Scholarships FAQs

  1. Why do we offer undergraduate scholarships?

    Our undergraduate scholarship scheme was started in 1977, with the objective of identifying and recruiting talent for management positions within the Singapore Airlines Group.

    To achieve our goal, we are looking for individuals with strong academic and analytical ability, outstanding co-curricular achievements, good communication skills and leadership potential.

  2. How many scholarships are offered each year?

    We have awarded between 3 and 10 scholarships annually. The number varies in accordance with the quality of candidates.

  3. What is the selection process like?

    Shortlisted candidates will be asked to sit for a set of written tests, psychometric assessments and attend two rounds of interviews.

    Successful candidates will be offered the scholarship by end of May.

  4. What happens after I graduate?

    On completion of their studies, our scholars are deployed on various career tracks, depending on our manpower needs.

    For those interested in Engineering, a career in our technical divisions awaits you. This scheme provides opportunities for candidates to build up mastery and professional expertise in aeronautical engineering. There will be prospects for development and job rotation within the Engineering division

    Others will be given general management roles and be involved in analysing, planning, reviewing, and implementing policies, as well as working with teams on business projects. There are also opportunities for job rotation and those with the aptitude can apply to be posted as Overseas General Managers.

  5. What distinguishes Singapore Airlines as a prospective employer?

    As a global company, we offer diverse career opportunities, both within the parent airline company as well as the subsidiaries.

    We also pride ourselves as a committed people developer. and believe in helping all employees develop their full potential. Throughout your career with us, you will be provided with an extensive array of learning and development opportunities to enhance your professional and managerial competencies.

  6. How do I apply?

    Please submit your applications through BrightSparks.