Always on the frontline of global developments, Foreign Service Officers (FSOs) respond swiftly to global events to safeguard and advance Singapore’s interests. This includes analysing geopolitical developments, organising high-level visits, as well as assisting Singaporeans in distress overseas.If you are prepared for the dynamic work environment and aspire to secure Singapore’s interests on the international stage, the Foreign Service Scholarships may be the choice for you. Join us at the events below to learn more:
Foreign Service Virtual Scholarship Information Session
Calling all pre-university students who are at the crossroads of deciding which scholarship and career is best suited for you.Through our specially arranged Scholarship Information Session, you will get the opportunity to hear from our in-service scholars and MFA senior management to better understand what it means to take up the exciting MFA scholarship and be a Foreign Service Officer. Stay for the networking session to interact with our scholars to learn more about their unique experiences studying and living overseas.The details of the session are as follows:
Date: Friday, 29 January 2021
Time: 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Register here: https://go.gov.sg/scis2901
Registrations close on Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 6.00pm.
Virtual Information Session on Studying in Non-English Speaking Countries
We will be holding an additional session for those who are interested or want to find out more about studying in non-English speaking countries. Not only will you get the chance to meet Embassy representatives from China, Japan, Germany and France who will take you through the studying opportunities available, you will also hear from our scholars who will be sharing their personal experiences studying and living in those countries.
Do note that these sessions are modular in nature and will run in separate Zoom breakout rooms at the different timings stipulated below. The details are as follows:
Date: Saturday, 30 January 2021
Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
(Note: you can choose to join in any of the sessions you are interested in. You may even join more than one session.)
Studying in China: 1.00pm - 1.30pm
Studying in Japan: 1.30pm - 2.00pm
Studying in Germany: 2.00pm - 2.30pm
Studying in France: 2.30pm - 3.00pm
Register here: https://go.gov.sg/non-el3001
Registrations close on Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 6pm.
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MFA held the Foreign Service Scholarship Information Session on 18 January 2020. This event was for graduated pre-university students and NSFs awaiting university admissions who are interested in taking up an MFA scholarship and career. Participants had the opportunity to hear from our Foreign Service Officers (FSOs) who shared their scholarship and career journey, including the highlights and challenges. Through the interactions with our FSOs, participants found out more about what a career and scholarship with MFA entails, to help them make a more informed decision when applying to MFA.
Here are some highlights of the Foreign Service Scholarship Information Session 2020: