The Award provides an allowance of S$1,000 per year. It is tenable for 2 years; however, continuation of award in Sec 4 is subject to excellent academic performance in Sec 3 promotional examinations and continued interest in science and mathematics. The Award carries no bond.
Awardees are given many opportunities to gain an insight into what scientific research entails through various activities. These include visits to A*STAR research institutes and Fusionworld, special invitations to talks and seminars by A*STAR scientists and renowned scientists from around the world.
The Award is open to Singaporean upper secondary students who have outstanding academic performance in science and mathematics subjects and a passion for research.
About 200 awards are offered through schools to Sec 3 students annually.
Applications are invited through nominations by schools only.
A*GA Scholarship Officers: