NParks

 

 
 

Summary of Corporation
National Parks Board (NParks) is responsible for providing and enhancing the greenery of our City in a Garden. Beyond building green infrastructure, NParks is actively engaging the community to enhance the quality of our living environment. NParks manages over 350 parks, four nature reserves and roadside greenery that forms the backbone of our City in a Garden.

As the lead agency on biodiversity conservation, NParks has developed an urban biodiversity conservation model, which aims to conserve representative eco-systems in land-scarce Singapore. NParks also monitors and coordinates measures to enhance the presence of biodiversity in our urban landscape.

National Parks Board (NParks) Undergraduate Scholarship (Year 2018).

Course of Study (3 – 4 years)
Horticulture, Forestry, Botany and Environmental Science / Management

We also welcome applicants who are interested to study History, Social Science and Human Geography

For more information on some of these courses, do check out these university websites:

Australia

  • Australian National University
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales

USA

  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Cornell University

United Kingdom

  • Imperial College London

Country of Study
Australia, Canada, UK, USA

Value
All approved tuition and compulsory fees, return economy airfare, maintenance and other allowances eg.settling in.

Bond
6 years

Deadline
The closing date for application is 2 weeks after the release of the GCE ‘A’ level results.

National Parks Board (NParks) Overseas Merit Award (Year 2018).

Course of Study
Horticulture and Plant Science

Country of Study
Australia

Award Value
The award covers tuition fees, one return economy ticket, maintenance and other allowances

Award Bond
The Awardee is bonded to NParks for up to 4 years.

Deadline
The closing date for application is 2 weeks after the release of the GCE ‘A’ level results.

National Parks Board (NParks) Postgraduate Scholarships (Year 2018).

Scholars can choose to pursue their Masters and do their research studies in universities in US, UK or Australia. in the following specialised fields:

  • Plant Taxonomy
  • Plant Breeding
  • Plant Physiology
  • Plant Protection
  • Soil Science
  • Soil Science
  • Horticulture
  • Arboriculture
  • Urban Ecology

Scholars will be funded for all related expenses incurred in their Masters programmes in the universities.

Awarded scholars will be required to serve their bond obligations with National Parks Board on completion of their studies. The bond obligations varies with the types of scholarship awarded.

Deadline: All Year Round

Do contact the following staff for more information:
Chu Ai Buay – chu_ai_buay@nparks.gov.sg (DID: 6471 7323) or
Dawn Lin – Dawn_LIN@nparks.gov.sg (DID: 6471 7324)