Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojana

After coming into power in 2014, the NDA Government has consolidated all major schemes of the Ministry of Culture under a single umbrella of Kala Sanskriti Vikas Yojana. These schemes include missions, autonomous organizations, schemes and grantee institutions of the Culture ministry.


Currently, Ministry of culture is running four missions viz. Gandhi Heritage Sites Mission (GHS), National Mission on Libraries (NML), National Mission on Manuscripts (NMM) and National Mission on Monuments and Antiquities (NMMA).

Autonomous Organizations

The autonomous organizations under Ministry of Culture include National School of Drama, Centre for Cultural Resources & Training, Lalit Kala Akademi, Sahitya Akademi, Sangeet Natak Akademi, National Gallery of Modern Art, Indira Gandhi National Centre of Arts and Zonal Cultural Centers etc.


Various important schemes of Ministry of culture include Grants for buildings and studios, Certificate of excellence scheme for Museum professionals, Tagore National Fellowship, Museum Grant Scheme, National Memorial, Pension Grant, Performing Arts Grant Scheme, Scholarships, Cultural Heritage Youth Leadership Programme, Digitization of Museum Collection, Scheme for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage, Financial Assistance to Cultural Organization with National Presence, Rajbhasha award scheme etc.