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5-Year UWCSEA Scholarships 

About UWC South East Asia

UWC South East Asia (UWCSEA) is a member of the United World College (UWC) movement and is situated in Singapore. UWCSEA has over 5,000 students from more than 90 nationalities on two campuses and educates students from Kindergarten 1 to Grade 12. It is one of the world’s largest and most successful International Baccalaureate Diploma schools and for more than 40 years has achieved superb exam results. Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities, which include sports, music, drama and social service. 

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The college is a member of the UWC movement

Scholarships for 2020-2025

The College is now able to offer full scholarships for a maximum of five years for two Cambodian nationals of outstanding personal and academic potential. One successful candidate will be placed at the UWCSEA (East) campus and one at the UWCSEA (Dover) campus. Applications are open for both boys and girls.

The College will meet all educational and accommodation fees, meals, travel expenses to and from Cambodia and a small living allowance for the successful candidates (subject to a review of their family's capability to contribute to their education).

Eligibility requirement

The successful candidates will have been born on a date between 1 September 2005 and 31 August 2007. Please note that applications from students born outside these dates WILL NOT be accepted.

Qualification requirements

The successful candidates:

  • must have appropriate written and spoken English skills; 
  • must have an excellent academic record in Mathematics and Khmer;
  • should be able to demonstrate strong extracurricular activities: e.g. creativity, community service, sport.

Selection process

Written examinations in English and Mathematics will be held on Sunday 18th January 2020 in Phnom Penh, Pursat and Siem Reap. The exact venues and times for these tests will be confirmed nearer the examination dates. Other venues may be available if there is sufficient demand.

For the 20+ most successful candidates, there will be further examinations in English and Khmer, as well as interviews in Phnom Penh. Exact date and time to be informed to candidates/parents directly. 

Successful candidates will join the college in August 2020.

Application process

Eligible and qualified applicants are invited to submit an online application form free of charge. The process is simple:

  • Step 1 : Go to
  • Step 2 : Fill in all the details and then click on "Submit"
  • Step 3 : you will receive a notification of application in your inbox if you enter a valid e-mail address and submitted the application form. Please check spam/junk box if you don't see the notification e-mail in your main inbox. Unless you receive a confirmation from, you have not submitted the form.


The closing date for all applications is 31st December 2019. Applications received after this date will not be accepted.

Contact information

For enquiries, please e-mail