In 2009, the Government established the HK$300 million CreateSmart Initiative (CSI) to provide financial support to initiatives that are conducive to the development and promotion of creative industries in Hong Kong (Note)
. In May 2013, the Government topped up the CSI by another HK$300 million, making up a total of HK$600 million.
Starting from 1 June 2011, CSI also accepts applications for design-related projects (Note)
. More details and online application for design-related projects are available at the website of CreateSmart Initiative Design Support
For non-design-related projects (Note)
, please refer to the following documents for more details.