Become Versatile Deep Tech Product Leaders of Tomorrow
The Infinity Series is a Deep Tech immersion programme that offers talent opportunities to explore technical roles with startups at varying product development stages.
Under this enhanced programme, Talent can expect to grow holistically across 4 key exposures as part of the product development life cycle.
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Deep Tech ProjectsIntroducing the enhanced Infinity Series
Return to Infinity Series up to 3 times to build all-rounded technical capabilities by taking up different projects.
Competitive Monthly Stipends
Receive monthly reward from $2,000.
Exposure to different startups / products / technical areas (4 areas of talent exposure).
4 Areas of Talent Exposure
Attain product design skills and more by being a part of various product and startup stages.
- Design Thinking Practice
- Product Design
- Product Development Lifecycle
Develop business acumen and learn about strategy, business development and customer relationships.
- Cross-cultural Networking
- Business Needs Analysis
- Business Needs Analysis
Acquire skills to manage the technical aspects of product development, and collaborate with technical and design teams in various areas.
- Agile Software Development
- User Experience Design
- Data Analytics
Hone a myriad of interpersonal skills to navigate efficiently and work with stakeholders.
- Transdisciplinary Thinking
- Stakeholder Management
Jane is a first-year undergraduate who dreams of establishing a BioTech startup to address the issue of healthcare accessibility. She understands that the Infinity Series conducts two runs every year, and has planned out her internship pathway to experience the various stages of product development at different startups.
- 1st Year undergraduate
- Interest: Product Design
- Motivation: Looking to obtain first-hand experience in developing a new product in the BioTech and MedTech fields.
Front-end development of Minimum Viable Product (MVP) of web application for a BioTech, late-stage startup.Summer 2022 New skills
UI/UX design for newly launched Telemedicine healthcare application for MedTech, early-stage startup.Winter 2022 New skills
Product management of medical health robot in international markets for AI, late-stage startup.Winter 2023 New skills
Ben is a third-year student who completed his first Infinity Series internship in 2021. He is now 1 year away from graduating but still unsure which data related roles to pursue full time upon graduation. Hence he takes up Infinity Series again, this time in data engineering.
- 3rd Year undergraduate; has completed his first Infinity Series internship
- Interest: Data
- Motivation: Looking to apply for data-related jobs upon graduation.
Internship 1 (Completed)
Enhanced the data analytics pipeline and integrate data of a mobile app for a FinTech, mid stage startup.Winter 2021 Skills learnt
Internship 2 (Ben's final internship before graduation)
To engineer the database and ensure quality data governance for a Quantum, late-stage startup.Summer 2023 New skills
Why Should You Join?
Competitive Monthly Stipends
Receive monthly reward from $2,000.
Multi-fold Deep Tech Exposure
Gain real-world experience from Deep Tech startups in varying product stages and across the 4 areas of talent exposure.
Become a multi-disciplinary product leader.
Learn & Grow
Hone your existing skill sets through structured on-the-job training, workshops and mentorship.
Make An Impact
Contribute as an integral member of a high-potential startup.
Who Should Join?
You should be a diploma student or undergraduate based in Singapore and available to commit full-time to a 3 - 6 months internship.
*The Infinity Series is open to full-time students only.
Programming skills are required for selected projects, basic product knowledge will be a plus.
Prior tech internship experience is not mandatory. Relevant competitions and projects will be a plus.
Please check FAQs for more details
Timeline for Infinity Series
Talent application for the Infinity Series is open now.
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Over 50 Deep Tech Projects to Choose From
Explore current projects via the cards below or click here for the full project descriptions. Talent applications for the Infinity Series is now open, click the button below to apply now.
