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Singapore Rhodes Information Session

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The Rhodes Trust has announced the reinstatement of a Rhodes Scholarship for Singapore. The Rhodes Scholarship is a prestigious postgraduate award, which supports exceptional students from around the world to study at the University of Oxford. Rhodes Selection Committees are looking for young persons of outstanding intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service.

This talk and Q&A session will introduce the eligibility criteria and application procedures for the Singapore Rhodes Scholarship. Young Singapore citizens aged 19-25* years will be eligible for the new Scholarships when annual applications open on 1 June 2018 for admission to Oxford in Oct 2019. Detailed eligibility criteria will be available at www.rhodeshouse.ox.ac.uk/apply.

*27 years for those who have undertaken compulsory national service.


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Professor Andrew Wee is the Rhodes National Secretary for Singapore. He is a Professor of Physics and Vice President (University and Global Relations) at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He is also concurrently Deputy Managing Director, Research, of A*STAR. He is a Singapore Rhodes Scholar (1987) and holds a DPhil from the University of Oxford.

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