Energy-Industry Scholarship



Energy powers almost all facets of our lives from watching television programmes to keeping the food fresh in our refrigerators. In Singapore, all these activities take place on the back of a resilient and reliable power infrastructure. Fuelled by our growing demand for energy, the sector is set to grow significantly over the next 10 years, in tandem with Singapore’s economic growth. From generating the electricity that businesses and industries need to building Singapore’s first Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal, to catalysing energy research such as smart grids – the Power sector is abuzz with exciting developments. Embark on a rewarding, meaningful and stable career today.


Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents who will be/are currently pursuing relevant engineering courses (e.g. mechanical, electrical, power engineering related courses) at the local Institute of Technical Education (ITE), polytechnics or universities such as the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

Institution/Category Full-Term Scholarship Mid-Term Scholarship
Institute of Techical Education Not Applicable
University (NTU, NUS, SIT & SUTD)

* Open to current students with more than two academic years remaining at the point of application.

Application Period

The application cycle for the EIS starts in December and closes in March every year.

Scholarship Value

The EIS will cover the following, where applicable.

  • Tuition fees
  • One-time allowance (to purchase items related to his or her studies, such as computers and books)
  • Monthly living allowance
  • Hostel allowance
  • Overseas exchange allowance
  • Field trip allowance
  • Co-curricular activities allowance

Scholarship Opportunities

  • Industrial Attachments
  • Overseas Exchange Programme
  • Scholar Management (e.g. Mentorship)
  • Invitation to closed door events to interact with industry participants

Sponsoring Organisations

The Power sector organisations offering the EIS are Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd, Sembcorp Industries Ltd, Senoko Energy Pte Ltd, Singapore LNG Corporation Pte Ltd, Singapore Power Ltd, Tuas Power Generation Pte Ltd, and YTL PowerSeraya Pte Ltd. You may choose which sponsoring organisation you would like to apply to.

  • SLNG
  • Singapore Power
  • Tuas Power
  • Sembcorp
  • Power Seraya
  • Senoko
  • Keppel

Bond Period

Scholars will be bonded to their respective sponsoring organisations upon completion of their studies. The bond period will commensurate with the duration of the scholarship on a one-to-one basis. Please refer to the table below for more information.

Scholarships and the bond period
Type of Scholarship University
Polytechnic ITE
Year 1 (Full-term award) 4 years 2 years 3 years 2 years
Year 2 (Mid-term award) 3 years NA 2 years NA
Year 3 (Mid-term award) 2 years NA NA NA

Frequently Asked Questions

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