Full-Stack Developer for Web3 Identities Solution Platform
Front-End Developer for Web3 Identities Solution Platform
Product Designer for Web3 Identities Solution Platform
Backend Developer for Web3 Identities Solution Platform
Building Structural Health Monitoring dashboard (IoT)
Building Scalable Systems for Large Scale Video Analytics
AI Dashboard for Smart Building
Cloud-Based Data Infrastructure for Enzyme Evolution
AireLevate™ Exosuit Deployment for Logistics Industry
SambalOS - Intelligence for Autonomous Underwater Robotics
Thermal Modelling of Warehouse Conditions
Robotics Software Development
AI Medical Imaging for Breast Cancer Screening (Software Development)
A/B Testing Framework for AI Content Writer
Phoenix Platform UI/UX Design
Designing Mental Healthcare Application
Apollo – Full Stack Development for eCommerce Intelligence Engine
Software that Powers Next-Gen Medical Devices in Eye Care
Powering the Backend and Data Infrastructure for Next-Gen Medical Devices in Eye Care
Lifecycle Management System, Protection Suite
Data Analytics for Gamified Smart Wearables
UI/UX Design for Gamified Smart Wearables
Full Stack Development for Microscopy
Dashboard Development for Precision Agriculture, Control, and Monitoring with Micro-Drones
UI/UX Design for Materials R&D Platform
Front-End Web Development for Materials R&D Platform
Democratising Hydrogen and New Energy Sources Through Decentralised Marketplaces
Mission Control Software Engineering for Quantum Satellite Programme
Quantum Key Distribution Software Development
Designing Product Roadmap for Quantum Projects
Crowdsource Data Post-Submission Task Review on Mobile App
Automatic Badge Assignment Feature Development on Gamified Platform
Unified User Profiling Feature Page Development on Internal Platform
Developing AI-powered Platform to Democratise Echocardiography
UX/UI Design of Remote Vehicle Operations
Dimensions Augmented Reality for Building Information Modeling
Hear from our Domain Experts
Co-Founder & CEO, Polymerize.io
The Infinity Series has helped connect us with high calibre candidates, thanks to the criteria the SGInnovate team has in place. With this help, we could quickly pick the right talent for our project and streamline the hiring process, saving significant time and costs.
Co-founder & CTO, Affable
We have worked with excellent talent from SGInnovate's Infinity series, and are privileged to be part of this programme.
Frequently asked questions
Foreign students based outside of Singapore are welcome to apply. But in light of current travel restrictions, actual matching to opportunities will only take place once the restrictions have been lifted. For more information, please refer to our FAQs.
SGInnovate’s Infinity (∞) Series is a Deep Tech Immersion Programme that seeks to groom top multi-disciplinary Talent through cumulative placements across different technical areas such as Software Development, Data Engineering, Data Analytics, UI / UX design, Product Management etc.
Infinity Series offers talent the breadth to explore varied technical roles and product development stages to broaden their understanding of how innovation is translated into reality. Their industry experience will be supplemented by modular training curated by SGInnovate alongside industry experts. Students are encouraged to re-join Infinity Series and take up different internships to grow holistically across the 4 key pillars in the product development lifecycle.
Hence, aside from strong technical skills, start-ups can expect returning Infinity Series Talent to possess competencies across these 4 areas , which will be advantageous in helping start-ups accelerate their product development at different stages.
Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents
Current full-time tertiary students or postgraduates from Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL)
Current full-time tertiary students or postgraduates from Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL) in Singapore*
*If the applicant is holding a Student Pass in Singapore, he/she is only allowed to work if he/she meets specific requirements. Click here to find out more. Due to the COVID-19 border restrictions, only students who have been approved by the respective IHLs to further their studies in Singapore will be considered.
The applicant must be able to showcase relevant skills and knowledge for the project that he/she applies for, e.g.:
Academic courses in IHLs
Online courses (e.g. Coursera, Udemy)
Projects (e.g. Github, Stackoverflow)
Working experience (e.g. internships, part-time, freelance)
Awards and competitions (e.g. Hackathons, Datathons)
Please refer to our website to see the specific eligibility criteria for the respective roles.
Developing tertiary students with key competencies at
every stage of the product development lifecycle through core technical roles in areas such as Software Development, Data Engineering, Data Analytics, UI / UX design, Product Management, etc.
Driving full-time students, postgraduates, and fresh graduates with notable skillsets to contribute to the development of cutting-edge Deep Tech projects in areas such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Quantum Computing, Robotics, etc.
Open to full-time students and postgraduates who are:
Only Singapore Citizen and Permanent Residents are eligible for funding.
