NEA-Industry Scholarship

Full/Partial Scholarship
2 years
From 23 Feb 2022

Polytechnic Students ITE Students


A local scholarship offered to Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and Polytechnic students to realise their potential in the Environmental Services (ES) Industry. In partnership with industry firms, NEA is awarding scholarships to young talent who are keen to build a career in the ES Industry.

Full-term and mid-term scholarships are available to support outstanding students who demonstrate academic excellence, strong leadership potential and a passion for environmental sustainability.

  • Application Period

NEA-Industry Scholarship application is open. 

  • Who is it for?

Young talented individuals with a combination of personal drive and a heart for service to care for the environment. If you are looking to take on a meaningful role of sustaining a quality living environment for present and future generations, register your interest now!

a) Eligibility

Applicants must:

  • Be a Singaporean citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident
  • Be a Nitec or Higher Nitec graduate or GCE 'O' Level graduate (for Diploma scholarship)
  • Be an 'O' or 'N' Level Graduate (for ITE scholarship)
  • An existing or current Polytechnic / ITE student at relevant Diploma / ITE courses (for Mid-term scholarship)
  • Have good academic results and Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) records
  • Be enrolling or be enrolled into relevant fields of study. Click here for the list of ES relevant courses.

b) Required documents

  • GCE 'O' / 'N' / Higher Nitec/ Nitec 
  • Diploma/ Higher Nitec/ Nitec results (for current students)
  • CCA records and other achievements or qualifications
  • Short write up about yourself and your career aspirations (Between 300 and 500 words)

a) Value of Award

The annual quantum for NEA-Industry Scholarship are as shown in the Figure 1. Successful applicants will receive the award for the duration of their course of study and in return, fulfil a 2 to 3 years bond with an industry firm within the ES sector upon graduation or completion of National Service.

Post-graduation incentive:
Scholars will receive a bonus of $5,000 one year after completing their bond with the industry firm.

b) Conditions of Award

Respective bond periods for NEA-Industry Scholarship are in the table below.