Fully Funded A*STAR Computing and Information Science (ACIS) Scholarship in Singapore, 2018/2019
Scholarship Description: The new A*STAR Computing and Information Science (ACIS) Scholarship is now available on offer to pursue a PhD in computing and information science (CIS) disciplines. This scholarship is available to Singaporeans and other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship.
Scholarship Provider: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) drives mission-oriented research that advances scientific discovery and technological innovation. We play a key role in nurturing and developing talent and leaders for our Research Institutes, the wider research community, and industry.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University
Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in computing and information science (CIS) disciplines.
Scholarship Benefits: The ACIS Scholarship provides a competitive stipend of up to S$5,000 monthly, on top of other allowances, and full tuition fees support for up to four years of PhD studies at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) or Singapore Management University (SMU).
*Applicants for thematic programmes who are applying for or have gained admission to schools/departments other than the 4 specified CIS schools may be considered for the ACIS Scholarship if their PhD project is in CIS, on a case-by-case basis.
Artificial Intelligence & Deep Learning (I2R)
Big Data Analytics (I2R)
Complex Systems (SIMTech)
Industrial Internet of Things (I2R)
Video & Image Analytics (I2R)
The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on prevailing scholarship policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice.
Application Procedure: To apply for the ACIS, please click here.