February Updates + Student Welcome Reception RSVP 2014

February updates!
Hey guys! School’s in! Hope that everyone is well rested and ready to start the new school year!
1. Student Welcome Reception (SWR)The Student Welcome Reception (SWR) organised annually by the Overseas Singaporean Unit (OSU) is here once again. This SWR is open to all new and returning Singaporean students. During the dinner reception, OSU representatives and student leaders will be sharing information on our programmes and activities that would help you stay connected with one another and back home. You will also have the opportunity to meet with representatives from OSU as well as interact and network with fellow Singaporean Students in Adelaide.

This event is sponsored by the Overseas Singaporean Unit and is organized by the Singapore Association (University of Adelaide, University of South Australia) and the Flinders University Singapore Students Association and is FREE for all!

Dress code: Smart Casual & Covered Shoes

Date: 1st March 2014
Time: 5.30pm

2. Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS)

You have have heard of SgIS, the first government and private sectors collaboration for a multi-industry scholarship which seeks to identify young Singaporean to power key sectors in Singapore. To date, they have 41 participating organisations from 13 strategic sectors in Singapore. This companies are recognised for good HR and talent management practices while being the key players within their industry.

For more information, visit their website for the participating organizations this year.
(www.singaporeindustryscholarship.sg).

Applications are open from now till 6th April 2014.

SgIS Scholarship
3. SG50

Hey guys! its time to put your thinking cap on and get your creative juices flowing! in 2015, Singapore will be turning half a century old! If you want to do something meaningful and impactful while you’re in Australia, far away from home, now’s the time!
The Overseas Singaporean Unit (OSU) are looking for creative ideas to commemorate Singapore’s 50th birthday and to raise the profile of Aussie grads back in Singapore. So now’s the time to get together and put forwards your best ideas!
We all have a hand in building our nation, in big and small ways.
As Singapore approaches her 50th in 2015, share with us how you’d like to celebrate the occasion and get a chance to see your idea brought to life.
Share your idea at www.singapore50.sg
Visit the OSU facebook page or website for more details!

 

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Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS)

[From the Singapore-Industry Scholarship Team]

SgIS is the first government and private sectors collaborated multi-industry scholarship which seeks to identify young Singaporean to power key sectors in Singapore. To date, we have 41 participating organisations from 13 strategic sectors in Singapore. This companies are recognised for good HR and talent management practices while being the key players within their industry.

You may visit our website for the participating organisations this year. (www.singaporeindustryscholarship.sg).
Application is open from now till 6th April 2014.

We hope through SgIS, we could provide the opportunity for overseas Singaporeans to link up with their desired employer and have a head start in their career.

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O Week Booth 2014

The Singapore Association O Week Booth will be held on 24 Feb, 9am – 4pm. We will only know our booth number and location on the day itself, nonetheless, come drop by and say hi!

In the mean time, don’t forget to RSVP for the upcoming Student Welcome Reception 2014! 

Adelaide Fringe 2014

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The Adelaide festival season begins with the ADELAIDE FRINGE!

This year, the festival begins on the 14th of February and runs till the 16th of March 2014. Do check out the various shows, exhibitions and cultural events happening around the city during this period.

More information on the events and tickets can be found at http://www.adelaidefringe.com.au.

Have an enjoyable festival season!