Funding

    Funding Call for 2020 Closed – 03 July 2020

    Should you not hear from the NHC in 90 days after the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful.

    Any further enquiries, please email funding@nhc.org.za

    About our Funding

    The National Heritage Council (NHC) is a statutory body established in terms of Section 3 of the National Heritage Council Act 11 of 1999.  It has, as one of its key mandates, a responsibility of disbursing funds for approved heritage projects.  In allocating these funds, the National Heritage Council aspires to expand the base of participation of heritage organizations in the country. Applications are invited from individuals, organizations and institutions.

    Our funding will give priority to proposals in the following focus areas:

    1. Education and Heritage

    Projects that have a potential to integrate heritage conservation and management into the education system. It may include research, knowledge production, capacity building and skills development in conservation and management of heritage resources.

    2. Liberation Heritage

    Projects involved in the preservation of the historical South African liberation heritage struggle and utilised as a catalyst to stimulate local economic development. It may involve identifying, researching and packaging Liberation Heritage Route sites.

    3. Heritage Research & Publication

    Research projects in all sub-disciplines of heritage are welcomed.

    4. Indigenous Groups heritage initiatives in the country

    The capturing and impact analysis of the origins and historical context of colonialism, oppression and obliteration of the identity and values of the people upon which colonialization was imposed.

    5. Women and Heritage

    Projects which seek to explore and trace the historical contribution and achievement of women in the promotion, conservation and management of our heritage. 

    6. Youth and Heritage

    Projects that explore ways in which heritage can be used effectively to maximise the role of the youth in the promotion and conservation of heritage resources.

    NB: You are advised to read the strict requirements before you apply and ensure that your project is heritage related.

    Applicants must provide all the necessary compliant documents when making applications and these are reflected on the NHC Public Funding Guidelines, NHC Public Call and NHC Application Form which must be used when making an application for funding from all nine provinces.

    Funding Policy 2020

    Who do we Fund?

    Applications are invited from the following: 

    1. Educational Institutions participating in heritage projects
    2. Non-Profit companies (NPCs)
    3. Community based organisations (CBOs)
    4. Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
    5. Associations
    6. Foundations
    7. Community Trusts (NB: family Trusts excluded)
    8. Section 21 companies not for gain
    9. Individuals who are involved in heritage research projects and have partnered with a qualifying entity/organisation

     

    Exclusions:

    1. Closed Corporations (CC companies)
    2. (Pty) Ltd registered companies
    3. Section 21 for gain companies
    4. Family Trusts
    5. Personal Liability Companies (inc)
    6. Cooperatives
    7. Employees of the National Heritage Council, their spouses and immediate family members are not eligible to apply for funding with the NHC
    8. Members of the NHC Governance structures- Council and Committee Members
    9. National, provincial, and local government including their Agencies and entities
    10. Beneficiaries of the Department of Arts & Culture cannot apply for funding or be in partnership with applicants.
    11. Organisations that are currently funded by the NHC and are still implementing (active).
    12. Projects whose applications cover the following:
    Home based care
    Drop in centre and HIV centre
    Performing arts/festival/theatre/drama/dancing/music/fine arts
    Film Production
    Training not related to heritage
    Construction and renovations proposals

    How to Apply and Submit?

    The funding application form and additional documents can be downloaded below or requested through our e-mail addressfunding@nhc.org.za.

    No faxed or posted application forms will be accepted.
    Organisations that submit more than one application per financial year will be DISQUALIFIED.

    Successful applicants will be contacted directly. Should you not hear from the NHC within 90 days after the closing date, you should consider your application unsuccessful.

    Funding ranges:

    Small: R10 000 to R50 000; Medium R51 000 to R100 000; Large R100 001 to R500 000; Mega R500 001 and above

     

    The National Heritage Council reserves the right to award or not to award funding.

    THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS ARE IMPORTANT AND CAN BE DOWNLOADED HERE:

    Funding Application Form 2020

    Guidelines for Heritage Funding 2020

    SBD-8-Declaration-of-past-SCM-Practices

    SBD-4-Declaration-of-Interest

    Declaration Form Heritage Funding 2020

    Business Plan Template – Heritage Funding 2020

    Application Requirements

    The following documents are necessary for submitting a funding proposal to the NHC:

    1. Official NHC Application form for the year
    2. Organisations’ relevant and valid registration documents
    3. Organisation’s Constitution
    4. Valid tax clearance certificate; No Tax Exemption Certificate/tax registration letter.
    5. Latest financial bank statements
    6. A confirmation letter from the audit firm/bookkeepers
    7. Audited Financial Statements for organisations registered for more than one year;
    8. Fully completed declaration forms (SBD4 and SBD8)
    9. A detailed Business plan
    10. A project plan with itemised budget
    11. Certified identity documents of authorised persons
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    Frequently Asked Questions:

    Frequently Asked Questions – Heritage Funding 2020

    Funded Projects

    2019

    Project Project Description Funding Allocated Project Location
    International Library of African Music Completing the research that started in 2012 and to prepare collection for cataloguing phase 1of NHC funded project: (Research & Preservation) R 100,000.00 Eastern Cape
    Articurate An African intellectual heritage education programme through workshops which is focused on Mqhayi,Gwentshe,Rubusana and Mgabela the 4 icons social: (Knowledge Production) R 250,000.00 Eastern Cape
    Nkosi Jongumsombovu Foundation Lecture to honour the life and times of one of the great liberators and icons of SA- Nkosi Jongumsombovu Maqoma: (Liberation heritage) R 100,000.00 Eastern Cape
    The Raymond and Dideka Mhlaba Foundation Research and publication on Raymond Mhlaba:  (Research & publication) R 200,000.00 Eastern Cape
    Tlhalefo Career & Life Coaching Writing a traditional medicine book with benefits through conducting workshops to grades 10 & 11 learners: (Knowldege production) R 170,000.00 Free State
    Mapha Organisation Research and documentary on the turning of leather from traditional to modern ways and publicise a book: (Research) 220,000.00 Free State
    Bonke Zimele Foundation To research about the 03 September 1984 “Asinamali/Asibhadali irente uprising and produce a historical booklet: (Research & Publication) R 170,000.00 Gauteng
    Ahmed Kathrada Foundation Trust Developmen of a permanent exhibition on Ahmed Kathrada at the Constituion Hill with narratives and visitor guide booklets on the exhibition:(Research & Exhibition) R 120,000.00 Gauteng
    UNISA Storytelling to schools and documentation of indigenous healing systems(IKS): (Knowledge production) R 150,000.00 Gauteng
    University of Johannesburg To conduct research on palaeosciences as national priority from Barberton: (Research & Publication) R 180,000.00 Gauteng
    Sehonghong Sa Thuto To honour an unsung hero- Richard Gugushe, through the publication of a book on him and his neighbourhood of Dube: (Research & Publication) R 150,000.00 Gauteng
    African Human Rights Film Festival The projects seeks to collate,record,preserve and restore the fragmented body of the Khomani San heritage including the Nuu language in a digital gallery (Digital archiving) R 180,000.00 Gauteng
    University of Witwatersrand Public culture,  research and dissemination of heritage information around Kwathema township heritage: (Social cohesion & Research) R 170,000.00 Gauteng
    Intsika Heritage Foundation To research events surrounding the battles between African leaders: Nyabela,Mampuru,Afrikaners and the British  @ memorialise the kingdoms: (Research & Publication) R 250,000.00 Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo
    Sikhulise Foundation Memorial lecture of Sganandla kaZokufa using the rich history and work ethic of the Shezi clan: (Knowledge Production) R 200,000.00 Kwazulu Natal
    Ndumiso Support Group Research on the African perspective of Dundee heritage (epistemologies of anthopology,history,political science socio geogpraphy and futurology: (Research & Documentary) R 170,000.00 Kwazulu Natal
    UKZN Foundation Trust Research on the rock art in Mashishing an extension of a previously funded project by the NHC on rock art in the NC region (Reseach & Publication) R 120,000.00 Kwazulu Natal
    Peter Dambuza Foundation Book production and documentary films on the Freedom Fighters: (Liberation Knowledge production) R 250,000.00 Limpopo
    Ndima Community Services Conducting interviews on IKS, natural and history of the Vuu community and document:(Research & documentation) R 200,000.00 Limpopo
    Waterberg Biosphere Reserve Development and packaging of a heritage route within the identified sites: (un-declared Heritage Route) R 120,000.00 Limpopo
    Drumstone Arts Research and a book publication about the origins and heritage of the Ndebele people (Research & Publication) R 150,000.00 Mpumalanga
    Tholo Organisation Oral research of Kgosi J.K Letlhogile, detention of political prisoners at Driefontein in Bona-Bona: (Liberation Research) R 150,000.00 North West
    Monnakato Youth Empowerment Training of unemployed youth around internet research and environmental practices in the three villages around Moses Kotane Municipality:  (Training) R 230,000.00 North West
    Masasa Communications Training and educating youths in schools on indigenous drums: (Indigenous Training) R 130,000.00 Northern Cape
    Karoo Development Foundation Recording of family histories and cemetery management and recording of the names in Danielskui in NC: (Research & Documentary) R 300,000.00 Northern Cape, Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Free State
    South African Jewish Museum The project aims to upgrade the Jewish Museum’s records including the migration project: (Knowledge Production & Publication) R 120,000.00 Western Cape
    Biblionef South Africa Research,translation and publication of books on two unsung heroes and heroines ie. Rosina Sedibane and Soul Saul Sithor into six(6) languages.(Research & Publication) R 250,000.00 Western Cape
    Ruben Richards Foundation Holding seminars to dialogue on Khoisan history and identity: Knowledge Production) R 200,000.00 Western Cape

