Healthcare Merit Award / Healthcare Merit Scholarship (MOH) - Mid-Term
Tenable Universities / Institutions
NUS, Renowned Overseas Universities, SIT
Offered to students currently pursuing a Diploma in Nursing at a local polytechnic, pursuing a relevant health science degree at local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities.
Healthcare Merit Award (HMA
) This is awarded to promising students with strong academic track records and a passion to pursue great careers in public healthcare. Post award, all Healthcare Merit Award recipients will be monitored and assessed for their suitability for an upgrade to Healthcare Merit Scholarship. Healthcare Merit Scholarship (HMS) This is awarded to outstanding individuals who are passionate about Singapore’s public healthcare while demonstrating academic excellence, strong leadership qualities and community spirit.
All Healthcare Scholarships are centrally managed by MOH Holdings, on behalf of the three public healthcare clusters (National University Health System, National Healthcare Group and Singapore Health Services).
Course of Study
Diagnostic Radiography, Dietetics, Medical Social Work, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Orthoptics, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Radiation Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Speech Therapy
4 Years (Local), 6 Years (Overseas)
Value of Awards
Tuition and compulsory fees (back payment from year one of study) Monthly allowances and Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes (from point of award onwards) Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
Achieve outstanding academic results and on track to graduate with at least a diploma with merit/distinction (for current diploma students), or at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent (for current undergraduates)Have completed at least one semester of study in health science disciplines at local polytechnics, local universities or MOHH-approved overseas universities Excellent CCA Proven Leadership Completed NS (Male)