Applications close 19 August 2019
CREATE grants offer opportunities for mid-career and established creative writers and visual artists to create and develop new work by providing
Applications close 10 February 2019
In 2019, Radiant Pavilion is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity for an early career curator. The successful application will undertake a
Australia Council residency partners include:
- ACME, London
- BR Whiting Studio, Rome
- Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
- EMPAC, New York
- HIAP, Helsinki
Applications close 14 December 2018The 2019 Tanja Liedtke Fellowship is offered by the Tanja Liedtke Foundation in partnership with Berlin’s ada Studio and Australian Dance Theatre’s International Centre for Choreography and is open for applications from dancers/ choreographers between the ages of 20 and 35. Find out more
Applications close 6 December 2018Open to Victorian music artist managers and independent labels, the Fast Track Fellowship facilitates international professional development, relocates selected participants overseas and immerses them within music companies over a two month period.Find out more
Sound the alarm – the frankie Good Stuff awards are back! We’re itching to see what other creative talent is floating around Australia and New Zealand, and to show those new (and returning) faces a whole lot of love.
A program created with the aim of giving artists, crafters, designers, photographers, entrepreneurs, writers, musicians and socially minded types a hearty pat on the back, there are exciting prizes and opportunities up for grabs for each and every Good Stuff winner. (Plus a pretty wonderful judging panel casting their eyes over your creations!)
Simply select the personal project you’re most proud of, figure out which category it fits in best, then head over to our entry page to submit your work. Good luck!
Entries are open from NOVEMBER 19TH, 2018 to 9am on JANUARY 14TH, 2019.
Entry costs $30 AUD (please stick to one project per submission).
Our judging panel will select a winner for each category, and there will also be a special reader-voted people’s choice award.
Finalists will be announced on FEBRUARY 4TH – don’t forget to check back and vote on your favourite!
Each winner will receive:
– a $1000 cash prize
– a year’s subscription to frankie magazine
– a feature in issue 89 of frankie
– an invitation to a special winners’ dinner, attended by the judges, sponsors and the frankie press team
Do you have a design idea for the living space? Bring it to life.
Enter the Mercedes-Benz Design Award.
The Mercedes-Benz Design Award is a celebration of excellence in design form and
Applications close 28 January 2019
Expressions of Interests for the Australian Children’s Theatre Foundation (ACTF) Commission are now open, with the successful applicant touring as part of Regional Arts Victoria’s Arts & Education Program in 2020! The ACTF will commission the creative development of a new performance work, up to the amount of $20,000.
Applications close 31 December 2018Every six months, Transurban offer grants of up to $5000 to community initiatives like school projects, youth education, road safety and environmental programs.Find out more
Arts Investment Grants provide financial support to organisations whose business is in the creative sector.
The grants aim to provide organisations with funding to grow their practice, address infrastructure needs and develop new works, programs or services.
Objectives of the Arts Investment Grants Program
- Support Moreland’s creative sector to maintain and grow their practice in the municipality.
- Address identified arts infrastructure
Applications close 31 January 2019The Victorian Government Community Arts Grants program will provide funding for creative arts projects that reflect the experiences of local communities directly affected by the 2009 bushfires.Find out more
Applications close 17 December 2018Suspended Moment: The Katthy Cavaliere Fellowship, made possible with funds from Cavaliere’s Estate in partnership with ACCA, MONA and Carriageworks, is valued at $300,000 in total and will be granted to three female-identifying Australian artists working at the nexus of performance and installation.
Find out more
Applications close 5 December 2018This is your chance to explore and experiment with creative ideas for temporary projects in the public realm. Test Sites is back, providing greater funding and more time to develop work.Funding of up to $10,000 is up for grabs and is open to local, interstate and international artists.
Applications close 18 December 2018The Victorian Government recognises that local and community history is an important part of Victoria’s memory. The Local History Grants Program encourages and fosters community activities that preserve, record and share the local, social and community history of Victoria and Victorians.Find out more
Applications close 15 November 2018Celebrating Darebin seeks to support new and first time community events that celebrate the people and places of Darebin with a new grant scheme. Individuals and community groups can apply for Community Events (up to $3000) or True North Events for events in Reservoir (up to $5000).Find out more
Applications close 5 November 2018Blast Theory and pvi collective are joining forces once again to facilitate a unique research and development residency.The successful applicant will receive $7,200 towards the cost of their return international flight, travel within the UK, travel insurance and living expenses for six weeks. Accommodation is provided in Blast Theory’s studio.Find out more
Applications close 9 November 2018Gertrude Contemporary is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the Gertrude Studio Program 2019-2020. Respected nationally and internationally, Gertrude’s unique studio-exhibition model supports outstanding artists at pivotal moments in their careers.Find out more
Applications close 31 October 2018The Lesley Hall Arts and Disability Scholarship is an annual scholarship offered by Arts Access Victoria (AAV) which recognises the power of the arts to influence social change. It honours the life and activism of the late Lesley Hall, a tireless advocate for the human rights of people with disability. Find out more
Applications close 23 October 2018Through City Grants eligible applicants can apply for up to $80,000 for projects that contribute to the vitality of Canberra’s city centre through place-making.Find out more
Applications close 2 October 2018The Australia Council grants program supports a diverse range of artists, organisations, artistic practice and arts activity. Career Development Grants can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build an enduring career. The arts projects program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public.Find out more
The Australia Council grants program supports a diverse range of artists, organisations, artistic practice and arts activity. Career Development Grants can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build an enduring career. The arts projects program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public.
Applications close 30 September 2018Foundry658 is designed to support independent artists, arts organisations, not-for-profits, commercial creative enterprises, early-stage entrepreneurs and creative industries practitioners. They are looking for individuals and teams from any creative discipline who are committed to building a successful and sustainable business or creative practice.Find out more
Applications close 1 September 2018The Carstairs Prize aims to support socially engaged art projects that embrace participatory and collaborative experiences, bring participants into active dialogue with the artist(s) in order to involve audiences beyond the art community.Find out more
We need to raise $30,000 to go towards the access costs
Whether you’re new to fundraising or have a few campaigns under your belt, finding donors remains one of the greatest challenges. Join ACF for a Facebook Live Q&A at 6pm AEST on Tuesday 21 August, where Australian Cultural Fund Manager, Aneke McCulloch will talk you through these challenges.
Culture Business, a leading international conference dedicated to fundraising in the arts sector, is coming to Canberra in November.
As principal sponsors, and in partnership with Culture Business and the Department of Communications and the Arts, we are offering 25 fully subsidised passes – one per arts organisation – to attend the conference.
The application process is now open and we are accepting expressions of interest until 5pm AEST, Wednesday 22 August.
Applications close 3 September 2018The Responsive Program supports self-directed, blue-sky choreographic research. Research projects may be broadly defined but generally involve the exploration of new ideas or assumptions, new methodologies or new collaborations.Find out more
Applications close 11 September 2018The Cultural Trust is committed to encouraging excellence and supporting a vibrant, world-class arts scene in Australia. The Cultural Trust offers grants up to $10,000 to assist emerging and early career artists.
SEVENTH Gallery is extending their biannual call out for exhibition proposals. From July 2018 – July 2019 SEVENTH has eliminated exhibition fees and will be compensating all exhibiting artists! SEVENTH is a space that embraces experimentation, risk and diverse artistic practices.