The Innovation to Protect (I2P) funding from the National Health Innovation Centre Singapore (NHIC) supports patentable inventions with demonstrated proof of concept. The applicants for this scheme must be the Head/Deputy Director/Director of Designated Office. Applications for this scheme can apply to this scheme for inventions in which one of the inventors hold a primary appointment and is employed by a public healthcare institution in Singapore. This scheme provides funding for different stages of patent protection, up to 40,000 SGD for 12 months.
Applications to this scheme can be submitted to NHIC at any time.