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Science Mentorship Programme(SMP) 2012 & Youth Science Conference(YSC) 2012

The Science Mentorship Programmes (SMP) is an external mentorship programmes jointly organized by the Gifted Education Branch and partner institutions. It is structured to develop interest and talent in scientific research amongst pupils. It provides opportunities for pupils with interest and aptitude in science to deepen their knowledge in a particular area, to learn about the latest research developments and to be challenged by the intellectually stimulating process of scientific research. The event took place on 22 September 2012.

The programmes comprise 2 parts:

  • Mentorship Attachment/Project Work
  • Youth Science Conference

Mentorship Attachment -
Pupils are required to work on their projects 3 hours weekly from January to July and will spend 2 weeks full-time during the June holidays at the tertiary institutions. Pupils will write a scientific paper for publication in the Proceedings of the Youth Science Conference. 

Youth Science Conference(YSC)
The YSC showcases through posters and oral presentations all the projects in the programmes to an audience of peers, teachers and scientists. These projects are also judged by panels of professional scientists and awarded with prizes.

Our Results:

A. SMP 3M Young Scientist Award

Ouyang Tianyu(M12401)

Valavan Rajarajan(M12401)

Xu Yiming(M12401)


B. SMP 3M Best Poster Award

Chong Shao Wei(M12406)

Chuah Wen Jie Jonathon(M12405)

Kelvin Koor Kai Jie(M12405)