Category Archives: NRF National Research Foundation

NRF – Innovative Projects Showcase

NRF – Innovative Projects Showcase Innovative Projects Showcase features prototypes and products that have been translated from research and innovations undertaken in our R&D labs and by local start-ups and spin-offs. It explains the working of the model, technological marvels, usefulness and impact, current and potential applications, stage of technological development and debut occasions. Supported by NRF and… Read More »

NRF -Innovation & Enterprise Cluster Fund

NRF -Innovation & Enterprise Cluster Fund The Innovation & Enterprise (I&E) Cluster Fund is an initiative under Research, Innovation and Enterprise 2020 (RIE2020), aimed at supporting projects catering to address the specific needs of each domain and to help capture value through translation of research to impact. As pathways to commercialisation vary across domains, are often complex, multi-factorial and may… Read More »

Medium-Sized Centre – NRF

Medium-Sized Centre – NRF The Medium-Sized Centre funding scheme seeks to consolidate research activities across departments, faculties and universities to create a critical mass of leading researchers in strategic research areas for Singapore. Two centres – Centre for Advanced 2D Materials (CA2DM) and Singapore Centre for 3D Printing (SC3DP) have been approved in the inaugural call. Centre for Advanced 2D Materials (From… Read More »

National Research Infrastructure – NRF

National Research Infrastructure – NRF Singapore requires a wide range of research infrastructure to underpin its development of Research & Development (R&D) capabilities. To coordinate and maximise value from our research infrastructure investments, the National Research Foundation (NRF) introduced the National Research Infrastructure (NRI) framework in April 2015 to guide the development of selected research facilities that are… Read More »

Research Centres of Excellence – NRF

Research Centres of Excellence – NRF The National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Ministry of Education (MOE) established the Research Centres of Excellence (RCE) in 2007 to spur research excellence in the local universities. This programme saw the set-up of five research centres within the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Nanyang Technological University (NTU). RCEs carry… Read More »


CREATE – NRF   Campus for Research Excellence and Technological Enterprise (CREATE) An international collaboratory, the Campus for Research Excellence and Technological Enterprise (CREATE) houses research centres set up by top universities. Its modern laboratory design has also won CREATE a Laboratory of the Year award. At CREATE, researchers from diverse disciplines and backgrounds work closely together to perform cutting-edge… Read More »