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DSO Bursary Grant

The DSO Bursary Grant seeks to reach out to local talent and provide financial aid to support their academic pursuits in Engineering.


  • Open to Singaporean Citizens (SC) only
  • Full-time undergraduates at SUTD in any year of study
  • Pursuing or with intent to pursue Engineering Product Development (EPD) or Information Systems Technology and Design (ISTD) pillar
  • Good academic standing with GPA of at least 3.5
  • Demostrated financial need with monthly household Per Capita Income of less than S$1,500
  • Active Fifth Row/CCA and community involvement would be advantageous
  • Must NOT be a current scholarship holder


  • Each Bursary Grant is tenable for one year only.
  • Recipients may reapply to be considered for the bursary in their subsequent year of study, subject to good academic standing and other terms.

Benefits of Award

  • S$5,000 per annum
  • Award is strictly for tuition fees only
  • Successful recipients may be offered internship and/or career opportunities with DSO National Laboratories
No organisation puts you at the forefront of science and technology like DSO does. Challenging? Certainly. Fufilling? Definitely.

Over the past 40 years, our local research scientists and engineers have committed their passion to building up Singapore’s defence and technology edge. As a home grown organisation, DSO National Laboratories is also committed to nurturing and growing the future science and technology talent pool in Singapore through initiatives such as the DSO Bursary Grant.