A*Star International Fully Funded Fellowship 2023

A*Star International fully funded Fellowship 2023

Our postdoctoral scholarships offer cutting-edge teaching opportunities at leading universities and labs to help you develop fresh science skills and pursue cutting-edge education in your area of specialization. Not only will you be taught by the best minds, but through this international knowledge you will also build invaluable networks with the research community around the world.A*Star International fully funded Fellowship 2023

Broaden your learning experience, deepen your understanding and develop global connections to advance your scientific career with A*STAR International Fellowships. This scholarship fully supports your postdoctoral education in leading laboratories abroad.A*Star International fully funded Fellowship 2023

Scholarship Summary

  • Level of Study: Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Institution(s): A*STAR
  • Study in: Singapore

Courses Offered:


  • Chemicals, materials and energy
  • Electronics
  • Engineering
  • Food, Nutrition and Consumer Care
  • Pharmaceuticals and Biology
  • Medical technology
  • Infocomms (Infocommunications)
  • Program Duration: 2 years


Round 1: October 1 of the previous year
Round 2: March 1 of the same year

Scholarship coverage

AStar International Fellowship provides the following benefits to the recipient:

Successful applicants will be awarded the following support* for up to 2 years of postdoctoral research training abroad.


Monthly Living Abroad Allowance.
Monthly subsistence allowance, including CPF contribution (where applicable).
Annual Return Airfare.
Other allowances including:
Settling in Allowance.
Computer Allowance.
Book Allowance.
Conference Allowance.
Annual personal insurance.
Will last 3 years and will be funded by priority A*STAR research institutes.

Eligibility Criteria


Required Languages: English

Have completed Ph.D in last 4 years.
Has excellent publication records.
Do not have existing bonds with any institution.
Have applied or are applying for a relevant postdoctoral position at a top overseas university/laboratory.
Applicants can apply for AIF in the final stages of their PhD. However, their AIF award is confirmed only after their PhD degree.

The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive.

How to Apply for A*Star International Fellowship?

Fill out the required application, then submit.
After submitting all required documents, your application will be reviewed and you may be asked to provide additional information while we review your application.This is followed by 15 minutes of questions and answers.

If you are eligible for the next round of interviews: You will need to obtain approval from the Supervisor and Executive Director of your proposed A*STAR Research Institute to commit to 1 year of post-doctoral service at that research institute. Can complete the period. Training under AIF.


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