WHAT DOES THE
The NCF gets its initial impetus through a corpus contribution by the Government of India, Department of Culture of Rs.19.5 crores of which Rs.2 crore is being made available
since the financial year 1996-97. It expects contributions from the State Governments, statutory bodies, private and corporate sectors, trusts, societies, individuals and even from the United Nations and its associated bodies.
Contributions can be activity-specific. That means it would be possible for a donor to the NCF to indicate a project alongwith any specific location/ aspect for funding and also the agency
for the execution of the project while making donations to the NCF subject to general policy guidelines and rules, if any, in this