Grants and Funding Information

Applying for grants and funding can often be difficult and overwhelming, and from our own experience, very hard work!  But, you’ve got to be in it to win it!  Good luck!


The Metro Gallery Award, now in its eighth year, is Australia’s richest art award for emerging Australian artists. It has helped launched the careers of several past winners including Ben Quilty, Jackson Slattery and Sam Leach. Get your applications in!

Entries close May 1st, 2010.

$50,000 Metro Art Award – to find out more visit


JUMP directly supports the career development of artists aged 18-30, and in the first five years of their professional practice, by facilitating mentorships with professional artists regarded highly in their chosen art form.

Applications are now open and close Friday, 26 February 2010.

To find out more, visit


ICE and Fairfield City Council have teamed up to provide free information sessions and a grant writing workshop/mentoring program for those interested in applying for a 2010 Community Cultural Development Grant.

Council is calling on artists and community groups to apply for funds up to $4,000 to support arts and cultural projects. Applications are being accepted until Monday 22 March 2010. Funding is provided to projects that address social issues of importance to the local community.

Free Grant Writing Workshop – Monday 22 February
* 10am – 4pm – Whitlam Library, Gough Room, Level 1, Railway Parade, Cabramatta
RSVP: Monday 15 February. Contact Mouna on 02 9897 5744

Pen Donovan Joins Bluethumb

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *