The Singapore Book Publishers Association (SBPA) is pleased to announce that we have structured a training programme with the Independent Publishers Guild to raise the skillsets and competencies of employees of publishing companies in Singapore

The training content will be delivered online and is accessible on PC, Mac, Android, and iOS devices. This allows your employees to access high-quality training content at their own convenience whilst giving them the opportunity to take charge of their own professional development.

To register:

For more information, you may contact us at

We are also pleased to share that literary publishers or individuals are eligible to apply for the Capability Development Grant offered by the National Arts Council (NAC) for the SBPA Academy Learning Hub Courses. This grant supports up to 70% of actual supportable expenses for individuals and non-profit organisations, and up to 50% for for-profit organisations.


There are three grant cycles per year for the Capability Development (CD) Grant

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