Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Dec 18, 2020

First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship
Arts Northern Rivers

Applications are open for an inaugural First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship. Delivered in partnership with the Byron School of Art (BSA), the scholarship will sponsor a First Nations artist to participate in a year-long Visual Arts Foundation Course

Closing date: Feb 2, 2021

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Arts Northern Rivers

A paid performance opportunity for early career and emerging musicians held at The Northern. Selected musicians will receive career development opportunities including studio recording, mentoring and documentation from the event.

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

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.

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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 4, 2020

Young Archie Competition
Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre

Budding artists between the ages of 5 and 18 are invited to submit a portrait for the Young Archie competition, as part of Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre’s family-focused activities for the 2020 Archibald Prize regional tour.

Closing date: Dec 7, 2020

The Dreaming Award
Australia Council for the Arts

The Dreaming Award was established in 2012 to support an inspirational young First Nations artist aged 18-30 years to create a major body of work through mentoring and partnerships.

Closing date: Dec 7, 2020

The Red Ochre Award
Australia Council for the Arts

The prestigious Red Ochre Award was established by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts Board in 1993 to pay tribute to a senior Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person for their outstanding lifetime achievement in the arts.

Closing date: Dec 18, 2020

2022 Exhibition Applications
Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery

Exhibition Applications are now open for The Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery which has an extensive exhibition program consisting of shows from local, national and international artists.

Closing date: Dec 18, 2020

First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship
Arts Northern Rivers

Applications are open for an inaugural First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship. Delivered in partnership with the Byron School of Art (BSA), the scholarship will sponsor a First Nations artist to participate in a year-long Visual Arts Foundation Course

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: Feb 2, 2021

Up Next
Arts Northern Rivers

A paid performance opportunity for early career and emerging musicians held at The Northern. Selected musicians will receive career development opportunities including studio recording, mentoring and documentation from the event.

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.

Closing date: Dec 31, 2021

Join the Byron Shire Arts Trail

A comprehensive listing of the artistic businesses scattered throughout the Byron Shire & Hinterland.