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A Star India Youth Scholarship & SIA Youth Scholarship

Scholarships for studies commencing January 2012 in selected Singapore Secondary Schools and/or Junior Colleges.  Offered by the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR) and Singapore Airlines (SIA) to outstanding Indian nationals born between 1993 and 1997.


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A*STAR India Youth Scholarship

4-year Secondary & Pre-university studies leading to:
GCE (Ordinary) Level in end-2013
GCE (Advanced) Level in end-2015

Year of Birth: 1995 to 1997

Academic Requirements:

Passed Standard 8 examinations in 2011
Average of 80% / minimum A in the final Standards 7 & 8 examinations
English as first language


SIA Youth Scholarship

2-year Pre-University studies leading to:
GCE (Advanced) Level in end-2013

Year of Birth: 1993-1995

Academic Requirements:

Passed Standard 10 examinations in 2011
Average of 85% / minimum A in the National / State Board Examinations

Value of Award
(No bond attached to both scholarships)

Waiver of school & examination fees
Economy-class air passage
Annual allowance
One-time settling-in allowance
Hostel accommodation
Subsidised medical benefits / accident insurance cover

Application Procedure
Submit your application online

A*Star India Youth

SIA Youth

Short-listed candidates will be invited for tests (August) and Interviews (October) in India.

Application Period

1 June 2011 (7.30am India Time) to 15 July 2011 (7.30pm India Time)

Important Dates

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

Activity Date
Application Period 1 June to 15 July 2011
Selection Test End August to early September 2011
Selection Interview End October to early November 2011
Award of Scholarship Mid to late November 2011
Arrival of Scholar in Singapore Late December 2011

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

Agency for Science, Technology & Research: www.a-star.edu.sg
Singapore Airlines: singaporeair.com
Singapore Education Syllabus: www.moe.gov.sg/education/syllabuses
E-mail: contact@moe.edu.sg