Talent-Assistance (T-Assist) is an initiative under IMDA’s Media Manpower Plan that aims to strengthen the media capabilities of the local workforce. Under the initiative, funding support is provided to eligible companies and individuals to encourage them to acquire deeper skills and competencies through a list of pre-approved media courses, focusing on courses at intermediate and advanced levels.

The list of pre-approved courses can be accessed on Infocomm Competency Management System (ICMS) website. Select “T-Assist: SF (1 April 2019 – 31 March 2021)” under Library of Courses.

Who can apply

  • Singaporean Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Companies registered or incorporated in Singapore

Refer to eligibility criteria on IMTalent page for more details.


  • Training Grant
  • Training Allowance (For Media Freelancers only)


For more information, please contact us at talent_assistance@imda.gov.sg

Last updated on: 26 Jul 2019