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How to Apply

All applicants will apply for DSA-Sec through a centralized DSA-Sec Portal.

The DSA-Sec website is as follows: www.moe.gov.sg/dsa-sec

The details are as follow:

Application Period

5 May 2021, 11am – 1 June 2021, 3pm

Accessing the DSA Portal

Applicants from MOE mainstream primary schools:

·         Parent may log in directly to DSA-Sec Portal

·         Only one parent’s SingPass is needed to log in

·         If parent/guardian is unable to apply online, please approach the child’s primary school for assistance.


Other applicants NOT studying in MOE mainstream primary schools:

·         Obtain a Registration Number (RGxxxxxxx) at MOE Customer Service Centre (CSC) during the application period, before applying through the DSA-Sec Portal 

·         Please refer to MOE website: https://go.gov.sg/nmsdsa-sec-application


·         Students can indicate up to three choices (maximum of two choices for the same school under two different talent areas)  

Information to provide

·         Valid email address and local mobile number

·         Applicants studying in mainstream primary schools will have their primary school information shared directly with DSA-Sec schools that they apply to

·         Optional to indicate non-school-based activities and achievements