    2018

    Project

    Description

    Funding Allocate ALL 

    Year

    Project Location

    Myezo Growth & Development Institute

    Preservation, promotion and protection of indigenous languages through poetry and storytelling

    R120 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Kusile Women Empowerment

    Conducting research on Indigenous Knowledge Systems

    R100 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Buki MM Edify

    Researching, publishing a book and producing a documentary on the liberation of South Africa

    R300 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Nokwindla Heritage Foundation

    Researching and narrating the liberation struggle stories depicting the liberation heritage route by young people while preserving the memory of fallen heroes in the Sakhisizwe Municipality

    R100 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Novensi Organisation

    Research, documentation and profiling of Amawele (twins) rituals (around the life-cycle from birth,initiation, marriage and death)

    R100 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Jongintaba Heritage Hub

    Conducting research on the preservation of cultural sites, traditional values, objects and museum collections of historic and cultural significance to AbaThembu and its kingdom

    R300 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Leotlela Cultural Group

    Working with youth in schools doing story-telling, poetry, finger spelling to deaf learners to unearth any kind of book and documentaries

    R100 000

    2018

    Free State

    Free State Research & Development Institution

    Conducting research on tangible and intangible heritage of the Free State cultural heritage practitioners and establish partnerships

    R100 000

    2018

    Free State

    Volksblad Kuntefees

    Intergenerational transfer of indigenous heritage through youth dialogue and reflection on Xun! And Khoi heritage and its place in contemporary SA as a means to fister social cohesion, youth capacity building and continued skills transfer pertaining to visual culture and production

    R100 000

    2018

    Free State

    Eliot Sabelo Makhubo Foundation

    Using the power of DVD as a tool of heritage preservation and to place the Ndebele graphics within aesthetic tapestry and explore how the emergent platforms can be used to promote the culture of Ndebele graphics

    R100 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    i-Afrika Theatre Education

    Unearthing the struggle of Tsakane and documenting all local unsung heroes and heroines of the liberation struggle and how their history contributed to the legacy of Nelson Mandela as one of the founding fathers of our democracy

    R100 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    Azania Research Centre

    Conducting research on the African traditional healing techniques with reference to the Madibeng District

    R100 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    Afrika Leadership Development Institute

    Implementing a project for the enhancement of South African historiography, and promotion of reconciliation among kingdoms and black nations in the country. Implementation is targeted at the Eastern Cape chiefs

    R150 000

    2018

    Eastern Cape

    Muandiso NPC

    Creating awareness through a collective heritage project to depict the heritage of SAAF museum as a centre of aviation history and cultural enrichment based on commonly learnt aviation experiences and working with the youth in Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape to create a publication

