This scholarship is targeted at potential candidates pursuing their Masters or PhD in the following fields of study:
- Islamic Sciences (such as Qur’anic Exegesis, Qur’an & Sunnah, Islamic Jurisprudence)- Islam and Contemporary Thought- Islam and Interfaith Studies- Islam and Comparative Religion- Islam and Comparative Law- Islamic Education (Curriculum and Instruction)
The scholarship will cover payment of tuition fees and other approved charges for the period of study. The award will also include living expenses, accommodation, costs of relevant developmental programmes and return economy airfare.
Muis will pay all tuition fees and other approved charges directly to the place of study upon receipt of invoice or any supporting documents. All other allowances to recipients shall be made twice yearly.
This Scholarship is open to outstanding graduates (both Madrasah & non-Madrasah) from local and overseas universities with keen interest to pursue further studies on Islam, Muslim societies and other fields (as listed under the preferred fields of study) which are relevant to the community’s progress and development.
The Scholarship is eligible for:- Outstanding graduates (both Madrasah & non-Madrasah) from local and overseas universities with keen interest to pursue further studies on Islam, Muslim societies and other fields Muslim citizens, permanent residents and children of Singapore citizens or permanent residents (who have resided in Singapore for at least 5 years before the date of application).- Have obtained outstanding Bachelors Degree or its equivalent in any field of study.- Preferably be between 21 and 40 years old at the time of application.
There will be positions available in Muis for returning scholars assigned to the institution. They may not necessarily work in Muis upon completion of their studies.
They may be deployed and assigned elsewhere based on Muis’ best judgement of the needs of the community prevailing then.