The program is offered so that cultural properties outside Japan, the common heritage of human, be handed down to future generations.
(1) Projects for the protection, preservation & restoration of cultural properties (i.e., fine arts or historical monuments) outside Japan, which are tangible, old and artistically or academically valuable, and ought to be handed down to future generations.
(2) Preliminary surveys immediately linked up with the projects as mentioned in (1) above.
(1) Applicant shall be the owner(s) or administrator(s) of the cultural properties or researcher(s), who will actually conduct preliminary surveys.
(2) The following are not eligible:
(˙@) profit-making corporations,
(˙A) individuals who own cultural properties for profit or whose cultural properties are for private use only.
From this year, applications for this program should be submitted through the website of The Sumitomo Foundation. Please access the following URL for the application.
Application Guide, Procedure & Instruction for Application, and Application Form for Fiscal 2022 are attached below for your reference only.
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The selection of applications will be made by the Foundationüfs Selection Committee. Based on such determination, the Foundationüfs Board of Directors will approve the grant.
|In addition to the above, 4 projects as Special Grant for the Foundation's 25th Anniversary
in Fiscal 2016 and 3 projects as Special Grant for the Foundation's
30th Anniversary in Fiscal 2021 were awarded.