First, the researcher submits a research request via SPS research request generic email account (SPS_research_requests@pris.gov.sg). Second, upon approval of the topic, the researcher submits a full research proposal. Third, upon approval of the proposal, the researcher is required to attend a briefing session prior to the data collection. An assigned SPS research coordinator facilitates the researcher’s data collection within prisons. Fourth, upon completion of research study, the researcher submits the completed research paper for vetting by SPS prior to submission or publications.
Please refer to the research request process and researcher’ manual in this website for more details