If you are a literary publisher, please click here to know more about the National Arts Council's available grants for your company to venture overseas.

For publishers, please click the links below for information about grants from Enterprise Singapore.

International Marketing Activities Programme (iMAP)

Market Readiness Assistance



Rights & Licensing Sales Executive

Taylor & Francis Group is seeking a Rights Licensing Executive to join their team based in Singapore. The successful applicant will provide administrative support, the coordination of rights & licensing activity, and maintenance of standards in the APAC region.  Representing the company to customers, you will be responsible for achieving annual territory sales targets through sustainable and consultative account management and maintaining an awareness of the business and competitive trading environment.  This position reports into the Managing Director of the APAC operation and will work alongside the Global Rights Team based in the UK.

*Please apply for the role via Informa Website here.


We are turning 50!

SBPA would like to invite members and publishers to join us in celebrating this significant milestone at an evening gala event in the Arts House.

Highlights of the programme include:

  • Announcement of Book Awards 2018 winners
  • Honouring our past Presidents

Visit the 50th Anniversary page here to find out more!

Meet the Publishers: Academic Book Publishing

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations this year, SBPA and Singapore Book Council will be organizing a series of FREE talks by publishers.

Join us on Saturday, 28 July (10am-12pm) for a session on Academic Book Publishing by Liesbeth Kanis from Koninklijke Brill NV. 

Refreshments will be provided.

As seats are limited, please RSVP at info@singaporebookpublishers.sg


6-8 September 2018, Singapore

Do you write or illustrate stories for children? Are you looking for the hottest new trend in YA novels? Are you looking for the latest tips and techniques in early literacy? If so, the AFCC in Singapore is the place to be! You can explore the Asian market with publishing and media professionals, network with distinguished authors and illustrators, learn important information on early literacy from childhood experts, and find the latest books and content from Asia and beyond.

Visit the official website here to find out more!