Kickstart Fund was introduced in 2015 to promote
Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I&E) to NP students. From ideation and
prototyping to successful commercialization of projects, the fund provides students
extra help to start their business and realize their potential.
The maximum amount funded per project proposal is
90% of the project cost, whichever is lower.
Posters, equipment, tools, software, printing and professional services necessary
for prototype development.
Collaterals, websites, social media and other kinds of digital marketing services.
Outsourcing of services and labour costs.
Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) registration and
other administrative fees.
Students do not need to pay back a single cent if an idea fails.
Students get recognized for their project initiatives with CCA points.
Convenience in a 1-page application form.
Students get to spruce up their portfolios when they apply for funding.
All current full-time NP students are welcome to apply. Applications can be submitted
anytime of the year.
Contact a TSB staff today for a discussion!
to log in.
Fill up the application form by logging in with your NPNet ID (without the last
alphabet) and password.
We will be in touch with you to arrange for a meet up/idea pitch.
Application is evaluated based on:
If the project proposal is entrepreneurial in nature, two more evaluation criteria
will be considered:
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Students will need to provide a one-page closing report once the project completes.
To qualify for funding, students must not receive other NP funding for the same