentative)

Award of scholarship

Successful applicants will be notified via email.

Nov 2024 (tentative)

Secondary 1 and 3 scholarship recipients: arrive in Singapore

Jan 2025 (tentative)

Pre-university 1 scholarship recipients: arrive in Singapore

How to apply

Application for 2024 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when application opens in 2025!