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Enhanced iSPRINT

last updated 14 February 2017

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iSPRINT has been in place since March 2010 to support SMEs' use of technology to boost SMEs' productivity and growth. With effect from August 2014, IPG is incorporated into iSPRINT, giving you enhanced and broadened coverage, while simplifying your application process.

iSPRINT has been in place since March 2010 to support SMEs' use of technology to boost SMEs' productivity and growth. The S$500 million ICT for Productivity and Growth (IPG) programme announced at the 2014 budget speech is a significant boost to the Singapore's efforts to encourage this.

With effect from August 2014, IPG is incorporated into iSPRINT, giving you enhanced and broadened coverage, while simplifying your application process. Refer to the table below to find out how the programme can address SMEs' varying technology needs - from simple solutions for the improvement of business operations to innovative solutions that can transform a business or sector.

Eligibility of SMEs

Businesses that:
  • Are registered or incorporated in Singapore;
  • Have at least 30% local shareholding; and
  • Have not more than S$100 million group annual sales turnover OR Not more than 200 employees under the group.

For Who? Funding Level *  
Promote deployment of solutions by SMEs
Packaged Solutions

Intermediate Solutions #
SMEs who want to deploy other ready-to-use solutions can select from a pre-qualified list

Eg. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) solutions.

Up to 70% capped at $20,000 per solution

Subscription-based solution is entitled to a 1-year support

How to apply? 

Connect-up Option

SMEs can deploy high-speed connectivity with any of the technology solutions.

High-Speed Connectivity (New!)

(1) 50% subsidy of the monthly recurrent cost for fibre subscription plan (of at least 100Mbps), capped at $120/month up to 24 months.

(2) 50% subsidy of the Wireless@SG equipment cost, capped at $2,400, for SMEs who require wireless connection in their public-facing business premises.

Click here to find your preferred Fibre Service Provider (under Connectivity tab) who can help you to apply for the Enhanced iSPRINT Connectivity subsidy.


Sector Solution (New!)
SMEs who want to deploy proven sector-specific solutions can select from a pre-qualified list.

Up to 70% for the SMEs

Subscription-based solution is entitled to a 2-year support

"No Claim Submission by SME"

SMEs pay only 30% upfront to vendors. IMDA will reimburse the support directly to vendors.

How to apply?
Customised Solutions

SMEs who want to deploy tailor-made solutions.

Up to 70% for the SMEs, capped on a case-by-case basis.

How to apply?

*Note: Project must not have commenced prior to proposal approval by IMDA and iSPRINT support will only be given to development works that are carried out locally.

Boost supply of sector solutions from vendors
Piloting New Sector Solutions (New!)
Vendors who want to lead a group of SMEs to pioneer the use of new and scalable sector-specific solutions. Up to 80% capped at $1 million per SME

"No Claim Submission by SME"

SMEs pay only 20% upfront to vendors. IMDA will reimburse the support directly to vendors

How to participate?
Scaling Up Proven Sector Solutions (New!)
Vendors who want their proven sector-specific solutions pre-qualified as Packaged Solutions. Up to 70% for the SMEs

Subscription-based solution is entitled to a 2-year support

"No Claim Submission by SME"

SMEs pay only 30% upfront to vendors. IMDA will reimburse the support directly to vendors.

How to participate?

With effect from 1 Apr 2015, iSPRINT will no longer support Basic Packaged Solutions. SMEs that meet the criteria can apply for other schemes such as IRAS’ Productivity and Innovation Credit (“PIC”). For details on PIC, kindly visit http://www.iras.gov.sg/irashome/PIcredit.aspx or SME Portal for more information on other government assistance.

Check out the FAQs section for common asked questions regarding iSPRINT Programme.

* Note that the iSPRINT support is generally taxable.

# Support per SME capped at $20,000 per SME per lifetime.

Building owners and managers who want to put in place additional in-building facilities and infrastructure to bring fibre broadband to their business tenants, can explore the Fibre Ready Scheme. For more information on Fibre Ready Scheme, please click here.


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