MDA Media Education Scheme
The Media Education Scheme (MES) Scholarship is open for application from Jan 3 to Mar 15, 2013 if you are seeking a scholarship to further your studies.
Media Education Scheme (MES) aims to develop professionals and industry leaders in the media industry, comprising of the Animation, Broadcast, Film, Games, Interactive Media, Music and Publishing sectors. The scholarship, co-sponsored by MDA and established media companies, targets outstanding local students and media practitioners who seek to establish a long-term career in the media industry, and who wish to pursue full-time media-related undergraduate or postgraduate programmes at reputable local or international universities.
Our co-sponsor companies include; MediaCorp, SPH, StarHub, SingTel, Viacom International Media Networks, World Scientific Publishing and Monstrou Studio.
This year, MDA will also be offering a new scholarship – MES (Film).
The MES (Film) scholarship targets outstanding and aspiring filmmakers, whereby MDA would sponsor the full tuition and other compulsory university fees. Upon the completion of their studies, the MES (Film) Scholar would be required to serve a 2-year service commitment in Singapore’s film industry, under the mentorship of a reputable film-maker. Their mentor is appointed at the point of award.
If you have any queries, you can refer to the list of FAQ on the MDA website here
You are invited!
MDA Media Education Scholarship Talk at Ngee Ann Polytechnic
As part of the MDA's efforts to develop the media industry in Singapore, it has been offering scholarships for media education called the Media Education Scheme (MES) since 2002, a number of which have been won by FMS graduates. In February 2012, a revised MES programme was launched.
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These are exciting and relevant enhancements to the scholarship schemes for all of FMS' diploma courses. We are again pleased to host the MDA to present a talk on its MES scholarships. You are cordially invited to the talk, details of which are as follows:
Date: Dec 12, 2012, Wednesday,
Time: 10 am - noon
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic, LT 77
We look forward to meeting you at the talk!
Congratulations to FMS graduates Chelmin Lim, Ervin Liu and Sarah Natasha Raziff who were among the 26 to receive the Dean's Commendation for High Achievement at the University of Queensland.
The PA Youth LeadersScholarship offers our talented and passionate youth the opportunity to make adifference to the community through the PA. It is an undergraduate scholarship with a difference. It aims to attractSingapore’s talented youth leaders who are passionate about community andsocial development.
The scholar will be able to choose an area that he is passionate about inPA. This could be youth development,active ageing, sports, arts and culture, community service and leadership.There will be opportunities for overseas attachment to expose scholars to thedifferent facets of community development in other countries. In PA, scholarswill find that they can directly shape the Singapore community throughstrategic planning for the constituencies and designing and implementingcommunity programmes that benefit the community. The scholars will alsoparticipate in an internship during study where the scholar will gain groundexperience. The scholar can choose based on interest, for example Youth, NYC,Sports, Active Ageing & Family Life, a Constituency Office that advocates asocial cause that the scholar is passionate about. There will also be a mentorassigned to the scholar during the internship to ensure a positive and meaningfulexperience for the scholar.
For more information, please refer to Brightsparks website.
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