ACE Start-ups Grant

The ACE Start-ups grant provides funding support to entrepreneurial Singaporeans who want to take their first step in starting up differentiated businesses. The grant can be used for business development expenses such as manpower and operating expenses, purchase of equipment, software, materials and consumables, acquisition of intellectual property rights, professional services or marketing and promoting activities. ACE will match SGD 7 to every SGD 3 (US$5 to every US$2) raised by the entrepreneur for up to SGD 50,000 (US$35,000). The evaluation criteria and application form can be found on the website. Since April 2012, more than 100 innovative start-ups have been supported.