SkillsFuture Fellowships

SkillsFuture Fellowships

Singapore's highest skills award

Presented by the President of the Republic of Singapore, the SkillsFuture Fellowships honour individuals as masters of skills and mentors of future talent, with a monetary award of $10,000 to support their continued journey towards skills mastery.

Read more about our 2017 SkillsFuture Fellows here.


The SkillsFuture Fellowships are open to all Singapore Citizens with at least 10 years of working experience in the same (or related) industry or job function.

Judging process

All applications/nominations will be evaluated by a panel of judges comprising senior representatives from the industry, unions, and the government.

The judging panel will look for applicants/nominees who exhibit:

  • Deep skills in relevant areas of their professional and technical expertise;
  • A strong personal commitment to lifelong learning and mastery of domain, with plans to continue their pursuit of skills mastery;
  • Significant contribution to the skills development of others as an active advocate for lifelong learning.

Award ceremony

As the Patron of the SkillsFuture Fellowships, the President of the Republic of Singapore will honour the recipients at an award ceremony, recognising them as SkillsFuture Fellows – masters of their domains and shapers of Singapore’s future.

How to apply

Applications are closed now.

Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome in Jul 2018.

For further enquiries, please contact SNEF, the appointed Programme Manager for SkillsFuture Fellowship, at