The AGA — SUTD Scholarship is established to promote meritocratic access to education and provide opportunities to outstanding students pursuing their studies in the Architecture and Sustainable Design (ASD) pillar.

ELIGIBILITY

The Scholarship is open to All Nationalities who

  • are full-time undergraduates, in any year of study, intending to pursue or enrolled in the Architecture and Sustainable Design (ASD) pillar of study at SUTD;

  • possess good academic standing;

  • have demonstrated financial need with per capita income of S$2,000 or less per month.

BENEFITS OF AWARD

  • The Scholarship is valued at S$15,000 per academic year and is tenable for one Academic Year. Successful recipients may apply for the Scholarship in the subsequent Academic Year, subject to meeting the prevailing eligibility criteria.

  • The Scholarship offers financial support towards the subsidised tuition fees and other study related expenses for one (1) Academic Year.

  • Recipients will be encouraged to undertake his/her internship with the Donor.

No bond is required under the terms of this Scholarship. The recipient must take up the Tuition Grant Scheme (TGS) from the Singapore Government. Under the TGS, non-Singaporeans will be obligated to work in Singapore for a minimum period of three years upon graduation.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Recipients are required to complete at least 10 hours of service to the university. They may take on the role of student ambassador, or any other similar role, representing SUTD to give publicity talks, to receive guests, etc., as and when called upon to do so.

  • Recipients may not, without the approval of the University, hold concurrently any other scholarships or grants.

  • The scholarship may be withdrawn at any time if, in the opinion of the University, the recipient’s academic progress or conduct is deemed unsatisfactory.

  • If the recipient decides to terminate the scholarship prematurely, SUTD reserves the right to impose a repayment on a case-by-case basis.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

  • Application for the scholarships is made at the same time as application for admission to SUTD.

  • Shortlisted applicants will be notified in due course.

  • Scholarships are awarded on the basis of competition among eligible applicants.

  • If there are two (2) or more candidates of equal merit, priority will be given to the candidate with the greater financial need.

  • SUTD reserves the right not to award any scholarship if there are no candidates of sufficient merit. The decision of the selection committee is final. Enquiries or disputes surrounding its decisions will not be entertained.

THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS MADE POSSIBLE BY:
AGA Architects
AGA Architects Private Limited is an experienced and evolving architectural practice with a portfolio of works spanning a few decades. Since our inception in 1979, AGA remains committed to building an architectural practice that provides contemporary and adaptive solutions to meet current aspirations. Throughout our 38 years of practice, AGA constantly addresses emerging imperatives. Underlying our works are varying levels of awareness and interpretations of ideas that emerge from the respective project.

Our designs are inspired by the affinity of our architecture to the place and the context that defines the place. Working at various scales, we seek to foster an awareness of the contextual qualities. We reveled in the pursuit of cues that leads to design solutions that imbued our work with inherent contextual sensitivities.

AGA’s portfolio of works mirrors the intensity of our commitment and underscores our vision of an evolving and dynamic architectural practice.