ASEAN Scholarships for Indonesia

This ASEAN Scholarship is for students from Indonesia joining Secondary 3 in selected Singapore secondary schools. Find out if you are eligible and how to apply.

MOE offers scholarships to bright young students from ASEAN countries, China and India to study in Singapore. We partner various organisations to administer these scholarships.

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 for 2020 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when application opens in 2021.

Who are eligible

Indonesia nationals who:

  • Are born in the years 2004 to 2006.
  • Are proficient in English.
  • Are currently in SMP 3 or have taken the SMP 3 National Final Evaluation Examination (UN).
  • Have done consistently well in school examinations.
  • Have a good record of participation in co-curricular activities.

Duration of scholarship

The scholarship is:

  • Valid for 4 years from Secondary 3 to Pre-university 2, leading to the Singapore-Cambridge GCE A-Level certificate, or similar.
  • Renewed each year based on 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, if applicable).
  • Subsidised medical benefits and insurance cover for accidents.


Wed, 20 May to Fri, 26 Jun 2020


Submit your application online.

Sep to Oct 2020 (Tentative)

Attend selection test and interview

Shortlisted candidates will be informed at least 1 week in advance to attend a selection test and interview.

The selection test and interview may be held in the following cities if there are enough shortlisted candidates:

  • Jakarta
  • Surabaya
  • Singapore
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Oct to Dec 2020 (Tentative)

Award of scholarship

Successful applicants will be notified through email.

Oct to Dec 2020 (Tentative)

Arrive in Singapore

How to apply

Application for 2020 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when application opens in 2021.