The Government constitutes the Board for a term ofthreeyears. The President and Secretary are Ex-Officio viz. The Director and Joint Director of Art & Culture Department. The members are appointed from the Mizo Academy of Letters, Writers Association, Mizoram College Teachers Association, Prominent Writers and Language Board. The Board members in its sitting constitutes a screening committee headed by the secretary of the Board as convener. The screening committee screens all the manuscripts received from the writers (author) seeking Board’s assistance for the publication of their works. Thereafter, the Board considers in its full sitting. After the Board’s approval it is the writer (author) who pursues rest of the formal processes till final publication of the Book. The author, thereafter, submits 50 copies to the Board out of the 1000 copies printed at the initial stage. The Board granted financial support of 75% of printing cost with a maximum of Rs. 80,000.00.

Location & Contact- The office of the Institute of Music and Fine Arts locates at the building of the Directorate of Art & Culture. In the event of any queries regarding the Institute, one can contact the Director of Art & Culture Department.


Grant-In-Aid is given in kind to registered NGO’s under the Societies’ Registration Act, 1860. The Grant-In-Aid is given on 75% subsidized rate. The selected items are - Darbu Set, P.A. set, Guitar, Darkhuang, Puanchei, Kawrchei, Vakiria, Pawndum, Ngotekherh, Hmaram, ThangchhuahKawr& Mara Suit. The Grant-In-Aid can be applied in the prescribed form which can be obtained with a fee of Rs. 10.00 from office during office hours.