3. What are the available types of funding support?
There are two types of funding support depending on the scale and duration of activities:
- Programme fund
A programme can comprise multiple projects. Applicants can submit multi-project programmes with a duration of up to three years. There is no pre-set ceiling for programme fund. All applications for programme fund should be submitted on or before the last working day of August.
- Project fund
Projects are one-off activities and are designed to be implemented on a short-term basis (i.e., for completion within one year). The ceiling for project fund is HK $0.5 million per project. There are two cycles for project submissions per year, the deadlines of which are the last working day of February and the last working day of August.