This grant supports the creative development, production and presentation of new work. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individual artists and arts and cultural workers, groups and arts and cultural organisations can apply for projects across all art forms.
To assist you with your application, read the Arts and Culture Grants Program General Guidelines before you apply.
|October 2020||February 2021|
|Grant amount||Up to $25 000||Up to $25 000|
|Open date||21 September 2020||11 January 2021|
|Closing date||5pm 19 October 2020||5pm 8 February 2021|
|Notification date||18 December 2020||23 April 2021|
|Funded activity commencement date||1 January 2021||30 April 2021|
Who can apply:
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individual artists, groups, arts and cultural organisations
- non-Aboriginal led organisations that support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, culture and practice may apply and will need to demonstrate and reference that appropriate consultation and protocols are in place
- funded organisations: small-to-medium organisations, major organisations and Statutory Authorities
- organisations funded through the National Performing Arts Partnership Framework (NPAPF) formerly known as Major Performing Arts (MPA) Companies
- arts and cultural organisations and Aboriginal arts centres may submit and/or auspice grants on behalf of individual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and arts and cultural workers.
Who is ineligible:
- non-Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals.
What you can apply for:
- creative development and/or production or making of work, including research and planning
- exhibitions and touring costs regionally, nationally and internationally
- presentation opportunities to enhance your profile locally, nationally and internationally
- performance opportunities
- research projects.
What this category funds:
- commissioning fees
- creative fees (such as performers, composers, choreographers, designers, producers, curators etc)
- technical personnel and production costs
- travel, living allowance
- marketing costs
- hire of studio, venue and equipment
- curatorial collateral, catalogue essay writer’s fees, catalogue design and printing costs
- documentation (eg, photography and videography)
- exhibition costs.
How to apply
Read How to Apply before you begin preparing your application.
Key Application Information
There are four key elements to your application as listed below.
Upload one document to the Key Application Attachments section which includes the following items:
- Project Summary (up to 300 words, Arial 11pt)
- Project Detail and Rationale (up to 1500 words, Arial 11pt)
Refer to the Assessment Criteria and include:
- objectives of your activity
- professional benefits.
- their role in the activity
- short biography (up to 300 words) or CV for each.
- Project Plan and Timeline
Table format is recommended. Include:
- dates/stages of your activity (highlighting the period of funded activity)
- how and where you will undertake or deliver the activity
- who will be involved at each stage
- expected outcomes at each stage.
Upload letters of support (up to five) and confirmations to the Key Application Attachments section. Combine documents where possible.
Upload materials to the Support Material section.
Refer to How to Apply for information about Support Material.
Use the online template to provide a consolidated budget.
Upload a detailed budget (if required) to the File Upload section of the template. Upload notes to budget (including quotes to support major expenses) to the File Upload section of the template.
Refer to How to Apply for information about application budgets.
For more information or assistance contact ASAGrants@sa.gov.au