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Top Ivy League universities in town for CATS Recruit Scholarship & Top University Fair

Options galore for scholars and those aspiring to pursue education at top overseas universities

Singapore, 10 July - For one day only, Singapore Press Holdings' (SPH) CATS Classified will be holding the CATS Recruit Scholarship & Top University Fair, the only event of its kind in Singapore. It will be held on 14 JulySunday, from 10am to 6pm at Suntec Singapore, Level 3, Summit 1 & 2. Admission is free.

Featuring almost 40 universities and 18 scholarship boards, this year’s CATS Recruit Scholarship & Top University Fair is targeted at candidates of outstanding calibre who are seeking scholarships to further their education overseas at prestigious universities from the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany and Australia. 

The scholarship boards of top employers will also be present at the Scholarship Fair to attract the brightest and most talented candidates for their organisations. Some of these employers include the Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Asia Pacific Breweries, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, Housing & Development Board, JTC Corporation, MINDEF Scholarship Centre, Ministry of Home Affairs, MOH Holdings Pte Ltd, SPRING Singapore, Yale-NUS College, and many more.

Some illustrious examples among the line-up of universities at the Top University Fair include five out of the eight Ivy League universities from the United States – namely Brown University, Harvard University, Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania and Yale University – along with the University of Warwick, the University of Nottingham, Carnegie Mellon University, and many others. In addition, students and official representatives from various universities will be sharing their valuable insights with attendees. 

On the same day, seminars will also be conducted by official representatives from the United States Education Information Center, British Council and for the first time, the Australian Trade Commission.

This exhibition is targeted at scholars-to-be as well as parents and should not be missed.

Media Invitation

CATS Classified would like to cordially invite you and your photographer/videographer to cover this event. 

Please RSVP latest by 12 JulyFriday, 4pm to Deror at / 6319 1226.

Event details

CATS Recruit Scholarship & Top University Fair 
Date: 14 July 2013 (Sunday)
Time: 10am – 6pm
Venue: Suntec Singapore, Level 3, Summit 1 & 2
Admission: Free


CATS Recruit Scholarship & University Fair 2012

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Co. Registration. No. 198402868E

For more information, please contact:

Belinda Wan (Ms) 
Communications Manager
Advertising & Promotions
CATS Classified, Marketing Division
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 5984

HP: 9740 0979

Kim Soo Nan (Mr)
Head, Advertising & Promotions
CATS Classified, Marketing Division
Singapore Press Holdings
DID: 6319 5978
HP: 9827 0148

Deror Wong (Mr)
Senior Executive
Corporate Communications & CSR
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1226
HP: 9848 6934

About CATS Classified

CATS Classified is part of the Marketing Division of Singapore Press Holdings Limited. It offers the most comprehensive marketplace for products, services and employment through CATS Classified in The Straits Times, Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao, Shin Min Daily News, CATS Klassified in Berita Harian & CATS Fastads in The New Paper.

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Southeast Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.

Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing 

In Singapore, SPH publishes 18 newspaper titles in four languages. On an average day, 3.05 million individuals or 76 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications. SPH also publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. SPH's subsidiaries, Straits Times Press and Focus Publishing, produce quality books and periodicals in English and Chinese.

Internet and Mobile

Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 270 million page views with 18 million unique visitors every month. Apart from AsiaOne, SPH’s online and new media initiatives include ST701, the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds); Stomp, and The Straits Times RazorTV. SPH also launched The Straits Times’ iPad and enhanced iPhone applications, an Android smartphone application and The Business Times’ iPhone application. SPH’s Chinese flagship newspaper Lianhe Zaobao has also launched its digital editions which include a web application, as well as online and PDF versions.


In the radio business, SPH has a 92.9% per cent stake in SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd, which operates entertainment stations UFM 100.3 in Mandarin, as well as Kiss92 and HOT FM91.3 in English. SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today. 

Events and Out-of-Home Advertising

SPH’s events arm Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its digital out-of-home platform SPH MediaBoxOffice.

SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. Its second retail development, The Clementi Mall, started business operations in 2011. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, has also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road. SPH‘s latest retail development project, The Seletar Mall, is slated for completion by end 2014.

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