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Come See Your Future at The Straits Times Scholars' Choice Scholarships & Top Universities Fair 2019

Singapore, 9 July 2019 – The Scholarships & Top Universities Fair 2019 organised by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) will be held on 13 July (Sat) at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hall 405, Level 4 from 10am to 6pm. Admission is free.

The fair was first launched in 2001 and is the physical extension of the Straits Times Scholars Supplement. This fair allows prospective scholarship and higher education applicants a platform to meet and consult with representatives from the organisations offering scholarships as well as institutions of higher learning (IHLs) from around the world.

This year's fair includes more than 40 exhibitors, representing 28 universities and other IHLs, 11 organisations offering scholarships, seven country rep support and test preparation consultants. Prestigious Ivy League universities such as Brown University, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and many other US universities will be showcased at the fair, alongside an array of top Australian and Canadian universities such as Monash University, University of Melbourne, and The University of British Columbia.

This year, organisations offering scholarships participating in the fair include top-tier names such as Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Changi Airport Group (CAG), Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA), Government Technology Agency (GovTech), Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), MOH Holdings (MOHH), Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS), and Singapore Police Force (SPF). There will also be talks conducted throughout the day to provide information on the various scholarships offered by local, US, UK and Australian universities.

Organisations such as the British Council, EducationUSA Singapore, High Commission of Canada, Overseas Academic Link (OAL), and U.S. Education Info Center will also be on hand to answer queries on studying in specific countries.

Event details:

Scholarship & Top University Fair 2019

Date: 13 July 2019 (Saturday)

Time: 10am – 6pm
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hall 405
Admission: Free




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About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia's leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.  

SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.

On the property front, SPH owns approximately 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH REIT also holds 85% equity stake in Figtree Grove, a freehold sub-regional shopping centre in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia. SPH owns and operates The Seletar Mall and is developing a new commercial cum residential site, The Woodleigh Residences and The Woodleigh Mall. It also owns a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom.

It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore's largest private nursing home operator.

SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business.

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