    R120 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    Black House Kollective Foundation

    Sourcing written and oral archives, identifying indigenous men and women involved in the arts, language, politics and philosophy activism to be published in a book

    R100 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    iARi

    Researching the state of African families as contextualised in the National Policy on South African Living Heritage

    R300 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    South African Arts and Culture Youth Forum

    Promoting reconciliation and nation-building through training youth in schools on the national flag, AU song and the National Anthem targeting different provinces

    R100 000

    2018

    Gauteng

    Eskhaleni Arts & Culture Initiative

    Aims to revive old African indigenous musical instruments and train the youth on how to make and play these instruments

    R150 000

    2018

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Diakonia Council of Churches

    Conducting research and producing a documentary that covers heritage mapping of the historic missionary reserves and to profile leading Nomhlevu African Intellectuals

    R300 000

    2018

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Mzala Nxumalo Centre

     

    R280 000

    2018

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Nandi Publishers

    The research and revival of Rev. John Langalibalele Dube writing through publication

    R100 000

    2018

    KwaZulu-Natal

    University of Venda

    Facilitating research project on issues related to heritage, cultural practices and the history of the Davhana/ Makhado and Ramabulana dynasty

    R120 000

    2018

    Limpopo

    Thodzini Community & Youth Development

    Conducting research on socio-cultural similarities & differences among Lemba Youth in South Africa & Zimbabwe

    R150 000

    2018

    Limpopo

    Funanzwau Environmental Project

    Conducting research to identify geographical structures of the sacred caves and mountains and develop infrastructure that allows greater access to otherwise hard-to-reach attractions. Facilitating the development and management of the areas, thus empowering the local community.

     

    R100 000

    2018

    Limpopo

    WHY SALA Organisation

    Celebrating 100 years of Nelson Mandela through painting and graffiti, to create employment and nation building including creating awareness about SA liberation heritage

    R100 000

    2018

    Northern Cape

    !Khwa ttu San Heritage Centre

    Training San women and youth around San medicinal plants including tracing wild animals, creating an opportunity for these women to open their own businesses or become self-employed as tour guides

    R100 000

    2018

    Western Cape

    Early Learning Resource Unit

    Conducting research on the knowledge systems and practices in Lusikisiki and Langa

    R100 000

    2018

    Western Cape

    Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    Promoting the best practices that are geared towards an inclusive learning space and the provision of knowledge in various indigenous languages

    R150 000

    2018

    Western Cape

    The African Arts, Culture Education and Sports Trust

    Cultural and heritage project spread over three provinces and is designed to educate, uplift and instill traditional values through a traditional storytelling project hosted by renowned author, Dr Sindiwe Magona

    R100 000

    2018

    Western Cape

    2017-2018

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived 

    Year

    Project Location

    Ecumenical Services For Socia-Economic Transformation

    Profile of unsung apartheid liberation struggle heroes within the faith sector in Limpopo

    R200 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    Reatlegile Youth Advisory Centre

    Story-telling and Praise Poetry

    R100 000

    2017

    Mpumalanga

    Lekhotla la Basotho

    Research, collect and document Sesotho names, colours, sporting events and myths associated with Basotho horses

    R150 000

    2017

    Free State

    Global Village Museum

    Collecting different patterns of Litema-murals and cultural messages as part of Basotho cultural heritage

    R100 000

    2017

    Free State

    The Herman Charles Bosman Living Museum

    Research and data gathering by community members of the Groot Marico on the lifestyle of their ancestors

    R150 000

    2017

    North West

    African Young Eco Minds Dialogue

    Compiling and producingthe research and approach of intergeneration learning from elders

    R150 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    Bofihla Cultural and Historic Museum

    Collection, documentation and exhibition of tangible and intangible heritage of QwaQwa and Free State

    R150 000

    2017

    Free State

    Dikutwana Development Centre

    Research, uncover and preservation of clan praise, poems project in Makhudumathamaga Municipality

    R120 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    Kopano Theatre Club

    Preserving, promoting and celebrating the heritage and archaeology of the Taung Skull Heritage Site

    R150 000

    2017

    North West

    Youth In Nation

    Improving and empowering youth by creating platforms for youth engagement, education and collaboration

