Cultural Exchange

Singapore Internationale

The Singapore Internationale supports showcases of Singapore’s culture and innovation through the arts, as well as arts-based initiatives for social good.

The Singapore Internationale supports showcases of Singapore’s culture and innovation through the arts. Every two years, we present the fruits of the collaboration between Singaporean artists and their overseas partners. To date, we have partnered with more than 270 Singapore artists and arts groups as Citizen Ambassadors to present their works in over 50 countries since 2000.


Join us to promote awareness and understanding of Singapore’s culture such as multiculturalism, social innovation and sustainable urban living with world communities.

Open for applications three times a year.

Apply by

Project to commence from

1 Jan 2017

1 Apr 2017

The application cycle closed on 1 Jan 2017. The new application cycles for 2017 will be listed at a later date.



Join us to harness the power of arts and culture for positive social change.

Open for applications all year.

Application Form

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All artists who have projects successfully funded under Singapore Internationale are required to submit a post-project report.

Post-Project Report Template



Some of the works supported under Singapore Internationale are captured in our DiverseCity publication, which is produced on a biennial basis and features the collaboration of Singaporean artists and their overseas partners.

DiverseCity 2014
DiverseCity 2012
DiverseCity 2011


Get in Touch

For more information and enquiries, please write to


20 January 2017
Get Into the Act!

International Volunteer Day Celebrations

2 November 2016
Networks for Social Impact in the Business of Doing Good

Young changemakers at the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Pitching for Change 2016 event share how collaborative networks are important for any social enterprise

26 August 2016
25 Years of Building Enduring Global Friendships for a Better World

To mark its silver jubilee in 2016, the Singapore International Foundation’s (SIF) Patron and President of Singapore Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam launched a commemorative book at its 25th anniversary dinner on August 26. 

13 January 2017
The Physiotherapy Education Upgrade Project, Vientiane City, Lao PDR

“The Physiotherapy Education Upgrade Project” is another milestone in the 20 year friendship between SIF and communities in Laos to uplift lives and build enduring friendships for a better world.

16 February 2017
Citizen Ambassadors

Meet some of our Citizen Ambassadors who make friends for a better world and inspire others to do the same. Without them, we would not be able to do what we do. We celebrate their work and how they connect for change.

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