Wouldn’t it be nice to have a scientist get nominated for Singapore’s NMP?
A special committee of Parliament is inviting the public to propose suitable candidates to be Singapore’s next batch of Nominated Members of Parliament (NMPs).
A statement by the Office of the Clerk of Parliament said nominated persons should have "rendered distinguished public service, or who have brought honour to the Republic, or who have distinguished themselves in the field of arts and letters, sports, culture, the sciences, business, industry, the professions, social or community service or the labour movement".
It added that only names of those who qualify for appointment will be submitted to the Special Select Committee of Parliament for consideration.
The final decision will be made by the president.
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