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One scholarship, many career pathways

A*STAR Scholarship and Awards


Leveraging Ai In Healthcare To Decode Obesity

Yeshe Kway, Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) Awardee


Making the most of her PhD experience at the University of British Columbia (UBC)

Jenny Zheng, National Science Scholarship (BS-PhD) Scholar


Charting a Late but Determined Course into Science and Research

Samuel Sze, National Science Scholarship (Masters) Scholar

Your journey in science starts here

At A*STAR, you will be part of a vibrant and innovative team, dedicated to drive A*STAR's mission to advance science and develop innovation technology to further economic growth and improve lives.

We firmly believe people are our greatest asset. At the forefront of research, we are proud of our community who continue to be inspired by their passion to pursue impactful science.

At A*STAR Graduate Academy, we strongly believe that diversity in talent fosters innovation, forward-thinking and interdisciplinary research. We welcome you to join our community of curious minds to share fresh perspectives to help overcome ever-evolving challenges in the field of science and research. As an A*STAR scholar, you have the opportunity to study overseas or locally to receive the highest quality education from the best schools and leading Universities from across the globe. You can look forward to making significant contributions to Science, Singapore, and Singaporeans.

The A*STAR Graduate Academy provides scholarships and fellowships to enable young aspiring scientific talent to pursue their passion in science, and prepare them for a rewarding career in R&D. In addition to offering scholarships and awards for undergraduate, PhD and post-doctoral studies at top universities and laboratories locally and overseas, we offer awards and attachment opportunities for pre-university students.

Singapore’s Research, Innovation and Enterprise ecosystem has developed significantly over the past decade, and has grown to include a growing number of public and private R&D players. This has in turn resulted in a growing demand for PhD talent in various fields.

In recognition of the diverse talents, strengths and interests of our PhD scholars, we have created multiple pathways for our scholars, providing them with opportunities to develop and chart their careers in industry, academia, spin-off companies, patent examination, technology transfer and research management after their first two years with A*STAR.

Embark on a bright future in Science, Technology, Research and Innovation – apply for an A*STAR scholarship today.


Our Scholars
Leveraging AI in healthcare to decode obesity

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Making the most of her PhD experience at the University of British Columbia (UBC)

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Charting a Late but Determined Course into Science and Research

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