    R120 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    Ditoro Development Outreach NPC

    Book development on culture and traditions of the Batlokwa tribe and how they relate to the successful implementation of the national development plan

    R120 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    Tswelopele Community Project

    Workshop on theanthropology subject to grade 10-12 learners with the aim of stimulating interest in followinganthropology as a career

    R160 000

    2017

    North West

    Sol Plaatjie University

    Heritage Research and Publication, Education and Heritage

    R250 000

    2017

    Northern Cape

    Mapulaneng Writers Association

    Research into the language of the Mapulana

    R160 000

    2017

    Mpumalanga

    Puku Children’s Literature Foundation

    Khoisan research to building an extensive database of storytellers, librarians, writers, publishers, broadcasters, language practitioners, illustrators and teachers in the Indigenous Language

    R250 000

    2017

    Northern Cape

    Selope Thema Foundation Trust

    Documentary and online archives, Photographic and audio-visuals archives

    R250 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    The Pride of Ubuntu Arts Centre

    Launching a heritage project in schools that will educate our primary school learners and communities about their national identities, hosting of flags and the preamble of the constitution

    R150 000

    2017

    Northern Cape

    Upbeat Youth Centre

    Training of 500 young people on Cosmology, Ubuntu, Taxonomies, Norman and Indigenous Knowledge System based technologies

    R100 000

    2017

    Mpumalanga

    Source Point

    Indigenous environmental cultural stories from elders within the community arecaptured, archived and relayed to community artists who embody these stories with the help of the community

    R150 000

    2017

    Northern Cape

    Velaninjabulo Organisation

    Post production, Production field work, Production of a documentary

    R180 000

    2017

    North West

    African Conservation Trust

    Cutting edge technology such as 3D laser scanning, GIS mapping and advanced photographic enhancement

    R120 000

    2017

    Mpumalanga

    Vhembe Arts and Culture

    Traditional dances of Vhavenda, nations such as Tshikona and Malende

    R120 000

    2017

    Limpopo

    PAST

    Using South Africa’s ancient heritage to promote tolerance of diversity and national unity

    R200 000

    2017

    Gauteng & All Provinces

    HSRC

    Preserving South Africa’s liberation by facilitating the documentation of the history of military veterans through autobiographies

    R200 000

    2017

    National

    Amatjathangubo YouthArts&Culture Music Centre

    Preserving a lifestyle of amaNdebele as their only tradition to maintain respect

    R200 000

    2017

    Mpumalanga

    2016-2017

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived

    Year

    Project Location

    Swilombe Music Association

    Traditional Cultural Music  Training

    R100 000

    2016

    Limpopo

    Phansi Museum Trust

    “Just Passing Through” visual artists of Umkhumbane.  The book will provide narrative and biographical details of the arts and artists who have spent time in the Umkhumbane area over the last 50 years

    R120 000

    2016

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Open Heritage

    Preservation of indigenous vernacular architecture within South Africa

    R130 000

    2016

    Western Cape

    Karoo Dynamics

    Researching, facilitating and marketing the creation of a Battlefields Heritage Route in the Southern Free State and Upper Northern Cape in twelve small towns

    R260 000

    2016

    Northern Cape

    Ifa Lethu Foundation

    Documenting and preserving Indigenous Knowledge for innovation and development in the Creative Sector. The project will be located in the Nkangala District of the Mpumalanga province  where aged indigenous knowledge practitioners contribute immensely to the development of society

    R100 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Resonance Bazaar

    Research, archival & educational project using cultural research

    R100 000

    2016

    Western Cape

    United Proactive Artists

    Documentary research on topic: Rainbow nation or Racist nation

    R100 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    i-Afrika Theatre Education

    Educational & research work on the life & times of O.R Tambo targeting school children

    R120 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Heavenly Promise 123

    Documentation of the life and struggle of MK Commander on the previously funded book into a DVD

    R100 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Sekhukhune Community Initiatives

    Sekhukhune Heritage Digital Repository on Youth Training programme

    R100 000

    2016

    Limpopo

    Campus After Hours

    The Project includes research about African civilization, culture and heritage

    R100 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Maru Ciberconnect NPC

    Provide a programme to be used for capacitating Khoi San communities in the Northern Cape to use photo stories to document their heritage and culture

