Heritage Project Grant

The Heritage Project Grant aims to provide a higher level of support for projects with the potential to make a significant and lasting contribution to Singapore’s heritage scene.

This grant also encourages a stronger and more sustained ground ownership of heritage projects.


What does the Grant Support?

Examples of projects that are eligible for funding include but are not limited to permanent/long term exhibitions, publications and heritage festivals. NHB will review submitted applications on a case-by-case basis and applicants are encouraged to find the most innovative and effective ways to preserve and present our community heritage.


Who is the Grant for?

The grant is open to individuals and organisations with the intention to develop projects with a significant and lasting impact on the heritage eco-system. You should also have a strong track record in heritage development, and be able to demonstrate commitment to the long-term development of heritage in Singapore.

For more information, please to the Heritage Project Grant guidelines in the Downloads section.

How and when to apply?

To apply, please download the Heritage Project Application Form from the Downloads section.

The grant is open for application up to twice 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 After Expected Notification of Results
15 April 2020 August 2020 End July 2020
15 October 2020 February 2021 End January 2021

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 e-mail your application to, 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 Project Grant
Education & Community Outreach Division
National Heritage Board
61 Stamford Road, #03-01
Stamford Court
Singapore 178892

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