2019 Stencil Art Prize

Entries close 1/4/2019 The 2019 Stencil Art Prize will exhibit at Gaffa Gallery, in Sydney’s CBD from the 12 to 23 September 2019. The winner will receive a $5000 AUD cash prize and the Stencil Art Prize will go on tour for up to two years around Australia. Collectively finalists push the boundaries of the…

Community Presenter Touring Grant

Applications close: 1 April 2019 The Community Presenter Touring Grant round is now open for the first round in 2019, so get started on those applications! The purpose of the Community Presenter Touring Grant is to extend the reach of professional productions to smaller towns and remote communities in NSW that do not have a…

Olive Cotton Award

Entries close: 3 May 2019 The Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture is a $20,000 biennial national award for excellence in photographic portraiture dedicated to the memory of photographer Olive Cotton. The winning work is acquired for the Tweed Regional Gallery’s Collection. The exhibition is selected from entrants across Australia and is a significant opportunity…

Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative

Applications close: 2 April 2019 The Australia Council for the Arts is offering six grants of $30,000 in each Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative round. If you are an individual artist or arts worker with disability, these grants can provide support to extend your arts practice, networks, skills and ambition. You can apply for a…

Community Heritage Grants 2019

Applications close: 6 May 2019 The Community Heritage Grants (CHG) program provides grants of up to $15,000 to community organisations such as libraries, archives, museums, genealogical and historical societies, multicultural and Indigenous groups. The grants are provided to assist with the preservation of locally owned, but nationally significant collections of materials that are publicly accessible…

Scone Photographic Prize

Entries close: Saturday 6 April 2019 Three sections: Open, Horse and Local Notice. Prizes: First prize Open: $1,500, Horse: $150, Novice: $100 Hosted by the Scone Arts & Crafts. For all the details and to request an entry form please contact Roger Skinner 0407 002 777 or email sconeartscrafts@gmail.com

Create NSW Arts & Cultural Development Program (ACDP) – Arts & Cultural Projects (Round 2)

Applications close: Monday 8 April 2019 Arts & Cultural Projects (Round 2) offers grants of up to $75,000 for projects and activities delivered by individual artists, cultural practitioners, groups and partnerships. These grants provide an opportunity for arts and cultural activities in NSW to undertake a creative development, engage administrative support for their small arts…

NSW Premier’s History Awards 2019

Entries close: Monday 8 April 2019 Administered by the State Library of NSW, in association with Create NSW, the NSW Premier’s History Award will offer prizes in five categories this year: – Australian History Prize ($15,000) – General History Prize ($15,000) – New South Wales Community and Regional History Prize ($15,000) – Young People’s History…