Quick Response Grants for Creative Recovery
Regional Arts NSW have announced they are offering Quick Response Grants for Creative Recovery projects in our region for communities affected by the bushfires.
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. Opportunities that have been organised by the applicant or have involved an application process will not be accepted. The program is intended to:
- support professional development opportunities for artists and arts workers involved in community programs that will increase their knowledge, skills and experience
- support skills and or arts development for individuals and groups in regional communities through the employment of arts and cultural workers to conduct workshops, seminars and forums.
- support creative recovery projects in areas impacted by NSW bushfires 2019
Quick Response Grants are offered on a quarterly basis. There is no deadline for applications, which may be made as required, although applications are processed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Applicants MUST speak to the Funding Manager at Regional Arts NSW before applying (see contact details below). Decisions will be advised within 5 working days of receipt.