A*STAR Scholarships

At A*STAR, we’re dedicated to nurturing a talented pool of like-minded and proactive individuals who have a passion for research. That’s why since 2009, through our A*GA, we have funded the undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral studies of more than 1,000 young people in the finest universities in Singapore and abroad.

A*STAR congratulates our scholars and warmly welcomes these talents to our A*STAR family.

Prof Lisa Ng

Scholarship Award Ceremony 2019

Message from Professor Lisa Ng, Executive Director, A*STAR Graduate Academy

Today, we welcome our newly awarded scholars to the A*STAR family. To the 2019 cohort of A*STAR scholars, my heartfelt congratulations to all of you!

Develop a thirst for knowledge, and a desire to constantly deepen and broaden your expertise. This will enable you to create new opportunities, to be versatile, and to contribute to the different facets of the RIE ecosystem.

 

As you embark on a new phase of your journey as A*STAR scholars, I would like to leave you with these thoughts:

Firstly, as ambassadors of A*STAR and Singapore, continue to uphold research integrity, and make us proud.

Next, stay curious. Develop a thirst for knowledge, and a desire to constantly deepen and broaden your expertise. This will enable you to create new opportunities, to be versatile, and to contribute to the different facets of the RIE ecosystem.

Finally, enjoy your time as students; it is one of the most exciting times in your lives. Embrace new cultures, experience new cuisines, and enjoy the process of learning and self-discovery. Find meaning in the activities that you undertake and make the most of each opportunity.

Take care, I wish you all the best as you start this exciting journey ahead.

Executive Director,
A*STAR Graduate Academy,
Professor Lisa Ng

SAC2019

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