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Community Care Scholarship

Community Care Scholarship

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This is awarded to individuals with strong academic track records and a passion to lead and make a difference in community care.

Ms Jace Ng,
Physiotherapy
I find joy in empowering my patients so that they can be healthy again.
HMA


 

Full-Term
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Mid-Term
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Degree Conversion
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Administration

Not applicable for this cycle

Post-graduate
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Full-Term
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Offered to recent A-Level, Diploma or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma) graduates.

Mid-Term
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Offered to students currently pursuing a relevant health science degree at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities.

Degree Conversion
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Offered to existing Allied Health Professionals who are keen to pursue a degree conversion course at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities.

Administration

Not applicable for this cycle

Full-Term: Offered to recent A-Level, Diploma or equivalent qualification (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma) graduates.

Mid-Term: Offered to current undergraduates pursuing non-healthcare related disciplines.

Post-graduate
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Offered to final-year undergraduates or recent university graduates who are keen to pursue a master’s degree in selected health science or healthcare-related disciplines.

  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident who is willing to take up Singapore citizenship*
  • Good co-curricular activities record and strong leadership skills
  • Strong interest to serve in the community
  • Good communication skills

*Community Care Scholarship (Administration): Singapore Citizens only.

Full-Term

  • Achieve outstanding A-Level results, diploma with merit/ distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Mid-Term

  • Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or Equivalent
  • Have completed at least one semester of study in health science disciplines at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities

Degree Conversion

  • Achieve outstanding results with a diploma with merit/ distinction

Administration

Full-Term
  • Achieve outstanding A-Level results, diploma with merit/distinction or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate (IB) or NUS high school diploma)

Mid-Term

  • Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent

Post-graduate

  • Possess a good university degree (Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
  • Good track record of work achievements (if applicable)

Full-Term

  • Tuition and compulsory fees
  • Monthly allowances
  • Pre-study allowance
  • Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
  • Clinical placement expense (for overseas study only)
  • Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
  • Commencement award
  • Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Mid-Term

  • Tuition and compulsory fees (back payment from year one of study)
  • Monthly allowances and Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from the point of award onwards)
  • Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)

Degree Conversion

Same benefits as Community Care Scholarship (Full-Term)

  • Salary for Allied Health Professionals undertaking post-registration degree studies with more than one year of work experience in the community setting

Administration

Full-Term

  • Tuition and compulsory fees
  • Monthly allowances
  • Pre-study allowance
  • Overseas exchange allowance (if applicable)

Mid-Term

  • One-time grant as partial coverage for university-related expenses

Post-graduate

  • Tuition and compulsory fees
  • Monthly allowances
  • Pre-study allowance (for overseas study only)
  • Return economy airfare (for overseas study only)
  • Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes

Full/Mid-Term

Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Social Work

Degree Conversion

Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy

Administration

All disciplines except for Medicine, Dentistry and other healthcare related disciplines.

Post-graduate

Speech Therapy

Full/Mid-Term

Country of
Study
  • Local
  • Overseas
Bond
Period
  • 4 years
  • 6 years

Degree Conversion

Country of Study
  • Local
  • Overseas
Bond
Period
  • 3 years
  • 3 years

Administration

Full-Term

  • 3 years bond for studies at SIT
  • 4 years bond for studies at NUS/NTU/SMU/SUSS/SUTD

Mid-Term

  • 2 to 3 years bond for local or overseas studies

Post-graduate

Local Study

  • 2 years bond for up to 12 months of study
  • 3 years bond for 12 to 24 months of study

Overseas Study

  • 3 years bond for up to 12 months of study
  • 4 years bond for 12 to 24 months of study

Community Care Scholarship (Full-Term, Mid-Term and Degree Conversion):
Applications are opened annually from September to March the following year. Interviews will be conducted from January to June each year.

Community Care Scholarship (Postgraduate):
Applications are opened annually from September to February the following year. Interviews will be conducted from January to June each year.

Community Care Scholarship (Administration):
Closed for this cycle.

Please do note that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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