"Arts and Culture Support Project" expands the affected period and the beneficiaries

Hong Kong Arts Development Council,
30 April 2020, Hong Kong SAR, China

In view of the impact of the New Coronary Pneumonia Epidemic since the Lunar New Year, the Government ’s Epidemic Prevention and Anti-epidemic Fund allocated an additional $ 50 million in resources to the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (Arts Development Council) "Arts and Culture Support Scheme" to support cancellation or indefinite extension After the local arts and cultural activities lost their jobs and the affected art workers and arts groups, alleviated the financial difficulties faced by the arts and cultural circles. The ADC has started accepting applications since March 20. There is no deadline for the application until the full amount of subsidies provided by the Home Affairs Bureau is released or notified separately.