Employers can receive funding support under WorkPro to enhance work-life harmony and implement age-friendly workplaces.
What is WorkPro
WorkPro is a scheme for employers to:
- Augment local manpower.
- Foster progressive and age-friendly workplaces and jobs.
- Strengthen the Singaporean core.
It was jointly developed by MOM and WSG, in consultation with SNEF and NTUC.
Since 1 July 2016, WorkPro has been enhanced to further encourage employers to implement age-friendly workplaces to benefit Singaporeans through job redesign and age management practices for older workers. Read the factsheet for details of the enhanced WorkPro.
As employers, you can apply for grants to implement work-life measures, redesign jobs and improve workplace practices. You can also apply for incentives for placing employees on flexible work arrangements.
The following funding support is available under the enhanced WorkPro:
|Age Management Grant
||Up to $20,000 per company.
For companies to:
- Raise awareness of age management practices.
- Build competency in implementing age management practices.
- Support the implementation of good age management practices.
|Job Redesign Grant
||Up to $300,000 per company, multiple project applications are allowed.
For companies to create easier, safer and smarter jobs for older workers aged 50 years and above.
|Enhanced Work-Life Grant (from 1 July 2018)
||Up to $105,000 per company.
||For companies to adopt and sustain flexible work arrangements (FWAs). More info.
Who is eligible
Employers must meet all of the following criteria:
- Be legally registered or incorporated in Singapore. This includes societies and non-profit organisations such as charities and voluntary welfare organisations. Does not include public organisations such as the Government, Organs of state, Ministries and Statutory Boards.
- Have not:
- Obtained Age Management Grant previously.
- Claimed FWA Incentive previously under Work-Life Grant.
How to apply
SNEF and NTUC’s e2i are the only official Programme Partners for WorkPro.
You must apply directly to SNEF or NTUC’s e2i to apply for WorkPro. This service is provided at no cost to companies. Third party applications through consultants or vendors will not be accepted. MOM, WSG, SNEF and NTUC’s e2i do not endorse any consultants or vendors and their services and products.
You can also visit the WSG’s WorkPro page for more info.