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Investment and
development

Angela Goh, Desert Body Creep, photo by Zan Wimberley.

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Closing soon via APRA AMCOS

LIFECYCLE: First Nations Recording Grants

Closing Date:

July 26, 2024 11:59 pm (AEST)

$20,000

A collaborative initiative with NATSIMO providing 12 grants of $20,000 for new music recordings by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander creators.

Enquiries: natsimo@apra.com.au

apra.com.au
Open via ACF

Australian Cultural Fund

Closing Date:

January 1, 2033 12:00 am (AEST)

A fundraising platform for Australian artists. Upload your project, start your fundraising campaign and invite art lovers and supporters to donate with 100% of donations going directly towards your creative project.

australianculturalfund.org.au
Open

Creative Futures Fund: Delivery Investment

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

Creative Futures Fund: Delivery Investment will bring new Australian stories to life so people can engage with and experience them.

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Open

Creative Futures Fund: Development Investment

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

Creative Futures Fund: Development Investment can support the creation and testing of new ideas and works, the establishment of new partnerships, collaborations and skills to lay the foundations for future delivery.

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Open

Become a Peer Assessor

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

We’re accepting applications for people to join our Pool of Peers starting January 2025.

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Open CPA

Plus1

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

$25,000 to $50,000

Up to $50,000 in matched funding for small to medium not-for-profit organisations to develop fundraising campaigns, and secure new supporters.

creativepartnerships.gov.au
Open CPA

MATCH Lab

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

$10,000

Up to $10,000 in matched funding for independent artists and collectives to run a fundraising campaign, and build fundraising and business skills.

creativepartnerships.gov.au
Open

Flourish: First Nations Fashion and Textiles Fund

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

$10,000 to $50,000

A grant opportunity of up to $50,000 to support design, production, marketing and development.

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Open

Elevate: First Nations Storytelling and Literature Fund

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

$10,000 grant for career development, open to writers, poets, editors, illustrators, journalists, arts workers and organisations in the literature sector.

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Open

Delivery Partner: Climate Action Services

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

Creative Australia invites organisations to submit a proposal to deliver national services that support a sustainable, climate responsive actions for the Australian arts sector and Australian communities.

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Open

Delivery Partner: Disability Arts Services

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

Creative Australia invites organisations to submit a proposal to support specific arts and disability arts services, drawing on those identified in the research on arts and disability needs and opportunities commissioned by Creative Australia in 2023.

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Open

New York Publishers Program 2025: Adult lists

Closing Date:

August 6, 2024 3:00 pm (AEST)

$5000

$5,000 to support Australian rights sellers, literary agents, and publishers of Australian books for adults to travel to New York in March 2025.

View opportunity

Closing soon

LIFECYCLE: First Nations Recording Grants

$20,000

A collaborative initiative with NATSIMO providing 12 grants of $20,000 for new music recordings by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander creators. Enquiries: natsimo@apra.com.au
Open

Australian Cultural Fund

A fundraising platform for Australian artists. Upload your project, start your fundraising campaign and invite art lovers and supporters to donate with 100% of donations going directly towards your creative project.
Open

Creative Futures Fund: Delivery Investment

Creative Futures Fund: Delivery Investment will bring new Australian stories to life so people can engage with and experience them.
Open

Creative Futures Fund: Development Investment

Creative Futures Fund: Development Investment can support the creation and testing of new ideas and works, the establishment of new partnerships, collaborations and skills to lay the foundations for future delivery.
Open

Become a Peer Assessor

We’re accepting applications for people to join our Pool of Peers starting January 2025.
Open

Plus1

$25,000 to $50,000

Up to $50,000 in matched funding for small to medium not-for-profit organisations to develop fundraising campaigns, and secure new supporters.
Open

MATCH Lab

$10,000

Up to $10,000 in matched funding for independent artists and collectives to run a fundraising campaign, and build fundraising and business skills.
Open

Flourish: First Nations Fashion and Textiles Fund

$10,000 to $50,000

A grant opportunity of up to $50,000 to support design, production, marketing and development.
Open

Elevate: First Nations Storytelling and Literature Fund

$10,000 grant for career development, open to writers, poets, editors, illustrators, journalists, arts workers and organisations in the literature sector.
Open

Delivery Partner: Climate Action Services

Creative Australia invites organisations to submit a proposal to deliver national services that support a sustainable, climate responsive actions for the Australian arts sector and Australian communities.
Open

Delivery Partner: Disability Arts Services

Creative Australia invites organisations to submit a proposal to support specific arts and disability arts services, drawing on those identified in the research on arts and disability needs and opportunities commissioned by Creative Australia in 2023. 
Open

New York Publishers Program 2025: Adult lists

$5000

$5,000 to support Australian rights sellers, literary agents, and publishers of Australian books for adults to travel to New York in March 2025.