On Going Schemes

Endowment Fund

Members of the Board Beneficiaries Details


Through a development scheme in ADP 2008-09, Rs. 200 Million “Endowment Fund for Needy Writers, Poets and Artists” has been created for welfare of the intellectuals and public heroes by Culture Department, Government of Sindh. The Fund is managed by a high powered Management Board headed by Minister, the Secretary of the Department and Director General Culture being its members. The nine (09) other members are from private sector which includes leading scholars, Poets and artists. The Board generally verifies credentials of the applicants and assesses their actual need. As a matter of policy the preference is given to the ailing applicants and financial assistance is released for the medical treatment. 

The Endowment Fund Forms are available on website and at following institutions working under the control of the Culture Department:-

Directorate General Culture, Karachi.

Mehran Arts Counsil, Hyderabd

Shamsul Ulma Daud Pota Library,Hyderabd

Government Public Library, Mirpur Khas

Sachal Sarmast Library, Khairpur

Office of the Deputy Director Culture, Sukkur

Khan Bahadur Ahmed Khan Library, Naodero

Allama I.I Qazi Library, Dadu

Sindh Provincial Museum, Hyderabad

Sindhi Language Authourity, Hyderabad

Bhitshah Culture Centre, Bhitshah Matiari

Sachal Sarmast Academy, Khairpur

Office of the Deputy Director Culture,Sukkur

Sir Shahnawaz Bhutto Library, Larkana

Qadir Bux Bedal Library, Shikarpur


Application Form of Endowment Fund for Needy Writers, Poets & Artists (Sindhi)

Application Form of Endowment Fund for Needy Writers, Poets & Artists (Urdu)