APPLICATION DETAILS

DESIGN TRUST GRANT APPLICATION PROCESS

 

SUBMISSION

  • Complete the DESIGN TRUST PROJECT APPLICATION FORM and prepare relevant supplementary documentation
  • Email completed application packages to grantapplication@designtrust.hk. 
  • Application Deadline: 20th of January, 20th of April, 20th of July and 20th of October.

 

ASSESSMENT     

  • Applications will be reviewed quarterly and shortlisted for assessment by the Design Trust Grant Evaluation Panel
  • Where necessary, shortlisted applicants will be invited to be interviewed

 

NOTIFICATION    

  • Successful or unsuccessful will be sent via an email notification within 8 to 10 weeks of the application
  • All successful grant applicants will have to sign an agreement with Design Trust to undertake the responsibility of the successful implementation of the project/work

 

GRANT DISBURSEMENT

  • Design Trust may provide full or partial funding of the requested amount, on a case-by-case basis
  • First installment of grant amount is released upon 14 days of signing of the agreement
  • Remaining installments, where applicable, will be released within 8 to 10 weeks from receipt of successful review(s) and/or completion reports of the project

 

PROJECT EVALUATION

  • In the case of longer term projects, or projects which receive grants valued  over HKD 100,000, mid-term review of projects will be required
  • As part of the mid-term review, grantees will be required to submit an interim presentation of the project’s progress
  • Completion reports / material showing the successful execution of the project must be submitted within two months of the project’s completion

 

Download the DESIGN TRUST PROJECT APPLICATION FORM here.