SGUnited Traineeships Programme for Host Companies

The SGUnited Traineeships programme aims to provide up to 21,000 traineeship opportunities lasting up to 12 months to those who have recently graduated or will soon be graduating in 2019 and 2020. This will help them develop industry-relevant skills, notwithstanding the current economic climate, and boost their employability in preparation for the eventual recovery. By participating in the SGUnited Traineeships Programme, host companies can gain access to a pool of fresh talent and be able to recruit experienced trainees when hiring picks up.

Grant Amount

The monthly training allowance provided to each trainee may vary depending on the Traineeship Scope, based on the traineeship requirements as below:

University degree or above: $1,800 – $2,500

Polytechnic diploma or professional qualifications: $1,300 – $1,800

ITe or equivalent: $1,100 – $1,500


All host companies must fulfil the following criteria:

• Host companies must be registered or incorporated in Singapore

• Offer traineeships lasting up to 12 months (Traineeship must commence by 31st December 2020)

• Provide clear Traineeship Descriptions and Development Plans that would provide trainees with meaningful developmental opportunities during the traineeship period, subject to approval by the appointed programme manager, Singapore Business Federation(SBF)

• Co-fund 20% of the training allowance for the duration of the traineeship

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