    R110 000

    2016

    Northern Cape

    NPT Education & Development Institute

    To provide educational support, skills development, arts, culture and heritageprogrammes to the schools around Hekpoort

    R100 000

    2016

    North West

    Sefako Mapogo Makgatho Foundation

    Further research on Sefako Makgatho’s life in the liberation struggle under the banner of ANC. The main objective is to create the centre of memory on the Legacy of Sefako Mapogo Makgatho

    R100 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Eastern Cape Cultural Help Desk

    To facilitate and project manage process of the formal  constitution of the Ingquza Hill Memorial Site ofthe Mpondo Revolt in terms of the National Cultural Institution Act ,Pertinent Heritage, and Conservation Laws

    R455 000

    2016

    Eastern Cape

    Govan Mbeki Arts & Culture Forum

    Research on the heritage site to record the potato boycott around the history of Nomoya Masilela, Gert Sibande, Victor Khayiyane and Nokuthula Simelane

    R120 000

    2016

    Mpumalanga

    Legal Language Institute

    Develop a legal framework that allows the practice of African Customary law and indigenous languages, develop an academic & legal thought & problem solving processes using Indigenous Knowledge Systems, and provide training & development to Traditional Leaders, Chiefs & Court Interpreters

    R150 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Each-one Life One Social Services

    A project to research a viability of specific programmes that can be anchor programmes in Celebrating O.R Tambo’s  centenary

    R450 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    Africa Meets Africa

    This project involves the development of a Teacher’s Guide & learners workbook in the Pathways through the Interior series Africa Meets Africa

    R100 000

    2016

    Free State

    Human Rights Media Centre

    This is an oral history project that documents the life stories of Ashley Kriel Detachment in a book

    R100 000

    2016

    Western Cape

    Lawrence Ntikinca in partnership with IDT

    Researching, writing & publishing a book on the history, development and current situation in Clarkebury

    R240 000

    2016

    Eastern Cape

    Amahlubi Royal Trust

    To initiate a discourse on the meaning of traditional Amahlubi Heritage in the 21st century

    R125 000

    2016

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Riboningo Mentorship & Leadership

    Research and plant indigenous healthy foods to produce a recipe book and menu towards a healthy lifestyle

    R120 000

    2016

    Gauteng

    2014-2015

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived

    Year

    Project Location

    African Footprints of Hope Organisation

    Development of Raymond Mhlaba Legacy

    R200 000

    2014

    Eastern Cape

    Tlhakoyapele Cultural and Heritage Institute

    Research and recording of activities of liberation icons in the North West Province.

    R150 000

    2014

    North West

    African Library Trust

    To save local cemetery registers and church records from further detoriation, market and publish a book from the derived.

    R119 936

    2014

    Northern Cape

    Cape Peninsula University

    The development of languages with specific focus on isiXhosa, the promotion of multilingualism within the institution and integration of languages into connect in academic across faculties.

    R200 000

    2014

    Western Cape

    Swahombe Dramatic Ensemble

    To preserve and promote indigenous stories and honour the practise of indigenous story telling in Limpopo.

    R100 000

    2014

    Limpopo

    Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe Trust

    To research Sobukwe’s Legacy and histories of Graag-Reinet and liberation struggle in the area and produce manuscript for publication.

    R250 000

    2014

    Eastern Cape

    South African History Archives

    To conduct archival research and oral history collection into heritage of visual resistance. To conduct workshops with learners on ways in which this heritage can be used to create socially engorged designs.

