Applications are available for the National Heritage Board (NHB) Scholarship. The Scholarship is designed for new Singaporean students. Scholarships are available to pursue full-time undergraduate or postgraduate studies.
What you need to Know about the Scholarship:
The NHB Scholarship scheme supports promising talents in Singapore to pursue full-time undergraduate or postgraduate studies (Masters Qualification and above) in the fields of heritage and/or museum management or administration.
The National Heritage Board (NHB) was formed on 1 August 1993 under the former Ministry of Information and the Arts (MITA). Its mission is to foster nationhood, promote identity building, and champion the development of a vibrant cultural and heritage sector in Singapore.
Level/Field of Study:
Scholarships are available to pursue full-time undergraduate or postgraduate studies. The areas of study may include:
- Museum Education
- Curatorial Studies
- History (Singapore and Southeast Asia)
- Cultural and Heritage Management
Upon completing your studies successfully, you will be employed by NHB. You will serve a 3-year (for an overseas partial scholarship or local scholarship) or 6-year (for overseas full scholarship) bond on a full-time basis.
Singaporean citizens are eligible
Scholarship can be taken in Singapore
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
- All Singaporeans are welcome to apply for the NHB Scholarship. You are welcome to apply even if you are awaiting admission to proposed institutions. However, proof of admission into the institution must be produced at the time of your scheduled interview.
- Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Application can be done via the BrightSparks portal.
The annual closing date of submission for all applications and supporting documents is 15 March. Please refer to the application form for supporting documents required.
Application Deadline: March 15, 2018