GOOD NEWS: Changes to the IMDA Talent Assistance Scheme
Good day to you!
We have some good news.
1) The IMDA T-Assist Scheme has been extended to media professionals in all sectors, not just in media companies.
2) Fresh Graduates from media schools can now also apply for IMDA Talent Assistance
3) The 21 day deadline for funding application no longer applies. You can now apply up to 5 days after the first day of the course
More information below:
The IMDA T-Assist Scheme has been extended to media professionals in all sectors ,not just in media companies. This means Singaporean and PR media professionals who work in non media companies can now apply for IMDA Talent Assistance.
For example,if you're doing in-house media in a bank you can apply for 90% IMDA funding for many of our courses (subject to documentation checks).
Please note that this does not apply to staff of government agencies or government related companies.
Your job role has to be one of those found in the PDF document below to qualify for the grant (subject to documentation checks)
If you are a fresh graduate from a media course (within 12 months from graduation excluding National Service period) you are also eligible for the IMDA grant (subject to documentation checks).
The list of eligible media courses can be found in the below PDF documents