    R100 000

    2014

    Gauteng

    Pniel Erfenis-en-Kultuur Trust

    Heritage and Cultural awareness and History of this former Mission Station for slaves of freed blacksthrough exhibitions-workshops

    R41 500

    2014

    Western Cape

    Lehlasedi Community Organisation NPO

    Researching, Collecting and Preserving Indigenous Food of Basotho

    R200 000

    2014

    Free-State

    Sol Plaatje Education Trust

    Research report on all findings resulting from the traces project- a heritage research project in Black concentration camps

    R198 000

    2014

    Northern Cape

    Zakheni Trading and Development

    The project seeks to educate the youth regarding their national identity and social cohesion, and unveil our national heritage in terms of the liberation struggle

    R100 000

    2014

    Gauteng

    Stellenbosch University

    Research and publication of Black cricket in the 19th and 20th century

    R200 000

    2014

    Western Cape

    Reatlegile Youth Advisory Centre

    To facilitate Indigenous storytelling for primary schooling kids

    R167 233

    2014

    Mpumalanga

    South African Holocaust and Genocide Foundation

    Exhibition project to create awareness of the importance of Human Rights through educational workshops. Students will be approached for their input of WWII, Nationalism, Pseudo-scientific racism, xenophobia and discrimination

    R100 000

    2014

    Western Cape

    Zungu Heritage Organisation

    Immortalization of his life as a hero and legand for postering through building him a monument

     

    R150 000

    2014

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Arts & Teaching Initiative

    Research and education on the Dower College of Education

     

    R123 331

    2014

    Eastern Cape

    Kwesukela StoryTellingAcademy

    Story and recording of four heritage sites

    R100 000

    2014

    Gauteng

    Govan Mbeki Centre for Research and Development

    Popularising hidden history of the Eastern Cape

    R250 000

    2014

    Eastern Cape

    West Rand Youth Development

    Educate youth about various cultures in SA

    R100 000

    2014

    Gauteng

    Gauteng Music Development

    Victor Ntoni Music Book

     

    R100 000

    2014

    Gauteng

    Amazwi Abesifazane- Voices of Women

    Archiving

    R50 000

    2014

    KwaZulu-Natal

    2013-2014

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived

    Year

    Project Location

    African Centre for Heritage Activities

    Training, management plan

    R300 000

    2013

    Western /Limpopo

    Qhawe

    Khoisan

    R300 000

    2013

    KZN

    African Conservation Trust

    Rock art

    R300 000

    2013

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Adams College

    Oral history, publication, missionary schools

    R600 000

    2013

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Buyambo

    Initiation, cultural celebration, education

    R500 000

    2013

    Free State

    Human Rights Media Centre

    Liberation Heritage Route

    R400 000

    2013

    Western Cape

    Upbeat youth centre

    Indigenous Knowledge System – Yoga

    R150 000

    2013

    Mpumalanga

    Heavenly Promised 123

    Research, film publication, Liberation Heritage Route

    R200 000

    2013

    Gauteng

    Africa meets Africa

    Education, Tourism

    R300 000

    2013

    Free State

    KZN Progressive Primary Health care

    Civil movement on health services

    R100 000

    2013

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Gauteng Music Development

    Produce music book

    R300 000

    2013

    Gauteng

    Literature Project

    Book writing – indigenous languages

    R40 525

    2013

    Free State

    Ikssa

    Initiation

    R600 000

    2013

    Gauteng

    Tracing history Trust

    Oral history

    R200 000

    2013

    Western Cape

    Go ye Great Commission

    Meaning of people’s names

    R150 000

    2013

    Gauteng

    Rea hetla arts and cult

    Anglo Boer War research

    R100 000

    2013

    Free State

    Curriculum Development Project

    Education, Liberation Heritage Route, Treason trial, skills transfer

    R400 000

    2013

    Gauteng

    Africa Resources trust – Taung skull

    Education, tourism, booklet

    R100 000

    2013

    North West

    Maru Ciberconnect

    Documentary in reviving culture and heritage of Khoisan people

    R230 000

    2013

    Northern Cape

    Sikhulasonke Beadwork and Traditional Attire

    Documentary on the spiritual heritage of the African people

    R229 475

    2013

    Eastern Cape

    2012-2013

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived

    Year

    Project Location

    Kwesukela StoryTelling Academy

    Research and preservation of oral tradition through story telling

    R210 000

    2012

    KwaZulu-Natal

    SA College for Tourism Tracker Academy

    Research on Sterkfontein caves

    R352 000

    2012

    North West

    Bula Mahlo Home Based Care

    Research and Restoration of (traditional) old songs & dances

    R305 000

    2012

    Gauteng

    Fordsburg Artists Studios

    Research and book publication on informal arts organisations in SA in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s.

