AGENCY

  • Singapore Food Agency

ELIGIBILITY

  • Singapore Citizens
  • Strong academic results for first degree in relevant disciplines
  • Have applied/ be applying for a Master’s/ PhD programme at a local/ overseas university 
  • Applicants for mid-term scholarship should have attained at least 1 semester of academic results

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Scholarship Type : Master's

Course Category : Food Science & Technology, Science, Others Arts / Humanities / Social Sciences Read more

Course of Study : Chemistry, Food Safety, Microbiology, Aquaculture, Toxicology Food Science/ Food Technology, Other related disciplines, Biological Sciences, Agricultural Sciences Read more

Country/Region of Study : Countries/Regions approved by the agency, Singapore Read more


Details:

The SFA Postgraduate Scholarship is an avenue for grooming future leaders who are ready to seize opportunities to turn our food challenges into strategic advantages. We welcome individuals with strong passion in the relevant disciplines of study to apply for our postgraduate scholarship.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Scholars will assume a role in an area of work directly relevant to the discipline of study. Subsequently, scholars will be rotated across various areas of work for exposure, including operations, research/ laboratory diagnostics, industry development and policy/ planning. Besides job rotation, scholars may also have the opportunity for secondment to other agencies, and professional and management/leadership training.

VALUE OF AWARD

Full-term scholarship

  • Tuition fees and other compulsory fees
  • Maintenance allowance
  • Pre-studies allowance (One-time)
  • Return economy class airfare (For overseas scholarship)

Mid-term scholarship 

  • Tuition fees and other compulsory fees (Including backpayment of tuition fees and other compulsory fees incurred prior to award)
  • Maintenance allowance (From point of award)
  • One-way economy class airfare from country of study (For overseas scholarship)

QUALIFICATION

Master’s
PhD

BOND PERIOD

Master’s: 3 years
PhD: 6 years