Benefits of Giving


The benefits of donating include:


If you are a Singapore tax resident, your gift to NAFA is eligible for a tax deduction that is 2.5 times the gift value.

If the tax deduction for the gift is more than your taxable income for the year, you are allowed to carry forward the unutilised deduction for a maximum of five years.

Corporate donors can also carry forward unutilised donations to subsequent Years of Assessment up to a maximum of five years.

The Cultural Matching Fund (CMF) is a fund set up by the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth to provide dollar-for-dollar (1:1) matching grants for private cash donations to arts and heritage charities and Institutes of Public Character.

All donations to NAFA will be eligible for dollar-for-dollar matching from CMF.

As a sign of appreciation to our donors for their generosity, NAFA offers naming opportunities. You can make a gift to honour individuals such as mentors, loved ones, corporations or foundations.

In recognition of your generous benefaction, your name or company name can be attached to a

  • Scholarships
  • Merit Awards
  • Bursaries
  • Facilities and structures

Available structures for naming include:

  • Studio Classrooms
  • Seminar Rooms
  • Student Lounge
  • Entire Wing of Campus 1
  • Studio Theatre
  • Art Galleries
  • Library

Please contact us at [email protected] to learn more about naming opportunities.

Your contribution may be acknowledged by the NAFA community through our internal publications and website.