Singapore - Media Education Scholarship (MES)

Singapore - Media Education Scholarship (MES)

The Media Education Scholarship (MES) is an initiative launched in 2003 to build and nurture industry leaders in the media industry. Since its inception, more than 180 scholars have established themselves as film and TV directors, music producers, game developers and visual effects artists. ​

Eligibility criteria

Who can apply for MES and MES (Film)?
  • Singapore citizen or Permanent Resident with the aspiration to transform the media industry can apply for MES and MES (Film).
  • While applicants are not required to have secured a placement at the point of application, they must have applied to an institution for admission to a full-time media-related undergraduate or postgraduate programme.
  • Applicants who have already started their undergraduate or postgraduate programme can also apply for a mid-term scholarship. 
  • ​Male applicants must have completed or be exempted from National Service at the time of their study

How to Apply

​Applicants are to apply online at the Brightsparks Scholarship Application Portal, from 1 January 2016 to 31 March 2016. Please download and sign the application form, and send it together with the supporting documents to:

Industry Operations Division
(Media Education Scheme)
Media Development Authority
3 Fusionopolis Way
#16-22 Symbiosis
Singapore 138633

Enquiries

​Please refer to the List of Frequently Asked Questions. If you have any other enquiries, please contact MDA ​​at MES@mda.gov.sg or 6377 3800 during office hours.

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Summary
The Media Education Scholarship (MES) is an initiative launched in 2003 to build and nurture industry leaders in the media industry.

Area of study
Media, creative arts, and communication

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement; International students only; Only eligible to specific countries; Full offers only

Tags
Singapore, Undergraduate, Bachelor, Postgraduate, Master

Benefits
Fee reduction

Value
Full Scholarship plus stipend

Phone
No phone entered

Email
MES@mda.gov.sg

Apply URL
http://www.mda.gov.sg/IndustryDevelopment/GrantAndSchemes/TalentAssistance/Pages/MediaEducationScholarship.aspx

Closing dates URL
http://www.mda.gov.sg/IndustryDevelopment/GrantAndSchemes/TalentAssistance/Pages/MediaEducationScholarship.aspx

Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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