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EW BARKER SCHOLARSHIP AND EW BARKER STUDY AWARD
The EW Barker Scholarship and EW Barker Study Award are made possible by the EW Barker Endowment managed by Temasek Foundation. The Endowment is a tribute to one of the pioneer leaders of Singapore, Mr Edmund William Barker, who was a statesman, scholar, sportsman and supporter of sport.
EW Barker scholars are student-athletes who have exemplary conduct, outstanding sport results and potential to become high-performing athletes. The EW Barker Scholarship was launched by DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam during the School’s 15th Anniversary Celebrations cum Awards Night held on 13 February 2019.
The EW Barker Study Award, launched in 2019, provides financial support to deserving student-athletes with sports potential, good conduct and satisfactory academic results.
Application is not required. Student-athletes who meet the Scholarship or Study Award criteria will be nominated.
The Admission Scholarship is offered to incoming Secondary 1 Singaporean students who possess outstanding sport achievements. Selection is based on outstanding performances at National Inter-Primary School or National Age-Group competitions, together with the potential to excel in future.
Application is not required. Prospective student-athletes who meet the scholarship criteria will be shortlisted for scholarship interview. The scholarship is awarded for a period of two years from Secondary 1 to Secondary 2.
The Achievement Scholarship is offered to Singaporean student-athletes who have excelled in their sport during their first two years in Singapore Sports School.
Application is not required. Student-athletes who meet the scholarship criteria will be nominated for the scholarship. The scholarship is awarded for a period of two/three years from Secondary 3 to Secondary 4/5.
SCHOLARSHIP FOR POST-SECONDARY INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMME (IBDP)
The Post-Secondary (IBDP) Scholarship is offered to Singaporean student-athletes who excel in their sport at National Level.
Application is not required. Student-athletes who meet the scholarship criteria will be nominated for the scholarship. The scholarship is awarded for a period of two years from IBDP Year 5 to Year 6.
SCHOLARSHIP FOR POST-SECONDARY POLYTECHNIC PROGRAMME
The Post-Secondary (Polytechnic) Scholarship is offered to Singaporean student-athletes who excel in their sport at National Level during their three years of studies in the through train Diploma Programmes.
Application is not required. Student-athletes who meet the scholarship criteria will be nominated for the scholarship. The scholarship is awarded on a yearly basis.
Other than the above scholarships, Sports School also administers the following Ministry of Education Scholarships:
EDUSAVE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS (ESIS)
Please click on the following link for information: https://www.moe.gov.sg/education/edusave/edusave-scholarships-for-independent-schools-(esis)
Please click on the following link for information: https://www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/scholarships/moe-preu/uplift-scholarship
Sports School’s Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS) recipients receiving 100% fee subsidy will be auto-awarded the UPLIFT Scholarship.
(To apply for FAS, please submit the completed FAS application form and all relevant documents to Sports School.)
FOREIGN SPORTS SCHOLARSHIP
Foreign Sport Scholarship is open to Singapore Permanent Residents and International Students with very outstanding sport achievements in Badminton, Bowling, Fencing, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis or Track and Field.
The Foreign Sports Scholarship complements Singapore Sports School's primary goal of developing young sport talents. Foreign Sports Scholars will help create a culture of diversity and help raise the standard of play of our local student-athletes.
The timeline for Application for Foreign Sports Scholarship is as follows:
|Deadline for Application||Early July 2019|
Invitation for Sport Trials and Academic Assessments
(Only shortlisted applicants will be notified)
|End July 2019|
Sport Trials, Academic Assessment and Medical Screening
(Shortlisted applicants must travel to Singapore Sports School
for the assessments)
|August to September 2019|
Note: Dates are subjected to changes
All interested applicants may fill up the FSS Application Form here .
All items listed in the check list below must be submitted:
- Completed FSS Application Form (x1)
- Photocopy of Applicant's passport (x1)
- Passport-sized photo of Applicant (x4)
- Photocopy of Applicant's Birth Certificate (x1)
- School transcript and/or education transcripts (x1)
- Sport achievements and/or sport certificates (if any)
- Photocopy of Parents' passport or Singapore NRICs/Re-Entry Permits (x1 each)
- Guardian's Singapore NRIC/Re-Entry Permit (x1)
All documents must be sent to:
Singapore Sports School
1 Champions Way
Attention: Admissions Office
Additionally, the applicant must ask his/her current school to send his/her Student Record to Singapore Sports School. An additional copy should be brought along when invited to Singapore Sports School for selection trials.
Shortlisted applicants will undergo:
- Sport selection trials,
- Academic assessments,
- Medical screening, and
- Interviews by a panel from Singapore Sports School.
Upon acceptance of invitation to attend the sport and academic trials, the following fees are payable upon arrival.
|1||Application Fee||S$ 225/- (inclusive of GST)||Non-refundable|
|2||Admission Assessments||S$ 85/- per assessment paper (inclusive of GST)||Non-refundable|
Fees fo r Permanent Residents and international students will be made known to applicants upon application.
You may refer to our Frequently Asked Questions on Foreign Sports Scholarship to learn more about scholarship for international students at Singapore Sports School.
General enquiries on the Foreign Sports Scholarship may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org .
You may also call the school's Mainline at +65 6766 0100 to speak to our Admissions officers.