Thursday, July 10, 2008

Nanyang President’s Graduate Scholarship

The Nanyang President’s Graduate Scholarship (NPGS) is a competitive
and prestigious scholarship scheme designed to encourage outstanding
graduates or final-year students to take their first step towards a
leading research career by studying for a PhD at NTU.

Who is eligible?

There is no restriction as to the nationality of candidates but, all
things being equal preference will be given to Singapore Citizens and
Singapore Permanent Residents.

Eligibility criteria

* You must have a First Class Honours degree or equivalent at
Bachelor’s level
* If you have not yet completed your undergraduate degree
programme, you will need to furnish documentation from your university
that you are on track to get a First Class Honours degree or equivalent


There is no bond attached to the scholarship.
Coverage and award terms

* Full tuition fees
* Monthly stipend of $3200
* Conference allowance for two major overseas conferences in the
4-year period
* One-time IT allowance of $1500
* Annual grant of $500 for journal subscription or book purchase
* Thesis preparation allowance
* Priority will be given for subsidised campus accomodation

Application procedure

Please refer to the NPGS website for more details.