OCBC: Launches postgraduate AI scholarship

OCBC: Launches postgraduate AI scholarship

OCBC Bank: Singapore based, teamed up with two local universities to launch a postgraduate AI scholarship

  • The Bank launched the scholarship to increase its artificial intelligence (AI) talent pool
  • It launched in partnership with both the National University of Singapore and the Nanyang Technological University
  • To begin with, three students awarded scholarships this year, getting up to S$100,000 each
  • After graduation, scholars will spend between 12 and 18 months at its AI lab
  • The OCBC AI scholarship, first of its kind to offer by a company in Singapore, and the first by a bank in Asia
  • Scholars also have access to mentorship and guidance from the bank’s senior executives and offered internship opportunities