University of Warwick Scholarship


ABOUT

SCHOLARSHIP


The Friends of the University of Warwick in Singapore has launched this new undergraduate scholarship to enable academically-gifted but financially-disadvantaged youth holding Singapore citizenship or Permanent Residency to study at Warwick University. It is funded through the generosity of Warwick alumni and friends in Singapore.


SCHOLARSHIP

DETAILS


Two scholarships will be offered each year and here’s more information about them –

  • The scholarship supports a maximum of four years of undergraduate study, and will cover tuition and other compulsory fees.
  • Funding may be available for airfare to the UK and return airfare to Singapore upon completion of study.
  • Funding may be available for an annual maintenance allowance of S$6,500.
  • The scholarship award will be reviewed annually and is subjected to satisfactory performance and academic results.

 

Bond

Successful scholarship candidates will be required to report annually on their progress to the Trustees. In addition, they will need to attend events as the Trustees or University may request from time to time, including donor receptions, as well as support the recruitment of further scholars.

For more information, please visit – warwick.ac.uk/singapore-scholarship



STUDENT

ELIGIBILITY


  • Singaporean citizens and Permanent Residents
  • They are the first in their family to experience international higher education;
  • They are financially-disadvantaged (gross family income of less than S$2,500 per month, or per capita income not exceeding S$625 per month); and
  • They have accepted a firm offer from Warwick before applying for the scholarship.


IMPORTANT

DATES


    • Applicants must first apply for an undergraduate programme at the University of Warwick via UCAS, between 1 September 2016 and 15 January 2017.
    • If an offer of a place is made by the University and accepted by the applicant as his/her Firm Choice by March 2017, he/she can then apply for the scholarship.
    • Applicants will receive a response from the University and the Trust about their scholarship application in May 2017, and invited to interview with members of the Friends of the University of Warwick in Singapore Trust in June 2017.
    • Successful candidates will be informed and supported in their pre-departure preparations for the UK from July for studies commencing in September 2017.

    All applications must be supported by two referees: one from the Form Teacher, and the other from a second teacher. Referees will be required to email their confidential references to sgoffice@warwick.ac.uk, also by 31 March 2017.

    Closing Date:

  • Application closed. Check back 2018!
  •  Applications should be completed on the prescribed application form and emailed to the Warwick Singapore office at sgoffice@warwick.ac.uk by 31 March 2017 midnight (Singapore time).


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