Grant Projects Showcase


Over the years, we have seen an increasing number of individuals and community groups step forward to play an active role in preserving our shared heritage. The NHB Heritage Grant Scheme has provided support for these heritage enthusiasts to develop heritage-related projects that seek to preserve and promote Singaporeans’ appreciation of heritage. 


The Taipans: A Singapore Maritime Heritage Game & Challenge
By Winston Tham

The Taipans: A Singapore Maritime Heritage Game & Challenge by Winston Tham is a maritime economic adventure card game that aimed to simulate the experience of our forefathers in making investment decisions that helped to build modern Singapore. Within the maritime context, participants role-play as early pioneers and develop their own maritime expertise, buy properties and overcome various obstacles and challenges related to real-life maritime historical events. The game can be played by 3-8 players.