AY2019 - 20 Timeline of Upcoming Events (updates as of 7 Jan 2020)

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Timeline of Events Date/Time/Venue Remarks
Information Session
Semester 2 Week 1: 16 January 2020, Thursday @Master's Common
2020 Applications from 28 January - 28 February
Second Check-In
Semester 2 Week 3: 30 January, Thursday from 6.30pm - 9pm
Scholars to present 1 - 2 slides on

1. Schedule of Progress
2. Details of Research
3. Summer Plans
Leadership Programme
(Follow Up)
Semester 2 Recess: Week of 24 February: 25 February, Tuesday 9am - 1pm

Leadership Programme by Growthbeans
Third Check-In
Semester 2 Week 10: Week of 23 March (evening - details to be confirmed)
Scholars to present 1 - 2 slides on

1. Schedule of Progress
2. Concrete detailed research and
3. Summer Plans
Second Summer
12 May - 21 July
Scholars embark on research for 10 weeks
Poster Session (1 hr training & guidance)
to be confirmed
Leadership Programme (For Junior Scholars in 2020)
12 May - 14 May
Seniors to mentor juniors
1st check-in via email on research progress
15 June
2nd check-in via email on research progress
6 July
Submission 21 July
Scholars are expected to

1. write a short (max 3,000 words) report on the learning outcomes from their overall experience as a Laidlaw Scholar by the end of their second summer research programme

2. produce a poster which can be used to explain their research project to different audiences
Preparation & Dry Run of Symposium
UTown Auditorium 3 (next to College of Alice and Peter Tan)
To be confirmed
Scholars to prepare for dry run of symposium @CTPH on 21 August, Friday.
Symposium 22 August 2020, Saturday
UTown Auditorium 3 (next to College of Alice and Peter Tan)
10am - 2pm
Invitation will be sent to

- Guest of Honour (to be confirmed)
- Junior Laidlaw Scholars
- USP Faculty members
- USP Community
(Sound check and testing @9am)

National University of Singapore

The National University of Singapore was a part of the Laidlaw Scholarship programme from 2019 to 2020.