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- Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities

  Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities
 
  News
    Application details for the second round of the Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities will be available in late November 2019.
     
  Background
    The Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities (Arts Fund) has been set up in March 2019 to subsidise eligible applicant organisations for organising arts programmes or activities for persons with disabilities (PWDs).
 
  Eligibility of Applicant Organisations
    Applicant organisations shall be non-profit making non-governmental organisations granted tax-exempted status under section 88 (Cap. 112) of the Inland Revenue Ordinance, with at least two years of experience in organising structured arts activities or training programmes for PWDs.
 
  Management Committee
    The Management Committee (MC) will oversee the use of grants disbursed under the Arts Fund, advise on the investment strategies of the Arts Fund and allocate grants. The grants sub-committee (GSC) will be set up under the MC to assist the latter in vetting applications, recommending the amount of grants and allocating grants according to pre-determined criteria.
 
  Application Form and Guide to Application for a Grant from the Fund
    Application form for the Arts Fund can be downloaded here:
    (Application form, MS Word)
      Application form
      Guidance Notes on completing application form
    Please study the Guide to Application for a Grant from the Fund (March 2019 version) which can be downloaded here.
 
  Submission of Applications
    Applications should be sent to -
      Secretariat to Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities
Rehabilitation and Medical Social Services Branch (Cheung Sha Wan Office)
Social Welfare Department
6/F, West Coast International Building,
290-296 Un Chau Street,
Sham Shui Po, Kowloon,
Hong Kong
 
  Reference Material
    Presentation slides of the briefing session of the Arts Fund held on 25 March 2019 can be downloaded here (Only Chinese version is available).
       
  Enquiries
    Address: Secretariat to Arts Development Fund for Persons with Disabilities
Rehabilitation and Medical Social Services Branch (Cheung Sha Wan Office)
Social Welfare Department
6/F, West Coast International Building,
290-296 Un Chau Street,
Sham Shui Po, Kowloon,
Hong Kong
    Telephone: 3586 8332 / 3586 8250
    Fax: 3755 4153