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Workforce Development: BCA-Industry Built Environment Undergraduate Scholarship / Sponsorship (for full-time degree)

What is it?

The BCA-Industry Built Environment Undergraduate Scholarship / Sponsorship programmes are offered by BCA, in collaboration with industry firms, to students of high calibre pursuing full-time Built Environment (BE) courses at local Universities and the BCA Academy.

Through these programmes, graduates will enjoy opportunities to build on an exciting and rewarding career in the BE sector.

Who is it for?

Industry players who are keen to sponsor ‘A’ level, Polytechnic / BCA Academy (BCAA) graduates, National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD) and BCAA undergraduates who:

  • are Singapore Citizens* or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • possess outstanding academic results and excellent CCA records and
  • are taking up full-time built environment courses at BCAA/NUS/NTU/SIT/SUTD  listed below:

BCA Academy (BCAA)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management (Building)

National University of Singapore (NUS)

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Project and Facilities Management
  • Real Estate

Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)

  • Civil Engineering
  • Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (Building Services)

Singapore University of Technology & Design (SUTD)

  • Architecture & Sustainable Design
  • Engineering Product Development

* Male applicants must have completed or be exempted from full-time National Service.

How much?

The minimum annual scholarship sum is $18,000 per local scholar. BCA will co-fund $12,000 per year per scholarship, while the participating firm will contribute the rest of the scholarship sum. Scholars will serve a bond with the firm upon graduation.

The minimum annual sponsorship sum is $10,000 per local student. BCA will co-fund $7,000 per year per student, while the participating firm will contribute the rest of the sponsorship sum. Sponsored students will also have to serve a bond with the firm upon graduation.

How to apply?

Industry firms who are keen to co-fund undergraduate scholarships / sponsorships for full-time built environment courses with BCA, please write in your request to BCA_Industry_UG@bca.gov.sg

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can foreigners apply for the scholarship / sponsorship too?
Foreigners enrolling for full-time engineering courses in NUS/NTU/SIT/SUTD are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The minimum annual scholarship sum is $14,000 per foreign scholar. Foreigners are not eligible for sponsorship.

2. Can an undergraduate apply for this scholarship / sponsorship?
Undergraduates in the midst of their training in relevant courses may also apply, except for those in the final year of study.