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Marketing Partnership Programme (MPP) Grant available until September 2020

MPP grant for Singapore Tourism

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has launched a Marketing Partnership Programme (MPP) Grantfor local Singapore tourism sector. It is STB’s COVID-19 Recovery Plan to help hotels and attractions in marketing and maintaining their international presence. 

If you’re a Singapore-registered company running a hotel or tourist attractionthen you are eligible to apply for the MPP Grant. The application deadline is 30 September 2020. This means that you only have less than 30 days to apply for the government grant.  

Hurry before the application closes in 4 weeks. To help you quickly prepare for the application, weve prepared a comprehensive MPP Grant Quick Guide to help you understand the whole funding program. 

To accelerate your application, we have summarised all the details on this page. Read through it to make sure you fully understand the funding program. 

MPP Grant Quick Run-through 

  • Eligibility: Open to all Singapore-registered companies who run hotels or tourist attractions as their core business
  • Qualifying costs: Only the approved marketing campaigns are qualified for claiming funds, starting from the signing date of the STB’s Letter of Award until 31 December 2021 
  • Support level: Covers up to 70% of marketing costs  
  • Application deadline: Application must reach STB by 30 September 2020  
  • Approval lead time: 5 to 10 working days 
  • Campaign evaluation: Every property must report marketing results (e.g. number of leads generated, sales revenue, etc.for STB to evaluate the effectiveness of MPP 
  • Disbursement of funds: Invoices must be audited by a third-party auditor before submitting it to STB 

What should you prepare for the MPP Grant application? 

  1. A ready copy of the Company’s ACRA Bizfile to be uploaded in the MPP Grant Application Form 
  2. Details of your marketing plans and estimated budget  
  3. Assign and prepare the contact details of Key Contact Person. ‘Key Contact Person’ refers to the person in charge of the project. 

To apply, simply fill in the form here: https://form.gov.sg/#!/5e8a8a0c8890bc00114f3eb4 

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