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[UPDATE: There are new changes to the Claim Submission process of VCF Grants. Details can be found under Disbursement Procedures below]
The professional capability grant provides funding for associate psychologists in Early Intervention Programme for Infants and Children (EIPIC) and Special Education programmes to acquire Master's Degree/Graduate diploma qualifications.
After obtaining the qualifications, recipients should apply for accreditation status as Registered Psychologists by applying to the Singapore Psychological Society.
|First Disbursement (Upon Signing of Deed)||Second Disbursement
(Upon Completion of Course)
(Upon Completion of Bond)
|25% of course fees upon submission of Letter of Acceptance by Institution and a copy of signed agreement in soft copy.
||Remaining 25% of course fees upon submission of the following documents:
1) Transcript/letter from the institution certifying successful completion of course
2) All receipts/invoices for course fees paid
|Final 25% of course fees upon submission of the following documents:
1) Letter from social service agency certifying completion of bond period
2) Proof of status as Registered Psychologist (by Singapore Psychological Society).
All applications must be submitted through the Fund Application System (FAS). Please log in to the e-Services using your CorpPass to access FAS.
Applications must be submitted according to the VCF Evaluation Panel meetings and submission deadlines. All applications for the grant must reach the VCF Secretariat at least one month before the VCF Evaluation Panel meetings.
Please select Funding Application type: PCG – Support For Acquiring Recognised Psychology Qualification FY17-FY21.