SkillsFuture Study Award for WorldSkills Competitors
SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

early-career-employee

Sector Overview

The SkillsFuture Study Award for WorldSkills Competitors is a dedicated category that recognises role models who have demonstrated hard work and determination in their pursuit of skills excellence. Through this award, we want to encourage WorldSkills Competitors to continue upgrading their skills as part of lifelong learning as well as to achieve skills deepening and mastery in their respective fields.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Singaporeans with at least 2 years of work experience in the sector related to their WorldSkills Competition skill area.

  • Won at least a Bronze medal at WorldSkills Singapore (WSS) or ASEAN Skills Competition (ASC), or at least a Medallion of Excellence at WorldSkills Competition (WSC).

  • Not a previous recipient of any SkillsFuture Study Award, or recipient of any scholarship/full bursary/full sponsorship awarded for this programme.

  • Meets entry requirements for selected programme.

  • Selected programme is relevant to skills deepening and/or career development in applicant’s WorldSkills Competition skill area.

Supported Courses

Supported courses include local and overseas courses, which could be Certificate, Diploma, Specialist Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree programmes. Applicants should indicate proposed course of study. All applications will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Application Period and Evaluation Process

For courses that commence between 01 Jan 2018 and 30 Jun 2018

Application closing date: 31 Jul 2017

Evaluation: Evaluation of applications will take about 6 to 8 weeks after the closing date. Shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Enquiries

Name: Mr Jason Chong

Designation: Assistant Director

Email: Study_WSS@ssg.gov.sg

Phone: 6590 2045



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