The Agency of Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR) offers different funding options to support individuals, resources, ideas and major initiatives.
ASEAN DxD Initiative – First Call for Proposal
To co-develop diagnostic products among ASEAN Member States that address unmet clinical needs in ASEAN.
2nd A*STAR – AMED Joint Call
To strengthen research and development cooperation between scientists in Japan and Singapore in biomedical research through joint scientific projects.
Skin Innovation Grant
To bring together researchers and clinicians, as well as engage new industry collaborators, in high impact, interdisciplinary skin research.
(2+2) International Collaboration
To promote research and development bilateral collaboration between Singapore- and German-based public and private institutes and organizations, through joint scientific projects.
To develop industry-ready capabilities towards deepening alignment of public sector research, and to develop multidisciplinary and integrated programmes with early industry involvement.
To support public research performers in strategic R&D projects with industry.
AME IRG YIRG
To develop novel and fresh R&D ideas in line with the AME strategies and goals, and solicited through an investigator-led, ground-up mechanism across the research ecosystem.
The AME Young Individual Research Grants(YIRG) is a sub-category of grants under the IRG and aims to groom young scientists towards conducting independent research.
AME Programmatic Funds
To support development of new and emerging capabilities far ahead of industry's readiness to deploy them for commercial purposes and typically not prior to a 8-10 year timeframe.