National Research Foundation (NRF), a department within the Prime Minister's Office, was set up on 1 January 2006. It develops policies, plans and strategies for research, innovation and enterprise by setting a coherent strategic overview and direction for research and development (R&D). In addition, it provides various funding strategic initiatives to increase R&D capabilities by nurturing research talents.
NRF aims to transform Singapore into a vibrant R&D hub that contributes towards a knowledge-intensive, innovative and entrepreneurial economy; and make Singapore a magnet for excellence in science and innovation.
here to view NRF awarded Research Projects.
The interactive data visualisation below demonstrates the number of grants awarded from January 2015 to December 2021.