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ACP Programme Funding

​The Academic Clinical Programme (ACP) Programme Grant is an academic medicine initiative designed to seed development and facilitate advancement of the ACPs’ Academic Medicine strategic goals.

The grant is awarded based on merit to promising project or candidates in 4 board areas: Research Support, Education Support, Clinical & Systems Innovation Support and Global Health Support.

Some of its key principles are:

a) Seed development of initiatives with academic merit with a wide impact implementation across SingHealth Duke-NUS AMC.

b) Promote collaborations within the SingHealth Duke-NUS AMC &/or relevant external entities.

c) To encourage development of healthcare programmes or initiatives which are able to garner multi-source funding and promote financial sustainability in the long run.

d) To promote transformative innovation in healthcare delivery, and to cultivate a spirit of entrepreneurship in line with academic medicine priorities.


Please click to download:

ACP Programme Application form

NCSS Nomination form

ACP Programme information sheet

AM Funding Guidelines


Education Support:

The Education Support category is to encourage development of healthcare education programmes or initiatives which are sustainable and in line with academic medicine priorities.

Funding quantum for each proposal is capped at $50,000 and the duration of the project may range for a year and last up to a maximum of 3 years.


Please click here for more information on the Education Support category.

Clinical & Systems Innovation Support:

The CSI Support category is to promote clinical and systems innovations to transform healthcare, in support of SingHealth Duke-NUS AMC priorities.

Funding quantum for each proposal is capped at $100,000 and the duration of the project may range for a year and last up to a maximum of 3 years.


Please click here for more information on the Clinical & Systems Innovation Support category.
 

Research Support:

The Research Support is sub-divided in to 2 areas: a) Pitch-For-Funds and a) Nurturing Clinician Scientists Scheme.

a) Pitch-For-Funds

The PFF is awarded to the ACPs to pilot and seed research programme within the ACPs. Funding quantum for each proposal is capped at $120,000 or $40,000 a year for 3 years.


b) Nurturing Clinician Scientists Scheme

The objective of the NCSS is to nurture young clinicians within the SingHealth Duke-NUS AMC, and to spur them onto gaining competencies and experience to become competitive for external research grants, allowing them to embark on a sustainable research career. [i.e. either as a Clinician Scientist (CS) or a Clinician-Investigator (CIV) or a Clinician-Innovator (CIN).]

Please click here for more information on the NCSS category.
 

Global Health Support:

The Global Health Support category is to promote interest in and to provide opportunities for global health projects in the region.

Funding quantum for each proposal is capped at $50,000 and the duration of the project may range for a year and last up to a maximum of 3 years.


Please click here for more information on the Global Health category.