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Scholarships & Sponsorships

At SingHealth, our nurses are an integral part of the healthcare team; assuming a wide range of clinical and patient care responsibilities. Nurse leaders and clinicians play a key role in shaping tomorrow’s
healthcare, and we are dedicated to grooming competent and compassionate nurses who will advance the quality of care provided to our patients.

To achieve that vision, we offer various scholarships and sponsorships for budding nurses starting out on their healthcare journey. When you join SingHealth, you can look forward to:

Diverse Career Opportunities

Nurses at SingHealth enjoy a rich and fulfilling career. As a leader in Academic Medicine, we offer you diverse opportunities to develop your capabilities and grow into a well-rounded nurse clinician. Through specialised career paths and domains i.e., Clinical, Management, Education, Informatics and Research, you will be able to pursue your passion and the highest standard of excellence in the Nursing profession to re-define tomorrow’s healthcare.

Rich and Continued Learning

As Singapore’s largest public healthcare group, our comprehensive range of patient case-mix will provide you ample opportunities to hone your clinical acumen and develop your perspectives for better patient outcomes. Our pool of dedicated faculty members with a wealth of clinical expertise and experience, will offer you valuable mentorship and guidance in your nursing career.

We also focus on the development of our nurses and enable them to continuously learn, grow and play a role in shaping patient care. We offer a variety of continuing education programmes, attachment programmes, on-the-job-experiences as well as research and innovation opportunities.

For scholarship and sponsorship enquires, please contact

Which Scholarship or Sponsorship is right for me?

There are many educational pathways and funded opportunities for one to pursue a nursing career. Please refer to the diagram below to find out more!

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Differences between a Scholarship and Sponsorship

Scholarships and sponsorships provide budding nurses with the financial stability to pursue their career aspirations and to get a headstart in their career with SingHealth. The key differences between a nursing scholarship and sponsorship are summarised below:

 Healthcare ScholarshipsNursing Sponsorships
  • Tuition and Compulsory Fees
  • Monthly Allowance
  • Pre-study Allowance
  • Return Economy Fare (for overseas studies)
  • Commencement Award
  • Sponsorship for approved developmental programmes
  • Clinical Placement Expenses (for overseas study only)
  • Distinction award (for scholars who graduate with at least Second Class (Upper) Honours or equivalent)
  • Monthly Allowance of up to $1,000
  • One-time disbursement for uniforms and shoes allowance
  • Pre-sponsorship medical examination and vaccination fees
  • Students with good academic results will also receive study awards
Bond Period

Country of Study (Local): 4 years

Country of Study (Overseas): 6 years

Bond period ranges from 1 to 4 years depending on the number of years awarded for sponsorship