Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What are the job or internship opportunities available at the National Research Foundation (NRF)?
Please visit Careers@Gov for a listing of job and internship opportunities at NRF and follow our LinkedIn page for updates as well.
I would like to book facilities at CREATE. Who should I contact?
Please contact Mr Mohd Ikbar Ibrahim, Senior Executive, Infrastructure & Facilities Management via email at Ikbar_IBRAHIM@nrf.gov.sg if you wish to book facilities at CREATE.
I would like to attend the next Global Young Scientists Summit. How do I apply?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any enquiries, or wish to attend the next Global Young Scientists Summit.
Research Funding and Grants
Where can I find information about research grants offered by NRF?
Information on research and innovation grants, as well as international grant calls, can be found on the NRF website under Grants.
I am a researcher based overseas and I am interested to carry out my research in Singapore. What are the opportunities here?
The NRF Fellowship provides opportunities for early career researchers to carry out independent research in Singapore. NRF invites applications once a year. It is open to all areas of science and technology, and researchers of all nationalities are welcome to apply.
The NRF Investigatorship provides opportunities for scientists and researchers to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk research. It is designed to support a small number of excellent Principal Investigators who have a track record of research achievements that identify them as leaders in their respective field(s) of research.
Who should I contact regarding the Integrated Grant Management System (IGMS)?
Please email email@example.com with your enquiries.
Start-up Funding and Grants
Where can I find more information on grants offered by NRF for my company/start-up?
Information on research and innovation grants, as well as international grant calls, can be found on the NRF website under Funding & Grants.
For schemes and initiatives targeted at SMEs and start-ups, please refer to Enterprise Singapore’s website.
I am from an overseas-based company/start-up that would like to expand into the Singapore market. What opportunities/support are there?
If you are a foreign entrepreneur keen on starting a business in Singapore, you may qualify for the EntrePass work visa issued by the Ministry of Manpower. For more information, please click here.