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Ong Hin Tiang PhD Scholarship

The Ong Hin Tiang and Ong Sek Pek Foundation (formerly known as the Ong Hin Tiang Foundation) which was established in Malacca, Malaysia, provides financial assistance for education, funding of medicines and cost of treatment for needy patients with chronic and/or terminal illness as well as alleviating poverty and granting of aid to the poor and needy.

In 2013, the Ong Hin Tiang and Ong Sek Pek Foundation donated a gift to the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSoM) to award a research scholarship to one Malaysian candidate doing PhD studies in the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, working in Cancer Research and Geriatric Medicine.

The candidate must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible for the scholarship:

  1. The candidate must be a Malaysian citizen at the time of application and for the entire duration of the scholarship.
  2. The candidate must meet the prevailing YLLSoM admission criteria for PhD and award criteria for research scholarship as outlined at http://medicine.nus.edu.sg/postgrad/index.html and Scholarships & Financial Aid.
  3. No award will be made unless there is a student of sufficient merit.
  4. The award cannot be held together with other scholarships or top-up funding.

Submission of Application

Application is currently closed till further notice.