National Heritage Board Internship


The National Heritage Board’s (NHB) internship programme provides hands-on and cross-disciplinary experiences in the arts and heritage. During the internship, you will be presented with opportunities to learn from our officers and be exposed to a variety of projects. Your work will contribute to the development of a vibrant heritage and cultural sector in Singapore.

Internship Period

NHB’s internship programme is offered twice a year, from May to July, and July to August. If you are studying overseas or available only during other periods, do write in with your resume and NHB application form for our consideration.


You are eligible if you:

  • Are a Singapore citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident;
  • Have a strong Co-Curricular Activities record;
  • Have excellent university and school academic results;
  • Meet the requirements for the projects as specified by the Board;
  • Have a positive attitude and interest in this programme;
  • Are applying as part of your university/polytechnic required internship programme

Project Scope: Donors Management & Fundraising

  • Perform administrative duties (including word processing, creating spreadsheets and presentations)
  • Manage the donor management system
  • Conduct research and prepare reports
  • Assist with event planning & management
  • Assist with donor events
  • Assist to administer fundraising initiatives and campaigns (including online campaigns)


  • Preferably 2 years of relevant experience. Candidates with no experience may also apply
  • Meticulous and with a good eye for details in planning
  • Prior experience in event management and fundraising campaigns will be an advantage
  • Good writing and verbal communication skills
  • Pleasant personality with ability to work independently and in a team

Duration: January 2019 to March 2019

Project Scope: Marketing and PR

  • Assist with both marketing and public relation for NHB’s heritage institutions campaigns and festivals


  • Degree in marketing, communications or equivalent
  • Creative and willing to explore different ideas for marketing
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A people-person with a positive outlook
  • Able to multi-task and meet tight deadlines

Duration: September – November 2018

How to Apply

If you are interested, do send in a copy of the NHB internship application form together with your resume to