Mitsui Sumitomo Welfare Foundation 2021 Research Grant: Call for Applications in Singapore

26 April 2021

The Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Welfare Foundation (MSIWF) was founded in 1975 in Japan and dedicates itself to practicable research in the areas of traffic safety and senior citizen welfare. To date, the foundation has handed out more than 2,180 awards with a combined value of JPY 2,469 million (S$30.0 million) across Japan, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand. 

Scope of research

Applications are welcome for the following scopes of research:

Grant information

Grant award

S$10,000 maximum for each grant award


  • Individual/group proposals
  • Singapore-based researchers and academics only
  • Graduate students and above only
  • The length of research covered by the grant is one year. Research projects should commence in December 2021 or January 2022.

Application deadline

30 June 2021

Application results

November 2021

For full details, please refer to Application instructions and apply with Application Form.