AY2018 A STAR Youth Scholarship Program 2018 Eligibility, Application Form, Application Procedure, Important Dates and more details
Online Application invited for AY2018 A STAR Youth Scholarship is open from June 12th 2017 (07.30 am India Time) to July 16th 2017 (07.30 pm India Time).
The A STAR Youth Scholarship is tenable for 4 years leading to the award of the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced’ (GCE ‘A’) Level (or equivalent) certificate.
The Scholarship is for studies in selected Singapore schools from Secondary Three to Pre-University Two and is renewed annually, subject to the satisfactory performance of the scholar.
Scholarship will include
- Annual allowance of S$2,200 (Secondary) / S$2,400 (Pre-University) with hostel accommodation
- Settling-in allowance of S$400 (once only)
- Return economy class air passage
- Coverage of school fees (excluding miscellaneous fees)
- Coverage of GCE ‘O’ Level and ‘A’ Level examination fees (once only, if applicable)
- Subsidized medical benefits and accident insurance cover
A STAR Youth Scholarship 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Interested applicants who meet the following criteria are invited to apply for the scholarship:
Nationals of India
Born between 2001 and 2003
Completed Standard 8 in the Year 2017
Possess outstanding academic track record (at least an average of 80%/minimum ‘A’ with English as first language in the Standards 7 and 8 school final examinations).
Possess a high level of oral and written competency in English.
The applicants are selected based on their performance in Test and Interview held at Delhi.
Applicants short-listed for the selection test/ interview will be notified a week before the selection test/interview dates. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.
AY2018 A STAR Youth Scholarship Application Procedure
Applicants are to apply online using the online application system. Each applicant must submit only ONE application only. If you encounter difficulties during your online application, you may contact Customer Service Centre at +65 6872 2220.
Please follow the application step.
Submit your application via our online application system.
All applicants are to send certified/endorsed copies of the following items directly to the Singapore Ministry of Education. The documents should arrive before the closing date (July 16th 2017):
Identity Card / Passport (if any); and
Final Examination Result Slips for the last two years (Standards 7 and 8 final examinations).
A STAR Youth Scholarship / < Indicate online application number for online applicants>
C/o Student Placement & Services Division
Ministry of Education
1 North Buona Vista Drive,
Attn – Mr Ng Eng Joo
If you encounter difficulties during your online application, please refer to Frequently Asked Questions or contact Customer Service Centre at +65 6872 2220.
AY2018 A STAR Youth Scholarship Important Dates
Application Period: June 12th 2017 to July 16th 2017
Selection Test: End August 2017
Selection Interview: September or October 2017
Award of Scholarship: Mid to late November 2017
Arrival of Scholar in Singapore: Late December 2017