Refer to funding breakdown below for more information
Open to full-time students, postgraduates, and fresh graduates (with less than 1 year of working experience)
Both are eligible for funding.
Refer to funding breakdown in the Summation FAQ for more information.
Design of Programme
Talent is encouraged to return for up to 3 different internships to gain exposure to end-to-end product development lifecycle and hone different competencies.
Standard monthly stipend of S$2,000 regardless of academic level.
Each internship is a standalone experience and Talent who are interested in exploring another Deep Tech project may choose to join another run of Summation.
Minimum level of monthly stipends tagged according to academic level.
The Infinity Series provides students with exposure to the product development lifecycle of Deep Tech products and opportunities to develop their technical capabilities which would boost their employability when they graduate. Modular trainings are also curated for each trainee depending on the competencies the role requires.
The unique feature of the Infinity Series encourages students to return for up to a maximum of 3 different internships to ensure the holistic development of the student and gain experience in the end-to-end product development lifecycle.
Here is an example of how a student will be able to experience different product development stages and grow in the 3 key pillars by completing 3 different internships under the Infinity Series.
Please refer to the timeline reflected in our website under Infinity Series. No submissions will be accepted after the stipulated deadlines.
No. Each organisation will provide the scope and specify the duration unique to the roles and projects offered.
The programme duration ranges from 3 – 6 months with a minimum commitment of three (3) months full-time. Actual duration of programme may vary based on role requirements and Talent’s availability.
A combination of full time and part time arrangement may be considered to help meet the minimum commitment of 3 months full-time combined (subjected to approval by SGInnovate).
The monthly stipend for each Talent is S$2,000 regardless of academic qualifications and it is CPF exempted.
The system only allows an applicant to edit his/her submission during the draft stage. Once the application form is successfully submitted, edits are no longer allowed.
Applicants can choose to re-submit another application form. However, only the last application submitted before the deadline will be considered.
Start dates are flexible and should be agreed upon between the organisation and the Talent prior to signing the agreement.
Applicants will need to check with their schools on such arrangement. SGInnovate will not be responsible for liaising with the IHLs regarding such arrangements.
Applications will be evaluated against the respective criteria of each role the applicants have identified in their preference selections.
Programming related roles/projects will typically require proficiency in at least one programming language. Ability to showcase relevant knowledge and/or experience related to the role/project is more critical. Please refer to this link to see the specific eligibility criteria for the respective roles/projects.
There are two stages of the shortlisting phase:
Stage 1: Technical and / or Cognitive Assessments
There will be several assessments that applicants will take based on the roles they are shortlisted for.
Stage 2: Interviews
Shortlisted applicants who successfully pass the technical assessments will be invited to attend the interview sessions with organisations and SGInnovate. Additional technical assessments may be administered by the organisations you apply to during this phase.
Applicants will be informed of their application status via email. Shortlisted applicants will receive additional instructions.
Successful applicants will sign a 3-way contract with SGInnovate, the organisation and the Talent before starting the programme.
The Talent’s monthly stipend will be paid out fully by the organisation along with the organisation’s monthly payroll.
No, the Infinity Series Programme is CPF exempted.
Talent are required to complete feedback forms, training logs, attend planned training workshops and participate in event(s) related to the programme.
Talent will be awarded with a certificate of participation. Any working agreement (for example, part-time work) beyond the stipulated duration will be arranged directly between the Talent and the organisation. SGInnovate will not be involved.
Yes, students who were successfully onboarded on their first internship are highly encouraged to participate in consecutive runs of the programme.
Taking on multiple internships with the Infinity Series will allow students to develop four key pillars of skills so that students can experience the different product stages and build up core product competencies.
Business Acumen – Gain exposure in different product stages, startup stages, markets, and the Deep Tech ecosystem
Design and Technical Skills - Apply customer-centric design while developing technical capabilities through curated projects and training
Product Development Exposure
Soft Skills – Build students’ underlying soft skills through multi-disciplinary exposure
3 Key Pillars in the Product Development Lifecycle
Students are not required to go through the online application process or technical assessments again. They can directly select and rank their top five (5) preferences of available roles/projects at the start of each new run of the Infinity Series.
Three (3) times in totality.