Screenworks’ Screen Composing Bootcamp

Applications close: 01 March 2020 Screenworks is offering an opportunity to support the professional development of four regionally-based composers through their annual ‘Screen Composing Bootcamp’ program. The bootcamp involves one-on-one mentoring from professional screen composers to the four selected participants. The mentoring program includes skills development, the opportunity to shadow their mentor to their studios,…

‘A Tale of Coal and Steam’ Project Location Rally Ground, Maitland Expression of Interest

Expression of Interest Close: 1 March 2020 Burton Automotive Hunter Valley Steamfest is a celebration of Maitland’s strong steam and industrial heritage, cementing itself as Australia’s premier festival of steam operating for over 30 years. The event features a diverse steam and diesel rail journey program, vintage machinery, Show ‘n’ Shine car display, kid’s activities…

Creative Koori Projects

Applications close: 2 March 2020 Create NSW’s Creative Koori Projects funding aims to build support for a strong, resilient and exciting Aboriginal arts and cultural sector for NSW. This will be done through embracing the principles of Aboriginal self-determination and putting Aboriginal artists, organisations and communities at the centre of funded cultural and creative activity.…

Heritage Grants Program

Applications close: Wednesday 1 April 2020 The Small Grants Program for Local History and Archives is administered by the Royal Australian Historical Society on behalf of the NSW Government through the Heritage Council of NSW. Grants of up to $5,000 support the work undertaken by local historical societies, community organisations and individuals across NSW. For…

KILGOUR PRIZE 2020

Entries close: Sunday 3 May 2020 The KILGOUR PRIZE is an annual art prize. The KILGOUR PRIZE awards $50,000 every year, and a further $5,000 for the People’s Choice award. The work must be a figurative or portrait painting, that is, representing the human form by means of a figure or likeness. Artists must be…

Carstairs Prize

Entries close: Sunday 6 September 2020 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. The prize is intended to contribute to artwork production costs to assist the successful applicant(s) to…

HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2020

Proposal Applications Due: 6 April 2020 Rookwood General Cemetery invites individual and group proposals for HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2020. Entry is free. Proposals are open to emerging, mid-career and established artists for new or existing works that relate to the exhibition’s themes. They are looking for sculptural works that respond to the cemetery and engage…

Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative

Applications close: 7 April 2020 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…