Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Oct 12, 2020

Your Big Idea
Arts Northern Rivers

Arts Northern Rivers is calling for proposals for ambitious ideas ready to be developed into contemporary arts projects. The winning idea will receive $5,000 seed funding in addition to a tailored project development package.

Closing date: Oct 25, 2020

Carstairs Prize
NAVA

The 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.

Closing date: Nov 2, 2020

Career Pathway Programs
Screenworks

Calling for applications from early-career screenwriters, directors and producers who are living in regional NSW for three programs; Inside the Writers Room, Director Pathways Program and the Regional Producer Elevator Program.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2021

Quick Response Grants
CreateNSW

Small Project Grants support the creation, development and presentation of new work and professional development or promotion for NSW-based professional artists and arts and cultural workers.

All Opportunities

Closing date: Oct 5, 2020

Dobell Drawing Prize #22
NAS & Sir William Dobell Art Foundation

The Dobell Drawing Prize is the leading drawing exhibition in Australia and an unparalleled celebration of drawing innovation. The $30,000 acquisitive prize will be awarded at the opening of the finalists’ exhibition at NAS Gallery.

Closing date: Oct 6, 2020

Cherish II
Australia Council for the Arts

The Cherish II Fund is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The purpose of the fund is to provide support for First Nations arts and cultural groups and organisations and their respective sectors.

Closing date: Oct 9, 2020

Change Makers | Youth Art Mentorship
Northern Rivers Community Gallery

Change MAKERS is a free 8 week art, activism and social justice youth mentoring program for youth aged 14-18 starting 22 October. Join professional artist mentors Cara MacLeod and Eden Crawford-Harriman and be inspired to create change!

Closing date: Oct 12, 2020

Your Big Idea
Arts Northern Rivers

Arts Northern Rivers is calling for proposals for ambitious ideas ready to be developed into contemporary arts projects. The winning idea will receive $5,000 seed funding in addition to a tailored project development package.

Closing date: Oct 25, 2020

Carstairs Prize
NAVA

The 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.

Closing date: Oct 29, 2020

RAF Recovery Grants
Regional Arts NSW

Recovery grants are designed to meet the medium-term recovery needs of artists, organisations and communities. Projects in this program should focus on activities that assist in recovery from bushfire, drought, and/or the impacts of COVID-19.

Closing date: Nov 2, 2020

Career Pathway Programs
Screenworks

Calling for applications from early-career screenwriters, directors and producers who are living in regional NSW for three programs; Inside the Writers Room, Director Pathways Program and the Regional Producer Elevator Program.

Closing date: Dec 2, 2020

Artists' Benevolent Fund
NAVA

The renewed Artists’ Benevolent Fund hopes to provide modest but useful one-off financial assistance to Australian visual artists in crisis.

Closing date: Dec 19, 2020

Have a TV show made about your art!
Put Some Colur in Your Life TV Show

Colour in Your Life make art documentaries about you and your art in your studio then distribute it to an audience of millions via TV networks and online. Now is the time to update your online profile with video. Read more and apply today!

Closing date: May 1, 2021

Resilience in Isolation
Yirramboi

Resilience in Isolation program looks to provide support for our First Nations creatives to continue to do what they do best, create. The EOI calls out to First Nation creatives to create, develop or adapt new works during the isolation period.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2021

Quick Response Grants
Regional Arts NSW

Regional Arts Fund allocation for NSW Quick Response Grants offer funding for up to $2,000 are intended to assist regional artists, arts organisations and communities to take up professional or skills development or small project opportunities.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2021

Quick Response Grants
CreateNSW

Small Project Grants support the creation, development and presentation of new work and professional development or promotion for NSW-based professional artists and arts and cultural workers.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2021

RAF Renewal Grants
Regional Arts NSW

Renewal grants will provide up to three years of funding to support projects that have strong partnerships and demonstrated long term outcomes, with sustainable future-positioning focus.

Closing date: Aug 31, 2021

First Nations Curators Program
Firstdraft

The program supports an emerging Aboriginal / Torres Strait Islander practitioner to present an exhibition at Firstdraft. The program is designed to provide early career curators with new skills and access to key industry networks.