AGENCY

  • Infocomm Media Development Authority

ELIGIBILITY

  • Be a Singapore Citizen
  • Possess good ‘O’ level results
  • Have an excellent Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) record
  • Demonstrate strong interest in ICM
  • Matriculate into an approved ICM-related course offered at any of the 5 local polytechnics

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

Scholarship Type : Polytechnic Diploma

Course Category : Arts / Humanities / Social Sciences, Technology Read more

Course of Study : Arts, Design & Media, Information & Digital Technologies Read more

Country/Region of Study : Singapore Read more


Details:

The Singapore Digital (SG:D) Scholarship, announced by Minister of Communications and Information on 25 September 2018, consolidates the various industry scholarships that are offered by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). The terms and conditions of the scholarship have been enhanced to groom aspiring Infocomm Media (ICM) talent to be industry-ready for an exciting career in a fast-evolving digital economy.

Note: The former Infocomm Polytechnic Scholarship (iPoly) has been subsumed under the SG:D Scholarship (Polytechnic)

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Singapore Digital (SG:D) Scholarship (Polytechnic)’s bond-free model endeavours to attract more ‘O’ level students to pursue infocomm media courses at the polytechnic level. While scholars are pursuing their studies, IMDA would engage scholars through networking, teambuilding events etc.

VALUE OF AWARD

  • Full Tuition Fees
  • One-time computer allowance
  • Funding support for courses and certifications
  • Support for Overseas Exposure Programmes (e.g. overseas internships, competitions, study trips, student exchange programmes)

QUALIFICATION

Diploma

BOND PERIOD

Bond free but with the following requirements to fulfil during the course of studies:

  • To graduate with a GPA of 3.5;
  • To complete at least 1 course/certification as approved by IMDA;
  • To gain overseas exposure in at least 1 of the following:
    either through an overseas internship OR overseas competition OR study trips or student exchange.