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Sixth round of Anti-epidemic Fund (6th AEF) – Subsidy to reduce PMQ tenants’ rental until September

A one-off financial assistance of $14 million is provided under the 6th AEF to PMQ to reduce 75% of the rental of all its tenants until September 2022.

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Financial assistance to PMQ tenants

Film Production Financing Scheme (Relaxation Plan) – Application deadline further extended to 14 July

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Asia Smart App Awards 2021 – Calls for FREE registration for 26 May’s online experience sharing workshop on application of UI /UX and consumer behaviour in apps - New

FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

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DFA Awards 2022 – Calls for FREE registration for May and June’s “Design Dialogue” workshops featuring 2021 winners - New

FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis –

  • 26 May: Design Redefines Space (in Cantonese);
  • 2 June: Design Redefines Local Experience (in Putonghua);
  • 7 June: Design Redefines the Way Forward (in Cantonese);
  • 9 June: Design Redefines Values (in English);
  • 14 June: Design Redefines Culture (in Putonghua);
  • 16 June: Design Redefines Dimensional Adventure (in Korean); and
  • 21 June: Design Redefines Lifestyle (in Japanese).

Concurrently, DFA Awards 2022 calls for applications with DEADLINES as below –

  • Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award: 28 June 2022. FREE applications; and
  • DFA Design for Asia Awards: 30 June 2022.

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2022 HK4As Representatives' Participation in International Awards cum Creative Sharing in HK – Hong Kong delegation to Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity on 20 to 24 June - New

Schedules of physical exhibition and online showcases are as below –

  • 21 to 29 May 2022: physical winners’ exhibition @ The Mills. FREE admission;
  • Ongoing: Online showcase@ DesignInspire. FREE viewing with prior registration not required; and
  • Ongoing: Online showcase@ Viewing room of Hong Kong Design Centre. FREE viewing with prior registration not required.

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The 2nd Next Writer Publication Funding Scheme – Application deadline extended to 24 May

Highlights of the online briefing session is posted on the project’s YouTube channel for FREE review.

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The 9th Animation Support Programme – Calls for FREE prior registration for viewing 28 May’s online awards presentation ceremony cum premiere of awarded microfilms

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5th Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme – Calls for FREE registration for 10 June’s online career and CEO / master talk on digital entertainment

FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

Concurrently, the scheme is calling for FREE online applications from graduates for digital advertising jobs under the 2022 programme year.

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Design Spectrum – Calls for FREE registration for extended activities until 17 July

The following extended activities are open for FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis - 

  • 21 May: Atypical Garden Workshop;
  • 21 and 22 May: Musical Instrument with one (ore more) button(s) Workshops;
  • 22 May: After Dream Workshop; and
  • Specified dates during 22 May to 17 July: Public Guided Tours.

Concurrently, the following exhibitions are held - 

  • Until 17 July: physical exhibition of Dream Big Think Small. Open for FREE admission with prior online registration required; and
  • Ongoing:  virtual exhibition of Delightful Design. Open for FREE online viewing with prior registration not required.

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Sponsorship for International Design Awards 2021 (HKDA SIDA) – Calls for FREE applications until 28 February 2023 for subsidy to participate in international design competitions

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Hong Kong Smart Design, Sparkle in GBA 2022 – DEADLINE for online applications by Hong Kong design products, brands and design services companies extended to 25 May

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6th Hong Kong Digital Advertising Industry Fresh Graduate Support Scheme – Calls for FREE registration for 30 May’s and 13 June’s online career talks on digital advertising industry

FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

Concurrently, the scheme is calling for FREE online applications from graduates for digital advertising jobs under the 2022 programme year.

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Project HK-UK: Design, Artistry and Craftsmanship – Exhibition of collaborations by UK and Hong Kong designers at Superdesign Show at Milan Design Week 2022 on 5 to 12 June

FREE admission with prior online registration required.

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The 3rd Hong Kong Publishing Biennial Awards – Free exhibitions of winning entries at public libraries until 23 June

FREE admission with schedule as below - 

  • Until 23 May: Kowloon Public Library; and
  • 1 to 23 June: Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai Public Library and City Hall Public Library

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3rd Hong Kong Game Enhancement and Promotion Scheme – Calls for FREE registration for 28 May’s online training course on game testing and data analysis

FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis.

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FASHION FORWARD GBA 2022 – Various events in three GBA cities until 18 September

Foshan stop –

  • 6 June to 3 July: Fashion Bond. Opens for FREE visit; and
  • 11 June: Fashion Beat. Opens for FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis;

Shenzhen stop –

  • 2 July: Fashion Beat. Opens for FREE online registration on a first-come-first-served basis; and
  • 7 July: Fashion Force@ 2022 FashionSZshow (Shenzhen). Admission to be confirmed;

Hong Kong stop –

  • 1 to 18 September: Fashion Bond. Opens for FREE visit; 
  • 9 September: Fashion Force@ CENTRESTAGE 2022. Admission to be confirmed; and
  • Mid September: Fashion Discovery. Admission to be confirmed
  • Mid September 2022 to September 2023: Fashion Conversion virtual exhibition. Opens for FREE visit.

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HKFG AW22 – Digital showcase of participating Hong Kong fashion labels until 31 May

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The 32nd Hong Kong Print Awards – FREE online exhibition of winning entries

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deTour 2021 Design Festival – FREE virtual exhibition

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Cross-Strait Architectural Design Symposium and Awards 2019 (CADSA) – FREE virtual exhibition of winning projects until 31 December

FREE online viewing with prior registration not required. 

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