The Yale-NUS Chen Chong Swee Scholarship is a merit-based award that annually supports one graduating student or alumnus/alumna of any nationality who is admitted into a Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts, in Singapore or overseas, in the area of visual art, art history, and/or Southeast Asian / Asian Art. The award will cover tuition fees, up to two years of study, and will be awarded only should there be a suitable candidate, in a specialization that emulates the legacy of Mr Chen Chong Swee.
Applications and supporting documents should be submitted online via Symplicity by 23:59 Singapore time on 6 March 2020.
This scholarship is a merit-based award open to any nationality. Applications are invited from candidates who meet the following conditions:
• A graduating student or an alumnus/alumna of Yale-NUS College (no upper age limit);
• Applying for and/or admitted into a Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts in the area of visual art, art history, Southeast Asian / Asian Art, in Singapore or abroad, for the next academic year. (Candidates should notify the CIPE administrator as soon as they receive a decision on their applications.); and
• Intention to contribute back to Yale-NUS College.
Documents Required for Application
The following supporting documents should be submitted through Symplicity:
Application Announcement: late January
Application Closing Date: 6 March 2020
Faculty Selection Committee Deliberations: mid March – late March
Academic Committee approval: late March – early April
Announcement of Chen Chong Swee Scholarship award: early April