The North East CDC Special Talent Fund encourages people with disabilities (physical, sensory, intellectual & developmental disabilities) but show potential and talents in arts, instrumental/vocal music, sports or any other fields to apply for the fund to enhance their talents.
The Special Talent Fund is open to all middle household income Singapore citizens regardless of age and not limited to North East residents, as long as the individual shows exceptional talent in arts, instrumental/vocal music, sports or any other fields. Any Singapore citizens can apply for this fund, as long as their total household income does not exceed $5,000. The fund can be used on course fee, equipment purchase, course examination fee and any course material to supplement the lesson attended by the beneficiaries.
Applications for the current financial year 2018/2019 closes on 2nd July 2018. Forms can be downloaded here. Shortlisted applicants may need to attend an interview with evaluation panel if necessary, and they would be required to display their talents during this session.