Mitsui Chemicals Singapore Process Technology Scholarship
(MCPT Scholarship)

The MCPT Scholarship is designed with the aim of supporting polytechnic students with a keen interest to pursue a career in the chemical industry. The MCPT Scholarship provides such students the career opportunity to join the Mitsui Chemicals group of companies in Singapore upon their graduation. During their final year Industrial Attachment, students will be assigned to the sponsoring companies. These include three large-scale chemical processing plants located in Jurong Island. During the period of bond, they will also be given an opportunity to learn and acquire experience in the latest cutting edge technology in chemical process and safety in MCI Japan.


The Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduates from chemical/chemistry-related fields of local polytechnics, mainly Singapore Polytechnic and Temasek Polytechnic. Applicants should have a keen interest to work in the chemical process industry upon completion of their Diploma studies.

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Scholarship Award Period and Value of Scholarship

Successful candidates will be given support for two years of academic pursuit leading to a Polytechnic Diploma, or up to date of graduation, whichever is earlier.

    The Scholarship covers the following:
  • Second and third year Polytechnic Diploma tuition fee and miscellaneous fee payable by Singapore Citizens,
  • Stipend allowance of S$6,000 per annum (S$500 per month) payable for the second and third year of Polytechnic Diploma studies,
  • Airfare, land transfers, moving allowance, and baggage allowance between Singapore and Japan for the trip to Japan during the period of bond, and
  • Other expenses incurred during participation in programs and activities assigned by MCAP.

Service Commitment / Refund Option

Upon completion of the polytechnic studies, the scholar will be assigned to work in a sponsoring company in Singapore for three years.

If the MCPT Scholar decides to absolve himself / herself of the service commitment immediately after completion of the Polytechnic studies, he / she may opt instead to pay MCAP the total sum of benefits expended on the Scholar.

Application Procedure / Contact Information

The application form and supporting documents must be submitted to the address below. For enquiries about the scholarship, you may contact:

Theresa Tan
HR Excellence Division
Mitsui Chemicals Asia Pacific Ltd
3 HarbourFront Place #10-01
HarbourFront Tower 2
Singapore 099254

Closing Date: Closed for 2016