Technology for Enterprise Capability Upgrading (T-UP)

Technology for Enterprise Capability Upgrading (T-UP)

Access the pool of talent from A*STAR’s Research Institutes and build in-house R&D capabilities in your business operations.

Purpose of the Scheme

Businesses will be able to identify and implement R&D projects for a period of up to 2 years, with the help of research scientists and engineers from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research’s (A*STAR).

Project areas include:

  • Data storage
  • High performance computing
  • Info communications
  • Materials research & engineering
  • Microelectronics
  • Manufacturing automation & technology
  • Chemical and engineering sciences
  • Bioimaging
  • Bioprocessing
  • Genomics & Proteomics
  • Molecular & Cell Biology
  • Drugs/Biologics Discovery and Development
  • Bioengineering & Nanotechnology
  • Computational Biology
  • Immunology
  • Medical Technology

Eligibility Criteria

Singapore-registered small and medium enterprises (SMEs) who meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum of 30% local shareholding
  • Group annual turnover of not more than S$100 million or group employment size of not more than 200 workers

Funding Support

A research scientist or engineer will be attached to your business during the project.

T-UP subsidises up to 70% of the secondment costs.

To Apply

For further assistance, please email [email protected]

For More Info

Technology For Enterprise Capability Upgrading (T-UP)

Agency for Science, Technology and Research
1 Fusionopolis Way
#18-10 Connexis North
Singapore 138632
Tel: (65) 6825 6108
Email: [email protected]