The Heritage Participation Grant supports a wide range of community heritage projects; these include programmes, events and exhibitions.
The grant supports applicants who wish to start community heritage projects that fall within any of the categories below. However, the list below is not exhaustive.
Guide on Developing Heritage Corners
- Panel-style exhibitions on various places of historic interest around the neighbourhood
- 3D interactive displays (can be in the form of online version or documentation, videos etc)
- Documentation of community related stories (can also be in digital format)
- Traditional art workshops, Oral History recording workshops, tours of heritage buildings or heritage trails
- Community events that are based on themes of heritage
Who is the grant for?
The grant is open to individuals and organisations that are able to clearly demonstrate the heritage intent of the project and/or in-depth engagement with community.
For more information, please refer to the Heritage Participation Grant Guidelines in the Downloads section.
How and when to apply?
To apply, please download the Heritage Participation Grant Application Form from the Downloads section.
The grant is open for application up to six times a year. The table below lists the key dates and windows that you will need to keep in mind as you are preparing your application.
Application Closing Dates
For Projects Launching On or After
Expected Notification of Results
|15 October 2017
||End January 2018
||Mid December 2017
|15 December 2017
||End March 2018
||Mid February 2018
|15 February 2018
||End May 2018
||Mid April 2018
|15 April 2018
||End July 2018
||Mid June 2018
|15 June 2018
||End September 2018
||Mid August 2018
|15 August 2018
||End November 2018
||Mid October 2018
|15 October 2018
||End January 2019
||Mid December 2018
|15 February 2019
||End June 2019
||Mid April 2019
|15 April 2019
||End July 2019
||Mid June 2019
Acceptance of offer is three (3) weeks from date of Letter of Offer.
All applications must reach us on the closing date. Late applications will not be accepted. Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org, and indicate your company name and project category/type in the subject line of the email.
You can also mail your application/supporting materials in one package to:
Heritage Participation Grant
Education & Community Outreach Division
National Heritage Board
61 Stamford Road, #03-01
Alternatively, you may also drop them off at the National Heritage Board Reception from Monday through Friday, 9am – 12pm or 2pm – 5pm.
Who may I speak to for assistance?
If you have any questions, or wish to discuss your applications in detail, you are welcome to contact our NHB officers at 6332 4494/6332 4537 or e-mail email@example.com.