Launch of S$5 million Advanced Materials and Manufacturing (AMM) R&D Programme

As part of Singapore Maritime Institute’s (SMI) efforts to support the offshore industry in Singapore, the Advanced Materials and Manufacturing (AMM) Programme is established to address industry challenges and develop R&D capabilities in areas relating to advanced materials and manufacturing for the offshore sector. A total research grant amounting to S$5 million has been allocated to promote research through this open thematic grant call for proposals. This call for proposals under the AMM R&D Programme aims to seek proposals involving innovative ideas, approaches and technologies in materials development, enhancement, testing and manufacturing.

SMI welcomes research proposals / applications from Principal Investigators and researchers from the public sector research performers in Singapore for consideration towards funding. The public sector research performers include publicly funded Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) and Research Institutes (RIs) under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). Applicants are strongly encouraged to collaborate with the industry as well as other eligible IHLs and research institutes.

More information on the Advanced Materials and Manufacturing R&D Programme can be found HERE.

For enquiries on the call for proposal, kindly contact Ms Serene Soh at