Cultural Organisations

We invite cultural organisations that are passionate about music development and cultural diversity to apply to the SDF for funding.

Cultural Programmes Eligibility Criteria and Funding Rules


  • Applicants must demonstrate a track record of dedication to the development, promotion, and appreciation of South Africa’s diverse arts and culture.
  • Only cultural organisations based in South Africa will be eligible for funding.
  • The application should be accompanied by a detailed proposal, CK document (proof of company registration) and cost estimates/quotations that support the proposed budget. Applications with missing information or documents will not be considered. 
  • Only cultural events taking place from 8 October 2022 to 31 December 2022 will be considered.
  • The proposal should have the following elements: 
    • About Us
    • Executive Summary
    • History of previous Cultural projects
    • Project Concept
    • Aims & Objectives
    • Project Timelines
    • Marketing Plan
    • Return on Investment for SAMPRA
    • Budget (supported by Cost Estimates/Quotations)
    • Contact Details
  • Entries for this window are open from 08h00 on 01 August 2022 to 17h00 on 31 August 2022.