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Chosen
Applications close 2 December
Chosen engages artists and communities to determine program design, delivery and evaluation to ensure the successful intergenerational transfer of arts and culture knowledge from older to younger generations.

City of Sydney Matching Grants – Round 3
Applications close 2 December
The program mainly works with community groups that partner with the City to support events, services and projects in their local neighbourhoods.

Regional Arts Victoria Quick Response Grants
Applications close 6 December
The Quick Response Grant program has been set up to be responsive to exceptional cultural opportunities that may be on offer to artists or community groups.

Brisbane City Council Lord Mayor’s Young and Emerging Artists Fellowships
Applications close 9 December
The Lord Mayor’s Young and Emerging Artists Fellowships supports young and emerging Brisbane artists and arts workers aged between 17 and 30

Brisbane City Council, Creative Sparks Grants Program
Applications close 9 December
The Creative Sparks Fund is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Brisbane City Council to support local arts and culture in Brisbane.

City Renewal Authority’s 2019-20 Dickson Grants
Applications close 11 December

The authority is calling on creative individuals, groups or organisations to deliver place-making projects that will contribute to the vitality and renewal of Dickson’s public places.

City Renewal Authority’s 2019-20 City Grants Round 2
Applications close 11 December

The authority is calling on creative individuals, groups or organisations to deliver place-making projects that will contribute to the vitality and renewal of Civic, Braddon, and Acton’s public places.

Country Arts SA Quick Response Grant — Regional Arts Fund
Applications close 12 December

Quick Response grants are to assist applicants who are unable to apply for support from other funding sources because the opportunity occurs outside of a normal grant round.

Country Arts SA Shows on the Road (GAL)
Applications close 13 December
Country Arts SA’s Shows on the Road program supports a network of regional presenter groups in their efforts to independently present high quality, professional performances in their community.

Country Arts SA Quick Response Grant — RAF
Applications close 13 December
A grant for regional artists to access professional arts development and training opportunities, or organisations/communities with small project opportunities that arise at short notice.

Fast Track Fellowship
Applications close 13 January
Open to Victorian music artist managers and independent labels, the Fast Track Fellowship facilitates international pathways by relocating selected participants overseas to immerse themselves at an international music company for a two month period.

Generations Fellowship
Applications close 16 December

The Generations Fellowship will support three early career solo artists or groups to carry out six-months of professional development during 2020-21.

Helpmann Fellowships
Applications close 16 December

Valued at up to $20,000 each, the Fellowships will fund projects of significance, supporting early career artists to realise their visions and build sustainable practices, shaping their future and empowering them to transform the cultural landscape.

ArtsNT Professional Development Grant
Applications close 31 December

The Professional Development Fund grants offer support for professional artists and arts workers in the Northern Territory (NT) to access development opportunities.

Country Arts WA Drug Aware YCulture Regional
Applications close 31 December
Drug Aware YCulture Regional offers young people aged 12-26 up to $4,000 to fund community arts projects in regional WA across all art forms.

Regional Arts NSW Quick Response Grants
Applications close 31 December
Made available under the Regional Arts Fund allocation for NSW, Quick Response Grants offer funding of up to $1,500 for regional artists, arts organisations and communities to respond to unique arts opportunities that present themselves at very short notice and could not be planned for.

Arts Activities Funding ACT
Applications close 31 December
Arts Activities Funding ACT supports artists, groups and arts organisations to undertake a broad range of activities including artform-based projects, mentorships, residencies, professional or skills development and opportunities for the community to actively engage in the arts.

Arts U-15k Grant Program
Applications close 31 December
The Arts U-15k grant program offers up to $15,000 for artists and creative industry professionals to deliver a one-off project or a program of activity.

The Ian Potter Cultural Trust Emerging Artist Grant
Applications close 14 January

The Cultural Trust offers grants up to $10,000 to assist talented emerging and early career artists to undertake international professional development opportunities to gain experience, develop networks and learn skills from leaders in their field.

First Nations Signature Works
Applications close 6 February

This initiative is open to First Nations Individuals, groups and organisations.

APRA AMCOS’ 2020 Art Music Fund
Applications close 24 February

Australian and New Zealand art music composers are encouraged to apply for a share in this round’s A$100,000 of funding to create new commissioned work.

Flying Arts Alliance QLD Regional Arts Fund Community Project Grants
Applications close 28 February

Community Project Grants provide major funding for projects involving regional artists that have a public outcome, and significantly engage the community in which they are based.

NT Government Creative Industries: Strategic Project Grant
Applications close 14 March

You can apply for funding to support the delivery of strategic arts projects in the Northern Territory (NT).

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