Duke-NUS Medical School PhD Scholarship

Students wishing to pursue a PhD programme in integrated/quantitative biology and medicine are invited to apply for a fully funded fellowship at the Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore. The scholarship covers 100% of the tuition fees as well as a monthly stipend. Application process is ongoing.

Duke-NUS Medical School was established through a landmark collaboration between two world-class institutions: Duke University and the National University of Singapore (NUS), with the objective of providing innovative education and impactful research that enhance the practice of medicine in Singapore and beyond. 

As a graduate-entry medical school, Duke-NUS attracts the brightest minds from a range of backgrounds, who bring with them significant academic and life experiences.

The school offers various types of merit scholarships. All students who join Duke-NUS under either the PhD (Integrated Biology and Medicine) or PhD (Quantitative Biology and Medicine) programmes will be offered the Duke-NUS PhD Fellowship and the Khoo Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award respectively.

Under the awards, all students will be provided with financial support for 100% of tuition and miscellaneous fees charged for their PhD studies. 

In addition, students will also be provided with a monthly stipend with Singapore citizens also receiving voluntary CPF contribution on their monthly stipend in accordance to prevailing employer’s CPF contribution rate. 

Application process is ongoing.


Main Criteria

To be considered for a merit scholarship at Duke-NUS, interested applicants must submit a financial aid application within 28 calendar days after attending the admission interview on Applicant Day. 

Merit scholarships are generally awarded based on academic achievement and personal attributes such as meaningful involvement in community service or leadership experiences.

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