Scholarship Type :
Course Category :
Science, Law, Arts / Humanities / Social Sciences, Technology
Course of Study :
Economics, Psychology, Political Science, Science, Mathematics
Country/Region of Study :
United Kingdom, United States
The Defence Merit Scholarship is a prestigious scholarship offered by MINDEF for non-uniformed appointments in the organisation. The scholarship grants you a world-class education at some of the most eminent universities. Upon graduation, Defence Merit Scholars enjoy a highly rewarding and challenging career as a Defence Executive Officer (DXO) within MINDEF. As DXOs, they will play strategic roles in the defence and security of Singapore.
Upon graduation, Defence Merit Scholars will embark on a highly rewarding and challenging career as a Defence Executive Officer (DXO) within MINDEF. As DXOs, they will play strategic roles in the defence and security of Singapore.
Job functions that can be explored as a DXO:
- Defence Policy
- Human Resources
- Internal Audit
- National Education
(More details can be found on page 35 of the Defence Merit Scholarship Brochure)
Talent Management Programme
Defence merit scholars can look forward to many exciting opportunities for exposure and development in MINDEF/SAF under the Talent Management Programme for DXO, also known as LEAD in short.