Partnering with world renowned institutions, we offer fellowships that allow individuals to develop their emerging careers, build in-depth research, acquire and create innovative work or increase their skills within their related discipline. These include, but are not limited to residency programmes, internships, research, writing, collaborative projects, and workshops.
We provide project grants to individual designers, curators, collectives and non-profit organisations for projects and activities focusing on the context and content relevant to Hong Kong and the Greater Pearl River Delta region. These include but are not limited to: talks, exhibitions, residencies, overseas research projects and creative installations. Design Trust currently offers applications every 20th of January, April, July and October.
Design Trust Grant Recipients encompass a wide range of disciplines, including product design, architecture, textiles... etc etc. Several of our past grant recipients include Fan Ling, Joseph Grima, Brendan Cormier & Luisa Mengoni of the V&A Museum, Elaine Yan Ling Ng, Pelin Tan, MAP Office and +853 Cultural Association Macau.