Deadline: 30 April 2022

SAF Engineering Scholarship for Male Applicants (Mindef Scholarship Centre)

Scholarship Provider: MINDEF Scholarship Centre

The SAF Engineering Scholarship is for military engineers-to-be, who are ready to serve the nation and be groomed as leaders with specific deep specialisation in engineering. The scholarship equips you with a world-class education and training to spearhead in-depth engineering studies, as well as design and operationalise high-end technological capabilities for the SAF.

As military engineers, you will assume a range of challenging appointments in MINDEF/SAF. In addition, there will be opportunities to be rotated to the Defence Technology Community (e.g. Defence Science and Technology Agency [DSTA] and DSO National Laboratories) to augment the build-up of engineering expertise in the Defence-technology ecosystem.

Course of Study:

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

Tenable Universities/Institutions:

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

Tenable Period:


Bond Period:

6 Years (Local), 6 Years (Overseas)

  • Tuition Fees: Yes
  • Exam Fees: Yes
  • Hostel Fees : Yes
  • Monthly Allowance ($) : Yes
  • Yearly Allowance ($) : NA
  • 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 : Yes
  • Computer Loan / Grant ($) : Yes
  • Attachment During Vacation : Yes
  • Lump Sum : -
  • Other Benefits :

    Opportunity for sponsorship of overseas programme and Masters

Nationality: 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):





Qualify for OCS/Military Domain Expert course

Strong interest in military Eng career

6 yr bond: From the point of resumption of service upon graduation