Scholarship Awardees

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.

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Scholarship Award Ceremony 2020

Message from Mr Timothy Sebastian, Executive Director, A*STAR Graduate Academy

Congratulations to the 2020 cohort of A*STAR scholars, and a warm welcome to the A*STAR family! 

You will have many opportunities to exchange ideas and learn from other disciplines through the A*STAR network of scholar mentors and advisors, research scientists and engineers across different fields, and A*STAR leaders. .

  

Today’s scholarship award ceremony marks the beginning of an exciting journey for all of you. Despite these extraordinary times, A*STAR remains focused on our mission to advance science and develop innovation to further Singapore’s economic growth and improve lives. 

During your time here, you will have many opportunities to exchange ideas and learn from other disciplines through the A*STAR network of scholar mentors and advisors, research scientists and engineers across different fields, and A*STAR leaders. 

The experiences you build up during your scholarship will be like no other. Find meaning in everything you do and embrace each opportunity that lies ahead. Take care of yourself and ensure that you are physically and mentally prepared for this challenging but meaningful journey.
 
Throughout your studies, our team of friendly, approachable scholarship officers in A*STAR Graduate Academy and myself will be here with you, to offer care and support. We are here to listen and be your second family throughout your research journey. We are here if you would like advice, guidance, or simply a listening ear.
 
I wish you all the best as you start this meaningful journey ahead. 

Executive Director,
A*STAR Graduate Academy,
Mr Timothy Sebastian

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