Deadline: 15 March 2021

PSC Scholarship Engineering (Defence & Security) (Non-Military)

Scholarship Provider: MINDEF Scholarship Centre

The PSC Scholarship (Engineering) – Defence and Security is launched starting from the 2017 scholarships exercise. PSC seeks to award the scholarship to students who have an interest to study and practise engineering in the public service and passion to use their skills to ensure that Singapore continues to be technologically innovative and stays ahead of competition, both regionally and globally.

The scholarship offers a specialised engineering career proposition from the start. The specialised engineering career track allows scholarship holders to develop deep technical capabilities in the Defence and Security cluster in the early part of their careers.

There will be opportunities to work in MINDEF/SAF agencies whose core business lies in engineering. As specialised engineers, you will be at the forefront of cutting-edge technology, and key to developing the deep technical capabilities vital to meet future defence and security challenges.

Course of Study:

Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Chemical Engineering

Tenable Universities/Institutions:

NUS, NTU, SMU, SUTD, SIT, Renowned Overseas Universities

Tenable Period:


Bond Period:

6 Years (English speaking countries), 5 Years (Non-English speaking countries), 4 Years (Local)

  • Tuition Fees: Yes
  • Exam Fees: Yes
  • Hostel Fees : Yes
  • Monthly Allowance ($) : Yes
  • Annual Value of Award (Mid-Term):


  • Salary : Yes
  • One-Time Return Airfare (overseas) : Yes
  • Other Return Airfare (overseas): Yes
  • Settling-In Allowance (overseas) : Yes
  • Excess Baggage (overseas) : Yes
  • Clothing Allowance (overseas) : Yes
  • Medical Insurance (overseas) : Yes
  • Book Allowance : No
  • Computer Loan / Grant ($) : Yes
  • Attachment During Vacation : Yes
  • Lump Sum : -
  • Other Benefits :

    Course of study: List is not exhaustive

    Opportunity for sponsorship of overseas programme and Masters

Nationality (TOS): Singapore Citizen
Excellent ‘A’ Level / IB / NUS High:


Excellent ‘O’ Level:


Polytechnic Dip without ‘A’ Level:


Excellent CCA:


Proven Leadership:


Undergrads May Apply:


Completed NS (Male):