Pilot "Arts and Culture Presentation Grant" scheme for schools launched
A new grant scheme called the Arts and Culture Presentation Grant (ACPG) has been launched. The 2-year pilot initiative is administered by the National Arts Council and supported by the Ministry of Education and the National Heritage Board, as well as co-sponsored by the Tote Board.
Objectives of the ACPG
The aim of the ACPG is to create more opportunities for youths to have a deeper engagement with arts and culture / heritage activities by being able to showcase their work beyond the school community, especially in public spaces. It is hoped that such an experience would motivate students to nurture their interests and talents beyond school and encourage them to see themselves as part of a wider arts and culture community.
The ACPG can be used to support presentations such as (but not limited to) a play,...