The National Infocomm Scholarship (NIS) offered by IDA aims to build a pool of infocomm professionals taking leadership positions in the infocomm industry. Offered in partnership with leading infocomm and end-user companies, NIS provides both the prestige of a government scholarship and valuable private sector work exposure.
With the National Infocomm Scholarship, great benefits await you en route to becoming an infocomm leader.
- Local and overseas job attachments with the best in the industry
- Job postings with leading companies to put you on course to becoming an infocomm leader
- Fast track double degree programmes with local and reputable overseas universities
- Short bond period to give you greater freedom in charting your career path
The scholarship covers full tuition fees for the entire duration of the programme, as well as annual allowance, hostel fees, return airfare, and medical insurance. The scholarships are partly sponsored by infocomm and end-user companies such as IBM, Microsoft, Fujitsu, Oracle, Accenture, Novell, DBS, M1, SingTel, StarHub, NCS, Symantec, etc. Upon completing the Integrated Programme, graduates are required to work in their sponsoring companies for 4 years.
Students who achieve excellent academic results and demonstrate strong leadership qualities are strongly encouraged to apply. Please go to http://www.infocommtalent.sg/nis.aspx
to submit your online application. The application for IDA's National Infocomm Scholarship opens from November to March annually.