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The BCA-Industry iBuildSG Diploma Scholarship/Sponsorship programmes are offered by BCA, in collaboration with industry firms, to students of high calibre pursuing full-time Built Environment (BE) courses at local Polytechnics and the BCA Academy.
Through these programmes, graduates will enjoy opportunities to build on an exciting and rewarding career in the BE sector.

The programmes are structured in two stages:
  • Stage 1 (Full-time Study) provides financial incentives during full-time diploma study 
  • Stage 2 (Post-Diploma Development) provides a clear progression path and attractive remuneration for diploma graduates.* 
* Stage 2 is applicable for FY20 cycle and earlier only. Terms and conditions apply. 

Tenable Institutions

  • BCA Academy (BCAA)
  • Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
  • Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)
  • Republic Polytechnic (RP)
  • Singapore Polytechnic (SP)
  • Temasek Polytechnic (TP)

Tenable Diploma Courses

BCA Academy (BCAA)
Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)  
Republic Polytechnic (RP)  
Singapore Polytechnic (SP)  
Temasek Polytechnic (TP)



Scholarship / Sponsorship : Stage 1 (Full-time Study)**
  • $15,000 per annum for Scholarship (minimum 2 years)
  • $7,000 per annum for Sponsorship (minimum 2 years)
  • Serve a minimum 2 years bond upon graduation / ORD

**Terms and Conditions apply.


Industry Recognised Training Courses***

****To be provided by sponsor firm during joint bond period. Terms & Conditions apply.
Institution Specialist Diploma
BCA Academy Specialist Diploma in Architectural Technology
Specialist Diploma in Building Cost Management
Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Specialist Diploma in Computational BIM (Building)
Specialist Diploma in Computational BIM (Infrastructure)
Specialist Diploma in Construction Management
Specialist Diploma in Construction Productivity
Specialist Diploma in Design for Manufacturing & Assembly (DfMA)
Specialist Diploma in Facility & Energy Management
Specialist Diploma in Interior & Landscape Design
Specialist Diploma in Lean Construction
Specialist Diploma in M&E Coordination
Specialist Diploma in MEP Modularisation
Specialist Diploma in Underground Construction
Specialist Diploma in Virtual Design & Construction (VDC)
NP Diploma (Conversion) in Facilities Management
Diploma (Conversion) in Township Management
Specialist Diploma in Electrical Design & Operation
Specialist Diploma in Sustainable Facilities Management
SP Advanced Diploma in Building Automation & Services
Advanced Diploma in Power System Engineering
Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modelling Management 
Specialist Diploma in Digital Technologies for a Smart City 
Specialist Diploma in Energy Efficiency & Management
Specialist Diploma in Energy Management for Cleanroom Facility
TP Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modeling (BIM) Construction & Asset Management
Specialist Diploma in Energy Management & Sustainable Design



To be eligible for the scholarship or sponsorship, you must:

  • Be a Singapore Citizen, Singapore Permanment Resident.  Foreigners are eligible for Scholarship only.
  • Enter with ITE or GCE ‘O’ level results or be a Polytechnic or BCA Academy student
  • Have good to outstanding academic results
  • Have good to excellent CCA records

To be eligible for the **Stage 2 (Post-Diploma Development), you must be a graduate of tenable Built Environment diploma courses.

Conditions of Award

A minimum 2-year bond duration is required.

Local scholars will serve a 1-year bond for every year of scholarship / sponsorship received.

Foreign scholars will serve a 2-year bond for every year of scholarship received.

Abacus Property Management Pte Ltd
Alliance Concrete Singapore Pte Ltd
China Jingye Engineering Corp Limited (Singapore Branch)
DLE M&E Pte Ltd
Eco2 Builder Pte Ltd
EM Services Pte Ltd
Haskell Pte Ltd
Incoporated Builders Pte Ltd
Kaylim Construction & Trading Pte Ltd
Koizumi Lighting Singapore Pte Ltd
Logistic Construction Pte Ltd
Maintech Engineering & Suppies Pte Ltd
Pal-Link Construction Pte Ltd
Right Construction Pte Ltd
S A Chua Architects Pte Ltd
Soil-Build Pte Ltd
Tiong Seng Contractors Pte Ltd
VSL SIngapore Pte Ltd

Progression Pathways

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Required Documents

Applications are made through the BrightSparks system. Please attach the following documents to your application:
  • Proof of citizenship
  • GCE 'O' level, Higher Nitec or Nitec results
  • Polytechnic or BCA Academy results
  • Polytechnic or BCA Academy course admission letter for new students
  • CCA records
  • Testimonials

Application is now Open

Application for 2021 cycle will be closing on 30 June 2021.

Firm Participation Form

For firm interested in participating as our sponsor, please download the form here and email to BCA_Industry_DIP@bca.gov.sg


For any enquiries, please email BCA_Industry_DIP@bca.gov.sg or call 1800 3425222.


Refer to frequently asked questions about the BCA-Industry Diploma Scholarship / Sponsorship here.