Introduction to Energy-Industry Scholarship
The Energy sector forms the backbone of Singapore’s economy and the daily lives of people living and working in Singapore, supplying electricity that is critical for powering an entire spectrum of activity in homes, schools, businesses, and essential services. With the effects of climate change already at our shores, the Energy sector - which accounts for around 40% of Singapore’s total emissions - will press forward with our transition towards a more sustainable energy future.
If you are looking for something more exciting than a day job in the office, and somewhere where you can put your engineering skills to make a real impact, then the Energy sector is the place to be in. Apply for the Energy-Industry Scholarship (EIS) today, and discover for yourself how meaningful, stable and rewarding a career in the Energy sector can be.
Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents who will be/ are currently pursuing relevant engineering courses (e.g. mechanical, electrical, power engineering related courses) at a local polytechnic are eligible.
*Open to current students with at least one academic year remaining at the point of application.
Students who will be / currently pursuing relevant engineering courses at a university are encouraged to apply for the Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS) or EMA Scholarship.
The EIS is valued at up to $46,500 for full-term scholarships and $31,400 for mid-term scholarships. It comprises the following benefits:
- Tuition fees (as published by the Polytechnic for the relevant academic year)
- One-time allowance of $1,200 (to purchase items related to the course of study, such as computers and books)
- Monthly living allowance of $1,000
- Industrial Attachments
- Scholar Management (e.g. Mentorship)
- Invitations to closed-door events with industry participants
Scholars will be bonded to their respective sponsoring organisations upon completion of their studies. The bond period will commensurate with the total scholarship value. Please refer to the table below for more information.
|Type of Scholarship
|Year 1 (Full-Term)
|Year 2 (Mid-Term)
|Year 3 (Mid-Term)
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