H3 Research is a research programme offered by SEAB. Students would be mentored by an A*STAR researcher and a HCI teacher mentor.
- Student must offer at least one H2 science or math subject relevant to the area of research.
- Students must have an msg < 2 or L1R5 < 7 and A1 distinctions in all sciences and maths subjects at Year 4/O-Level Exams. Applicants must have some relevant science research experience.
How to Apply
Get a copy of the application form from iEMB, and email the completed form to Mrs Tan Ai Chin (firstname.lastname@example.org). Refer to iEMB message for deadlines and other details.
|Mar – Apr||List of H3 project information sent to HCI
Briefing for JC 1 students on H3 NTU-A*STAR-HCI. Application open to JC 1.
Selection of students by HCI
|Mid May||Announcement of successful candidates and projects assigned|
|May – June||Research training modules
Orientation meeting with A*STAR mentors @ A*STAR – student to propose research timeline
|June Term Break||Research lab familiarisation & block of 4 weeks full time attachment @ A*STAR (9am-5pm)
Preliminary Literature review & Writing research proposal
|Mid-June||Submission of draft proposal to A*STAR mentor|
|End-June||Feedback from A*STAR mentor on draft proposal|
|July||Submission of final research proposal to A*STAR mentor & start of part-time attachment till Sept|
|Aug||Approval of research proposals by A*STAR & NTU
Submission of confirmed H3 students’ list to CPDD, SEAB and NTU.
Withdrawal deadline for H3
|Sept – early Nov||Break from research (preparation for academic exams)|
|Nov/Dec Break||Block of 4-5 weeks Full Time Research Attachment @ A*STAR (completion of data collection)|
|JC2 – Dec – Jan||Consolidation & report writing|
|JC2 – Jan||Submission of research paper to NTU|
|JC2 – Feb||Assessment of Oral Presentation [Form C] by NTU
Assessment of Process [Form A] by A*STAR mentor & teacher mentor
End of programme for students
More information can be obtained here.