The gAmes for heaLthInnoVationscEntre (ALIVE) is a collaboration between LKCMedicine and its primary healthcare partner - the National Healthcare Group (NHG). It brings together healthcare providers, academic institutions and industry partners with supporting government agencies and community resources for the scientific validation, research and implementation of healthcare serious games initiatives for better healthcare outcomes.
In addition to evaluating grant calls, ALIVE aims to become the leading testing and validation centre in Asia for the emerging field of Games for Health, establishing standards and best practices for industry through innovative multidisciplinary collaborative research, knowledge transfer and multinational networking. It is also building a local talent pool of serious game developers to help establish Singapore as a hub for healthcare games.
Serious Games Grant
This includes pre-professional medical education initiatives and enhancement to different healthcare disciplines (eg. medical, allied health, nursing, etc.), professional education in hospital or healthcare settings and clients (patients, caregivers, community individuals) educational initiatives in any suitable environment.
This includes improved care efficiency, optimisation of healthcare resources, effective manpower management and leaner hospital processes
This includes value-adding to patient satisfaction in healthcare institutions, positive motivation and enhancing diagnostic capabilities/therapeutics to achieve better healthcare outcomes.
(b) Level 2 – Up to S$60,000/- over 2 years
Applicants are required to submit a short application to commence their involvement in the grant application process.
(a) Short Grant Application Form
Should the short application be successful, applicants will be notified and they will be be required to submit:
(b) Full Grant Application Form
(c) Budget Application Form
(d) CVs of PIs, Co-Is, and Collaborators
Please refer to the application forms dropdown box to download the required forms.