    R100 000

    2012

    KwaZulu-Natal

    UKZN Foundation

    Book publication on Rock Art Engravings

    R300 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    African Library Trust

    Preservation and protection of Heritage Collections

    R97 405

    2012

    Gauteng

    Rhodes University

    Intaba kaNdoda research

    R250 000

    2012

    Mpumalanga

    Institute of Justice and Reconciliation

    Research and conduct Workshops on indigenous musical instruments and Oral history

    R340 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    The Institute of Training & Capacity Build

    Heritage Archival and Documentary

    R500 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    ! Khwa ttu San Culture

    Research and Training Programme

    R155 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    Upstart Youth Development

    Research and booklet publication

    71 000,00

    2012

    Eastern Cape

    Selemela Development Trust

    Liberation Heritage research and documentation of the  Bahurutshe history

    R150 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    The Jazz Indigenous Music Incubator

    Indigenous Music Research and Book Publication

    R292 500

    2012

    Western Cape

    Halala Africa Theatre  Society

    Liberation Heritage research about Vaal contribution in the liberation struggle

    R100 000

    2012

    Eastern Cape

    Sefako Mapogo Makgatho Memorial

    Liberation Heritage research  and publication on the work and contribution of Sefako Mapogo Makgatho

    R411 000

    2012

    Gauteng

    SABC

    Research and Development of the Alexandra Documentary series

    R156 000

    2012

    Free State

    Kara Heritage Institute

    Documentation on Indigenous Knowledge

    R300 000

    2012

    Gauteng

    Masutsa Dance Theatre Projects

    Research and training Programme

    R260 000

    2012

    Eastern Cape

    Kholokoe Community Development

    Archaeological Research project meant to supplement oral tradition

    R300 000

    2012

    Eastern Cape

    S.P.E.C.S Development

    Liberation Heritage research and  documentary

    R410 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    Ngezandla Zethu

    Research and Preservation of indigenous costumes

    R350 000

    2012

    Gauteng

    United Pro-Active Artists

    Research & Creation of Indigenous Music Database

    R100 000

    2012

    Eastern Cape

    Impumelelo Yabantu Trust

    Liberation Heritage research on the state of emergency of 1986

    R200 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    Wild Coast Jikeleza Association

    Education research on shipwreck history

    R91 500

    2012

    Gauteng

    Education Africa

    Research on the preservation and promotion of the South African  Marimba

    R202 000

    2012

    Western Cape

    2011 – 2012

    Project

    Description

    FundingReceived

    Year

    Project Location

    The Sinking of SS Mendi Ship

    A book publication on the sinking of the SS Mendi Ship

    R100 000

    2011

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Tshedimosetso Community Development

    Promotion and preservation of indigenous games within schools

    R50 000

    2011

    North West

    Sanity Prevails

    Research on the liberation struggle in the Transkei Bantustan state of the freedom fighters against Chief Matanzima

    R500 000

    2011

    Gauteng

    Cedric Nunn

    National Exhibition catalogue on heritage pictures

    R50 000

    2011

    KwaZulu-Natal

    Riversdale Heritage Foundation

    Advocacy education around heritage and research

    R30 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    African Music Lab

    Indigenous Music Research

    R200 000

    2011

    Gauteng

    Radio Bushbuckridge

    Advocacy around heritage programmes and research

    R250 000

    2011

    Mpumalanga

    iKhwa tuu

    Extended curriculum training of San youth in the promotion of the San culture

    R200 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    Beaufort West Museum

    Research on historical memory and mobile exhibition

    R130 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    St Georges Cathedral

    Research and digitization of Liberation Struggle in the early days of the liberation struggle

    R250 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    Advanced Dimensions

    Mngqanga-Ntlonze 1962 Massacre research

    R170 000

    2011

    Eastern Cape

    Labour Research Services

     

    Struggle and Labour discussions and articles archiving

    R200 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    Resonance bazaar

    Research into cultural landscape and natural heritage

    R260 000

    2011

    Western Cape

    Eastern Cape SACC

    Research and workshops around church heritage

    R210 000

    2011

    Eastern Cape

    Nokwe Creative Development Foundation

    Collection, creation and recording of SA state of emergency and liberation heritage through film and video

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