Australian Artists’ Grant

Australian Artists’ Grant

This grant provides assistance towards the costs of public presentation for professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners who are Australian citizens or permanent residents. This includes, but is not limited to: advertising; promotional printing; mail outs; media photographs; media releases; equipment rental; framing; freight; installation costs; insurance; opening costs; space rental; technical assistance; travel. Please be aware that this grant does not provide assistance towards the production of artwork (materials, studio rental etc).

Funding Available: Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500 + GST. Group applications are eligible to apply for funding of up to $1,000 + GST. An individual exhibiting in a group show can apply for individual funding, but the assessors may choose to limit the funds going to any one exhibition. The two group applicants will each be paid up to $500 + GST.

Important Dates: This grant operates in quarterly rounds. Applications for the next round close on midnight Saturday 14 February 2015. Funds from this round can be used for projects or exhibitions taking place in May, June, July 2015 only.

For further information see: visualarts.net.au