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STB

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is the country’s leading economic development agency for tourism, one of Singapore’s most important service sectors. Offering enriching experiences to both visitors and locals through constantly enhancing our tourism offerings and building a competitive and sustainable industry, we help create a vibrant destination that Singaporeans can be proud of.

Guided by its Vision, Mission and Values, STB offers an enriching career that involves the shaping of exciting and innovative experiences for both international visitors and Singaporeans.

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VISION

A vibrant and inspiring Destination Singapore that we are proud of.

MISSION

To shape a dynamic tourism landscape for Singapore in partnership with industry and community


OUR VALUES AND CULTURE STATEMENT

At STB, we have a set of core values guiding us as colleagues in the workplace, as an employer of choice and as an industry champion to our trade partners and local communities.

STB values

Our culture statement serves to demonstrate how we live these values on a daily basis:

"We have the passion, courage and integrity to pursue excellence in shaping a dynamic tourism landscape for Singapore. Our success comes from working as one STB team in an environment of trust, openness, fun and care.


COME JOIN US

A career with STB opens the door to a world of diverse opportunities, international exposure, and cutting edge and innovative ideas. Do you have an open and adventurous mind-set? Do you thrive well in a collaborative environment with driven, passionate and vibrant colleagues? Do you enjoy building enduring relationships through work and play? Come join us!

OUR SCHOLARSHIPS

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) Scholarship Programme

To cultivate talent and capability in the tourism sector, STB offers an attractive scholarship programme to tertiary and university students keen to pursue a career in the sector.

Countries of study include, but are not limited to, USA, UK, Japan, and Switzerland while courses of study include, but are not limited to, Business Administration and Management, Economics, Marketing, Hospitality & Tourism Management and International Relations.

The STB Scholarship covers:

  • Actual cost of tuition, examinations & related fees
  • Monthly maintenance allowance
  • Pre-studies allowance
  • Trip allowances
  • Language study fees (where applicable)
  • Summer/Exchange Programme (subject to approval)
  • Masters/Postgraduate studies (subject to approval)
  • Any other compulsory application fees

Recruitment

Prospective candidates should preferably have:

  • An excellent academic records
  • An excellent record of Co-Curricular Activities; and
  • A strong interest in Tourism and desire to contribute positively to Singapore's economy

Candidates should also demonstrate traits aligned to our Corporate Values of Integrity, Team, Courage, Care, Passion and Fun! There is only one cycle for application:

  • Main Cycle: Opens February/March 
    (Applications close 2 weeks after the release of 'A' Level results)

Selection

There are usually four assessment rounds comprising:

  • Preliminary Interview
  • Assessment Centre (Individual & Group assessment activities)
  • First panel interview with Executive Directors/ Assistant Chief Executives
  • Final panel interview with Chief Executive and Executive Director, Human Resources

Begin your journey with STB by applying for the STB Scholarship via BrightSparks website.

APPLICATION PERIOD

There are two cycles for applications:

  • Main Cycle: Opens February/March (Applications close 2 weeks after the release of ‘A’ Level results)
  • Mid-Term Cycle: Opens November

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through BrightSparks website.

CAREERS AND DEVELOPMENT PATHWAY(S)

Scholars return to join the 1-year Management Associate Programme and get deployed as an Assistant Manager upon completion of the programme.

FAQ(s)

Find out more about STB's Scholarship programme here.

Find out more about STB's Mid-Term Scholarship programme here.

CONTACT US

For any further enquiries on STB's Scholarship Programme, please contact the following officers:

Nurliza Mohamed Noor
Assistant Manager, Human Resource Management & Engagement
Email: Nurliza_Mohamed_Noor@stb.gov.sg

Sharlotte Goh
Senior Officer (Contract), Human Resource Management & Engagement
Email: Sharlotte_GOH_from.TP@stb.gov.sg