DSA Categories offered in YTSS

1.       Category/ Criteria and Selection

Sports and Games

Volleyball (Girls)

Basketball (Girls & Boys)

Shooting (Boys & Girls)

Table Tennis (Boys & Girls)

1.       Sportsmen/women who are passionate, motivated and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in the sport arena.

2.       Representation in school, Singapore Schools, National Sports Association or Singapore in National Inter-School Sports & Games, Regional or International Sports & Games is preferred.

3.       Representation in school in Zonal Sports & Games or JSA participation is preferred.

4.       Representation in any sports club in related event will be considered.

Performing Arts

English Drama

1.       Talented youth with strong passion, motivation and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in performing arts;

2.       Participation in SYF is preferred.

3.       Stage experience with relevant achievements and experiences are considered.

Performing Arts

Choir

1.       Talented youth with strong passion, motivation and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in performing arts;

2.       Ability to sight-read and play an instrument is preferred.

3.       Participation in SYF is preferred.

4.       Relevant achievements and experiences are considered.

Performing Arts

Concert Band

1.       Talented youth with strong passion, motivation and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in performing arts, and with the ability to play an instrument

2.       Participation in SYF is preferred.

3.       Relevant stage experience with achievements and experiences are considered.

Performing Arts

Chinese Dance

1.       Talented youth with strong passion, motivation and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in performing arts, and with training in dance.

2.       Participation in SYF is preferred.

3.       Relevant stage experience with achievements and experiences are considered.

Visual Arts, Design and Media

Visual Arts

1.       Talented youth with strong passion, motivation and demonstrate a strong desire to excel in visual arts, in particular art skills such as painting, batik painting, calligraphy, printmaking, pottery (ceramics) and other art forms (e.g. Digital Art, Sculpture)

2.       Experience in volunteering in Art Events such as PassionArts, Singapore Night Festival or other similar events are preferred.

3.       Member of any art- related clubs (e.g. CCA Art Club) are considered.

4.       ONLY Shortlisted applicant will have to submit a portfolio of 3-5 artworks with 50 –words description for each work (which includes process, inspiration etc.)


Leadership and Uniformed Groups

Boys’ Brigade

1.       Minimum 2 years of experience in a leadership position in respective CCA or Student organization, preferably from the Uniformed Groups CCA/Prefectorial Board/Student Councilor.

Relevant achievement and experiences in the field of leadership are considered.

Languages and Humanities

Tamil Languages

1.       Has strong grasp of the written and spoken language.

2.       Demonstrate high competency and interest in language use, i.e. finesse with complexity in the spoken and written form.

3.       Relevant achievements and experiences are considered.