Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts Development: Individual Artist Development assists with professional development for independent Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and arts workers. Individual artists and arts workers can apply.

Professional development activity may include master classes, short courses, workshops, mentorships, attendance at conferences, attachments to arts organisations or participation in arts residencies.

 Round 1Round 2
Grant amount Project based Up to $10,000
Open date  15 August 2019
Closing date 5pm, 11 February 2019 5pm, 30 September 2019
Notification date 1 April 2019 4 November 2019
Funded activity commencement date 8 April 2019 11 November 2019

The handbook below details eligibility criteria, eligible costs and expenses and how to apply.

Individual Artist Development Handbook  (PDF, 507.6 KB)

Individual Artist Development Handbook  (DOCX, 85.0 KB)

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Previous recipients

September 2019

There were no applications in this category.

February 2019

Performing ArtsProjectAmount
Foul Play Theatre Stepping Stones professional development initiative as part of the company’s upcoming production port emerging theatre practitioner, Alira McKenzie Williams on the company’s upcoming production of Holly Brindley’s Yerma $2,500
Of Desert and Sea Dance The final development and
presentation of Beautiful
$20,000

For more information about this grant or support with the application process, please contact us.