Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Jun 6, 2022

Artist in Residence
Bundanon

Bundanon supports new work, research and collaborations by artists and researchers from around the world. The program is structured through a series of partnerships with leading arts organisations and companies, cultural agencies and benefactors.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2022

Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award (JADA)
Grafton Regional Gallery

Commencing in 1988, this historical, biennial art prize is one of Australia’s most prestigious regional drawing awards, which seeks to encourage and promote innovation and excellence in drawing, while playing a vital role in fostering Australian drawing practice.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2022

Quick Response Grants
Regional Arts NSW

The Quick Response Grants will continue to support immediate need that arises where the activity is unable to be planned for or supported in other funding rounds, for example taking up professional development, skills development or small project opportunities at short notice.

Closing date: Jul 17, 2022

Wollumbin Art Award
Tweed Regional Gallery

The Wollumbin Art Award (WAA) is a new biennial $30,000 award celebrating the calibre and diversity of artists of the region. There is no theme and artists may submit works in any medium.

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Closing date: May 25, 2022

The Backroads Initiative
Arts on Tour

The Backroads Initiative is established to enable high-quality, small-scale professional productions to smaller towns and remote communities in regional NSW.

Closing date: May 26, 2022

COVID Regional Community Support Program (CRCS)
Resilience NSW

CRCS is a two-part program, designed to support eligible not-for-profit organisations, community groups, and associated volunteer-based organisations that were involved in supporting individuals and families affected by COVID lockdowns.

Closing date: Jun 3, 2022

Indigenous Ceramic Award
Shepparton Art Museum

The acquisitive prize attracts ceramic works from Indigenous artists across Australia and builds on SAM’s significant holdings of Indigenous ceramics.

Closing date: Jun 5, 2022

Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships
Sidney Myer Fund & The Myer Foundation

First awarded in 2011, the Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships provide tax-free grants of $160,000 per person over two years to individual artists, arts managers and thought leaders in the humanities.

Closing date: Jun 6, 2022

Artist in Residence
Bundanon

Bundanon supports new work, research and collaborations by artists and researchers from around the world. The program is structured through a series of partnerships with leading arts organisations and companies, cultural agencies and benefactors.

Closing date: Jun 17, 2022

The Lester Prize

The Lester Prize is one of Australia’s most prestigious art prizes which puts both artists and the community front-and-centre. Submit your work for the chance to win a share in over $100,000 worth of cash and prizes.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2022

Samstag Scholarships
University of South Australia

The annual Samstag Scholarships enable Australian artists to develop their artistic capacities and skills through a dedicated period of practice-based learning in an international learning institution.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2022

Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award (JADA)
Grafton Regional Gallery

Commencing in 1988, this historical, biennial art prize is one of Australia’s most prestigious regional drawing awards, which seeks to encourage and promote innovation and excellence in drawing, while playing a vital role in fostering Australian drawing practice.

Closing date: Jun 30, 2022

Quick Response Grants
Regional Arts NSW

The Quick Response Grants will continue to support immediate need that arises where the activity is unable to be planned for or supported in other funding rounds, for example taking up professional development, skills development or small project opportunities at short notice.

Closing date: Jul 17, 2022

Wollumbin Youth Art Award
Tweed Regional Gallery

Wollumbin Youth Art Award is an award for young artists aged 5-18 years. Open to young people living in Tweed, Byron, Ballina, Kyogle, Scenic Rim Shires, and Lismore and Gold Coast City. Artists can submit artworks of any subject matter / medium.

Closing date: Jul 17, 2022

Wollumbin Art Award
Tweed Regional Gallery

The Wollumbin Art Award (WAA) is a new biennial $30,000 award celebrating the calibre and diversity of artists of the region. There is no theme and artists may submit works in any medium.

Closing date: Jul 29, 2022

National Basil Sellers Art Prize 2022
Eurobodalla Shire Council

Entries have opened for the $25,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize, a biennial competition celebrating classic artistic excellence in 2D artworks in traditional mediums of painting, drawing or unique state printmaking.